Leonotis leonurus

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Noun1.Leonotis leonurus - relatively nontoxic South African herb smoked like tobacco
herb, herbaceous plant - a plant lacking a permanent woody stem; many are flowering garden plants or potherbs; some having medicinal properties; some are pests
genus Leonotis, Leonotis - small genus of tropical herbs and subshrubs of South Africa
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Anticonvulsant activity of aqueous extract of Leonotis leonurus, Phytomedicine, 9(3): 217-23.
nepetifolia is marketed on the Internet as an herbal drug possessing calming, sedating and slightly euphoric properties, which are very similar to those induced by Leonotis leonurus (Lion's Tail/wild dagga).
Aims: Marrubiin and an organic extract of Leonotis leonurus were tested in vitro and in vivo for their antidiabetic and anti-inflammatory activities.
Glandular trichomes on vegetative and reproductive organs of Leonotis leonurus (Lamiaceae).
In vitro evidence of antimicrobial synergy between Salvia chamelaeagnea and Leonotis leonurus, South African J.
Water extract of Leonotis leonurus was tested for anticonvulsant activity against seizures produced in mice by pentylenetetrazole, picrotoxin, bicuculline and N-methyl-DL-aspartic acid (intraperitoneal injections).