Lobelia inflata


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Noun1.Lobelia inflata - North American wild lobelia having small blue flowers and inflated capsules formerly used as an antispasmodicLobelia inflata - North American wild lobelia having small blue flowers and inflated capsules formerly used as an antispasmodic
lobelia - any plant or flower of the genus Lobelia
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A possible mechanism of antidepressant activity of beta-amyrin palmitate isolated from Lobelia inflata leaves in the forced swimming test.
Lobeline, a piperidine alkaloid from Lobelia inflata and several other Lobelia species, inhibited P-gp activity.
By the end of July, species in this habitat include Agrimonia rostellata (woodland agrimony), Chasmanthium latifolium (spangle grass), Helianthus divaricatus (woodland sunflower), Lobelia inflata (Indian tobacco), Oenothera biennis (evening primrose), Polygonum virginianum (Virginia knotweed), Silene stellata (starry campion), and Verbena urticifolia (white vervain), to name the most conspicuous.