Holarrhena pubescens

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Noun1.Holarrhena pubescens - tropical Asian tree with hard white wood and bark formerly used as a remedy for dysentery and diarrhea
genus Holarrhena, Holarrhena - genus of deciduous trees and shrubs of tropical Africa and Asia
tree - a tall perennial woody plant having a main trunk and branches forming a distinct elevated crown; includes both gymnosperms and angiosperms
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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].
Anti-bacterial steroid alkaloids have been isolated from the stem bark of Holarrhena pubescens Wall.