Table 1: An overview of research work on pharmacological properties of Alstonia boonei.

Plant part usedActivityReference

Stem barkAntiplasmodial (anti-malarial/antipyretic)Bello et al. [51]; Ebiloma et al. [52]; Abel and Busia [53]
Stem barkInsecticidalAbel and Busia, [53]; Oigiangbe et al. [54]
Root barkAnti-inflammatoryOsadebe et al. [55]; Olajide et al. [56]
Stem barkAnalgesic, aphrodisiac, trypanocidal Kweifio-Okai et al. [57]; Asuzu and Anaga [58]
Stem barkSedativeAdesina [59]
Stem barkAnti-snake venomGabriel et al. [60]; Majekodunmi [61]; Olajide et al. [56]
Stem barkinsomniaAsuzu and Anaga [58]
LeavesAntidiabetic Din et al. [62]
Stem barkAntihelminthicWesche et al. [63]
Stem bark, leavesAntimicrobial Adomi [64]; Omoregbe et al. [65]
Stem barkRheumatic painsOlajide et al. [56]
Stem barkAntidiarrhoeal Amole and Ilori [66]
Stem bark Spasmolytic and hypotensiveIwu, [67]; Forster et al. [68]
Stem barkAbortifacient, astringent, immunostimulant potentialsTaiwo et al. [69]
Stem barkAntipsychotic Elisabetsky and Costa-campos [70]