Strychnos


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Strychnos

[′strik‚nōs]
(botany)
A genus of tropical trees and shrubs of the order Loganiaceae.
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Dhanabal, "Phytochemical analysis and standardization of Strychnos nux-vomica extract through HPTLC techniques," Asian Pacific J.
Altoe et al., "Strychnos pseudoquina modulates the morphological reorganization of the scar tissue of second intention cutaneous wounds in rats," PLoS One, vol.
Strychnos potatorum: Phytochemical and pharmacological review.
Afolayan, "In -vitro and -vivo antioxidant activities of aqueous extract of Strychnos henningsii (Gilg)," African Journal of Pharmacy and Pharmacology, vol.
Strychnos species showed high variation in terms of frequency, density, and dominance in all stages.
Brucine is a bitter alkaloid extracted from the Strychnos nux-vomica tree, found in Southeast Asia.
Traditional Chinese medicine "Ma-Qian-Zi" is a dry, mature seed of Strychnos nux-vomica Linn.
Poisonous plants encountered in India include [6] (1) contact irritant poisons-castor, calotropis, croton, glory lily, marking nut, papaya, and red pepper; (2) cardiotoxic glycosides--aconite, autumn crocus, and common oleander; (3) neurotoxic plants--calotropis, cassava, datura, strychnos; (4) hepatotoxic plants--neem; and (5) miscellaneous toxic plants and plant products--areca nut and Cleistanthus collinus.
the pleiotropic anti-inflammatory effects of a polyherbal formulation consisting of water-soluble fractions of five medicinal plants (Commiphora mukul, Terminalia arjuna, Boswellia serrata, Semecarpus anacardium and Strychnos nux vomica) were demonstrated, i.e.
In vitro cytotoxicity study of Agave americana, Strychnos nuxvomica and Areca catechu extracts using MCF-7 cell line.
The survey has shown the occurrence of Chloroxylon swietenia, Acacia chundra, Azadirachta indica, Erythroxylum monogynum, Strychnos potatorum, Holoptelia integrifolia, Atalantia monophylla, Albizia amara, Dalbergia lanceolaria, Manilkara hexandra, Vitex altissima in most of the sample plots.