Cassia acutifolia


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Noun1.Cassia acutifolia - erect shrub having racemes of tawny yellow flowersCassia acutifolia - erect shrub having racemes of tawny yellow flowers; the dried leaves are used medicinally as a cathartic; sometimes placed in genus Cassia
senna - any of various plants of the genus Senna having pinnately compound leaves and showy usually yellow flowers; many are used medicinally
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Key words: motility, anthraquinone, allosteric activation, Cassia podocarpa fruit, Cassia acutifolia fruit, purgation, anti-diarrhoea
The physio-pharmacological effects of the two extracts of both Cassia podocarpa and Cassia acutifolia fruits on the colon clearly showed opposing actions.