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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According to one report prolonged ingestion of a health drink by an adult made from senna extract (Cassia acutifolia) resulted in severe hepatotoxicity (26).
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