Okoubaka Aubrevillei, often referred to as just Okoubaka, is a member of the Octonemataceae family. Okoubaka comes from West Africa. The dried bark is used medicinally. Okoubaka is used in the prevention and treatment of poisoning. In studies, okoubaka has shown the ability to stimulate the body's defense mechanisms against poisonings. Effectiveness has been seen with food-poisoning, pesticide poisoning, and many self-poisoning (auto toxic) diseases. An an allergy inhibits the ability of the body's defense mechanism, or the immune system. Okoubaka helps the body regain control and normalizes the immune system to fight off other potential aggressors.