Piper longum


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Related to Piper longum: Plumbago zeylanica, Tinospora cordifolia
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Noun1.Piper longum - slender tropical climber of the eastern Himalayas
genus Piper, Piper - type genus of the Piperaceae: large genus of chiefly climbing tropical shrubs
pepper vine, true pepper - any of various shrubby vines of the genus Piper
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Piperine from the fruits of Piper longum with inhibitory effect on monoamine oxidase and antidepressant-like activity.
A piperidine alkaloid from Piper longum fruit was found to be active against mosquito larvae of Cx.
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.
Aller-7 is a patented blend of seven herbal extracts, including Phyllanthus emblica (fruit), Terminalia chebula (fruit), Terminalia bellerica (fruit), Albizia lebbeck (bark), Zingiber officinale (root), Piper longum (fruit) and Piper nigrum (fruit).
More than 10 years in the making, Aller-7 is a patented blend of seven herbal extracts, including Phyllanthus emblica (fruit), Terminalia chebula (fruit), Terminalia bellerica (fruit), Albizia lebbeck (bark), Zingiber officinale (root), Piper longum (fruit) and Piper nigrum (fruit).
Piperlongumine, a constituent of Piper longum L, inhibits rabbit platelet aggregation as a thromboxane A2 receptor antagonist.
Latha et al (16) reported Piper longum and Zingiber wightianum extracts at 80 mg/l causing complete mortality in Cx.
Piper longum is a component of Indian traditional medicine reported to be used as a remedy for treating gonorrhea, menstrual pain, tuberculosis, sleeping problems, respiratory tract infection, chronic gut-related pain and arthritic conditions (Ghoshal et al.