Melissa officinalis

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Noun1.Melissa officinalis - bushy perennial Old World mint having small white or yellowish flowers and fragrant lemon-flavored leavesMelissa officinalis - bushy perennial Old World mint having small white or yellowish flowers and fragrant lemon-flavored leaves; a garden escapee in northern Europe and North America
lemon balm - lemony leaves used for a tisane or in soups or fruit punches
herb, herbaceous plant - a plant lacking a permanent woody stem; many are flowering garden plants or potherbs; some having medicinal properties; some are pests
genus Melissa, Melissa - a genus of Old World mints of the family Labiatae
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Existe potencial de emplear los extractos etanolicos de Gliricidia septum, Melissa officinalis y Coleus amboinicus obtenidos a partir de sus brotes jovenes (cogollos) para favorecer la propagacion vegetativa de la morera durante la fase inicial de crecimiento, lo cual podria contribuir a establecer un manejo organico para esta especie.
According to this survey and documents of traditional manuscripts, six medicinal herbs including Myrtus communis, Melissa officinalis, Ocimum basilicum, Malus domestica, Terminalia chebula, and Curcuma zedoaria were cited for both cardiology and geriatric approaches.
Melissa officinalis (lemon balm) is a rich source of phenolic compounds that has previously demonstrated effect on glucose and lipid metabolism in animal studies, but evidence in humans is limited.
Avaliacao da atividade antibacteriana dos extratos metanolico e hexanico do caule folhado de Melissa Officinalis.
Melissa officinalis extract in the treatment of patients with mild to moderate Alzheimer's disease: a double blind, randomised, placebo controlled trial.
The remedy also contains melissa officinalis (lemon balm) extract, that relieves the tension of the esophageal muscles and makes breathing easier.
It is important to determine if natural bioactive compounds (extracts of Melissa officinalis and rosmarinic acid), the neuroprotective effect of which is proven, could be potential candidates for additional therapy in brain cancer cases.
Melissa officinalis can be classified in three subspecies: (I) ssp.
Anxiolytic effects of the aqueous extracts of Melissa officinalis and the role of opioid receptors in mice.
y otros cuatro autores, Antiviral activity of the volatile oils of Melissa officinalis L.