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Noun1.Holarrhena - genus of deciduous trees and shrubs of tropical Africa and Asia
dicot genus, magnoliopsid genus - genus of flowering plants having two cotyledons (embryonic leaves) in the seed which usually appear at germination
Apocynaceae, dogbane family, family Apocynaceae - chiefly tropical trees or shrubs or herbs having milky juice and often showy flowers; many are sources of drugs
conessi, Holarrhena antidysenterica, Holarrhena pubescens, ivory tree, kurchee, kurchi - tropical Asian tree with hard white wood and bark formerly used as a remedy for dysentery and diarrhea
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The water extract, ethyl acetate extract and methanol extract obtained from Platycarya strobilacea infructescence showed antioxidant activity, the ethyl acetate fraction of Holarrhena pubescens showed antioxidant activity (70%) [31, 36].
Rao, "Effect of the standardized extract of Holarrhena antidysenterica seeds against Streptozotocin-induced diabetes in rats," International Journal of Pharma Research & Review, vol.
Nkengfack, "Lupeol long-chain fatty acid esters with antimalarial activity from Holarrhena floribunda," Journal of Natural Products, vol.
-87 Lettok Gyi Holarrhena pubescens Wall.Ex G don (88) Lezamwe * (89) Lin Yaw Dillenia parviflora Griff.
Niranjali Devaraj, "Antibacterial and antidiarrhoeal effects of alkaloids of Holarrhena antidysenterica Wall," Indian Journal of Experimental Biology (IJEB), vol.
Nine plant part extracts viz.; Kalmegh (Andrographis paniculata) leaf, Neem (Azadirachta indica) leaf, Datura (Datura stramonium) leaf, Nilgiri (Eucalyptus citriodora) leaf, Karange (Pongamia pinnata) leaf, Garlic (Allium sativum) bulb, Jangli tulshi (Hiptis suaveolens) leaf, Kara (Holarrhena antidysenterica) leaf and Onion (Allium cepa) bulb extract with one standard fungicides Hinosan (Ediphenphas) were evaluated in vitro for antimicrobial properties against Pyricularia grisea using poisoned food technique.
Gilani, "Studies on the in vitro and in vivo antiurolithic activity of Holarrhena antidysenterica " Urological Research, vol.
Holarrhena antidysenterica was used by the Kaviraj against tooth pain.
He extracted numerous important compounds from Rauwolfia Serpentina, Holarrhena and Melia Azadirachata that is helpful for the field of medicinal sciences in Pakistan.
He extracted numerous important compounds from Rauwolfia Serpentina (chaand buti), Holarrhena (Kurchi) and Melia Azadirachata (Neem) that is helpful in the field of medicinal sciences in Pakistan.
Atul, "Anti-malarial activity of Holarrhena antidysenterica and Viola canescens, plants traditionally used against malaria in the Garhwal region of north-west Himalaya," Malaria Journal, vol.