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Noun1.Helminthostachys - one species: terrestrial fern of southeastern Asia and Australia
family Ophioglossaceae, Ophioglossaceae - a family of succulent ferns of order Ophioglossales; cosmopolitan in distribution
flowering fern, Helminthostachys zeylanica - Australasian fern with clusters of sporangia on stems of fertile fronds
fern genus - genera of ferns and fern allies
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Ligustrazine [85], water extract of Helminthostachys zeylanica (L.) Hook [86], astragalin as an anti-inflammatory flavonoid present in persimmon leaves and green tea seeds [87], hydroethanolic extract (70%) of M.
Lygodium flexuosum, used by the Khumi healer (along with Helminthostachys zeylanica) for treatment of severe fever, red color of urine, pain in the urinary bladder is used by local peoples of Amarkantak region, Madhya Pradesh, India to treat menorrhagia, insect bite, rheumatism, sprains, scabies, ulcers, eczema, cuts, wounds, and carbuncles (Srivastava et al., 2012).