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cissus

(ˈsɪsəs)
n
(Plants) any plant of the climbing genus Cissus, some species of which, esp the kangaroo vine (C. antarctica) from Australia, are grown as greenhouse or house plants for their shiny green or mottled leaves: family Vitaceae
[New Latin, from Greek kissos ivy]
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Background: Cissus quadrangularis is a plant with great medicinal value and different parts of the plant is traditionally used for the treatment of skin infections, constipation, piles, anaemia, asthma, irregular menstruation, burns and wounds.
Derived from Cissus quadrangularis, Synetrim CQ reduces the absorption of dietary fat, carbohydrates and starch-derived sugar by limiting the activity of the fat-digesting enzyme lipase, as well as alpha-amylase and alpha-glucosidase, which break down starch carbohydrates and starch-derived sugar.
These include cissus, curcumin, garlic extract, ginger, herbal skullcap, and more.
Byles & Rowley] Cephalocereus millspaughii Salt Pond/Great March 26, Inagua 1933 (b) Cissus intermedia A.
Assessment of antimicrobial activity of the essential oil from the stem powder of Cissus populnea and the leaves of Sesamum radiatum, herbal medications for male infertility factor.
When village people have bone fracture, kabirajes use paste of Cissus quadrangularis leaf and stem to treat.
In the present study we have evaluated the antimicrobial effect of the extracts of two widely available herbs in India, Aloe vera and Cissus quandrangularis against two different bacterial and fungal plant pathogens, Xanthomonas compestris, Pseudomonas fulva and Aspergillus flavus, Aspergillus niger respectively.
Fast-growing indoor plants can quickly outgrow a room, a cissus or philodendron easily swamping a windowsill in less than a year.
Evers (1968) listed this species from Cissus sicyoides and Vitis tiliaefolia.
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