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Noun1.Holarrhena - genus of deciduous trees and shrubs of tropical Africa and Asia
dicot genus, magnoliopsid genus - genus of flowering plants having two cotyledons (embryonic leaves) in the seed which usually appear at germination
Apocynaceae, dogbane family, family Apocynaceae - chiefly tropical trees or shrubs or herbs having milky juice and often showy flowers; many are sources of drugs
conessi, Holarrhena antidysenterica, Holarrhena pubescens, ivory tree, kurchee, kurchi - tropical Asian tree with hard white wood and bark formerly used as a remedy for dysentery and diarrhea
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Gilani, "Studies on the in vitro and in vivo antiurolithic activity of Holarrhena antidysenterica " Urological Research, vol.
Holarrhena antidysenterica was used by the Kaviraj against tooth pain.
He extracted numerous important compounds from Rauwolfia Serpentina, Holarrhena and Melia Azadirachata that is helpful for the field of medicinal sciences in Pakistan.
He extracted numerous important compounds from Rauwolfia Serpentina (chaand buti), Holarrhena (Kurchi) and Melia Azadirachata (Neem) that is helpful in the field of medicinal sciences in Pakistan.
This result is in concordance with the rate and the antioxidant activity displayed by Holarrhena pubescens Wall.
Plant materials include Acorus calamus (Araceae) stem, Asparagus racemosus (Asparagaceae) root, Aegle marmelos (Rutaceae) leaves and fruits, Cassia fistula (Fabaceae) fruits, Gymnema sylvestre (Asclepiadaceae) leaves, Holarrhena antidysenterica (Apocynaceae) bark, Mimusops elengi (Sapotaceae) bark, Ocimum sanctum (Lamiaceae) leaves, Piper longum (Piperaceae) leaves, Sapindus trifoliatus (Sapindaceae) fruits, Terminalia arjuna (Combretaceae) bark, Terminalia bellerica (Combretaceae) fruits, Terminalia chebula (Combretaceae) fruits and Withania somnifera (Solanaceae) roots.
A study of Indian Medicinal Plants: Holarrhena antidysentrica Wall.
et du bois actuel de comparaison, Holarrhena floribunda (G.
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Cytotoxic and leishmanicidal aminoglycosteroids and aminosteroids from Holarrhena curtisii.
Some of these that are available in the state are: Adathoda vasica emblica officinalis; Eupatorium adoratum ervatamia coronaria; Garcinia spp; Holarrhena adtidysentarica; Indirgoferatinctoria, etc.
In combination with Holarrhena antidysenterica, Aegle marmelos, Zingiber officinale, Piper nigrum, Phyllanthus emblica, Plumbago zeylanica, and Morinda angustifolia, Piper longum was used by the Kaviraj to treat blood dysentery.