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bitter apple

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bitter apple

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(Plants) another name for colocynth

col•o•cynth

(ˈkɒl ə sɪnθ)

n.
1. Also called bitter apple. a Mediterranean and S Asian plant, Citrullus colocynthis, of the gourd family, bearing a round, yellow or green fruit with a bitter pulp.
2. a drug derived from the pulp of the fruit, used as a purgative.
[1555–65; < Latin colocynthis < Greek kolokynthís, variant of kolókyntha bitter gourd]
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In the present study the extract of Citrullus colocynthis in different solvents were evaluated on second instar larvae of H.
Effect of Gymnema sylvestre, Citrullus colocynthis and Artemisia absinthium on blood glucose and lipid profile in diabetic human.
Toxicity with this plant as well as Citrullus colocynthis Schrad (Cucurbitaceae), also known as bitter apple, has been reported in the south, center, and east of Iran.
7: Usage frequency of the most popular species in Er-Rich Rosmarinus officinalis 95 Thymus satureioides 74 Mentha suaveolens 63 Artemisia herba-alba 48 Foeniculum vulgare 39 Mentha pulegium 37 Peganum harmala 37 Chenopodium ambrosioides 25 Dittrichia viscosa 24 Citrullus colocynthis 23 Lactuca serriola 20 Juniperus phoenica 18 Capparis spinosa 14 Note: Table made from bar graph.
The six main local plant species that we have found and which can act against scorpion envenomations are: Hammada scoparia with a percentage of 74%; Artemisia herba-alba with 8%; Cotula cinerea and Citrullus colocynthis at 6%, Artemisia arborescens with 4% and Nicotiana tabacum with 2%; belonging to four botanical families (Table 1).
Citrullus colocynthis [Figure 8] are used for dog and insect bites, while Myrtus communis is used for scorpion stings.
12] The Citrullus colocynthis (CC), also known as bitter apple, is traditionally used in Mediterranean countries as infusions to treat diabetes and hemorrhoids and acts as purgative and antiinflammatory agents.
In the Mangampeta mining area, the predominantly occurring plants are Tephrosia purpurea, Tridax procumbens, Ocimum sanctum, Anisomeles malabarica, Cissus quadrangularis, Kirganelia reticulata, and Citrillus colocynthis, Some important tree species in this area include Pongamia pinnata and Prosopis juliflora, Agricultural lands with paddy and plantations such as banana, lemon, orange, and mango cover the plains around Mangampeta (Raghu, 2001).
Nessa fase inicial (em 30 de marco de 2014), outro tratamento iniciou e continuou ate o fim da lesao, um medico homeopata orientou que o atleta deveria ficar com a perna para o alto para melhorar a circulacao e recomendou o medicamento em tabletes Arnica C1, Ruta C1, Colocynthis C3 e Hypericuny C3 de uma em uma hora.
Topical Citrullus colocynthis (bitter apple) extract oil in painful diabetic neuropathy: A double-blind randomised placebo-controlled trial.
Asi, Appraisal of Secondary Metabolites in in vitro Cultures of Citrullus colocynthis (L.