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Canavalia ensiformis  (L.) DC.

   

Botanical Name

:

Canavalia ensiformis (L.) DC.

English Name

:

Jack bean, Sword bean, Giant stock-bean, Wonder bean, Horse bean, Seaside-bean, Gotani-bean

Synonym(s)

:

Canavalia gladiata DC. var. ensiformis DC., Dolichos ensiformis L. , Canavalia ensiformis (DC.) Makino, Canavalia ensiformis (L.) DC. var. leucosperma Voigt

Family

:

Fabaceae

 

General Info

Description

A twining plant up to one metre in height. It has deep roots, which makes it drought resistant. The plant can spread via long runners. Leaves are shiny. The flowers are pink-purple in colour. The pods are up to 36 cm long with large white seeds.

Herb Effects

Amyolytic, antiaggregant, antiallergic, antiherpetic, antihistaminic, antiinflammatory, antimetabolic, antioxidant, antiviral, fungicide, hemolytic, hypocholesterolemic, mitogenic, hypotensive

Links

Canavalia ensiformis - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Chemistry

Active Ingredients

Alanine, arginine, betonicine, canaline, canavanine, choline, concanavalin A, glycine, trigonelline (seed); ascorbic acid, beta-carotene, niacin, riboflavin, thiamin (fruit); genistein (leaf diffusate)

Chemistry of Active Ingredients
Product Categories

Name

CAS#

IUPAC Name

Formula

Structure

Product Categories
Alanine 35597-43-4 2-[2-[2-amino-4-(hyd
roxy-methyl-phosphor
yl)-butanoyl]aminopr
opanoylami no]propa
noic acid
C11H22N3O6P Click Here To Enlarge
Arginine 7004-12-8 2-amino-5-guanidino-
pentanoic acid
C6H14N4O2 Click Here To Enlarge
Betonicine Not Available (2R)-4-hydroxy-1,1-d
imethyl-2,3,4,5-tetr
ahydropyrrole-2-carb
oxylate
C7H13NO3
Canaline Not Available (2S)-2-amino-4-amino
oxy-butanoic acid
C4H10N2O3
Canavanine Not Available 2-amino-4-(diaminome
thylideneamino)oxy-b
utanoic acid
C5H12N4O3
Concanavalin A Not Available Not Available Not Available
Glycine 87867-94-5 2-aminoacetic acid C2H5NO2 Click Here To Enlarge
Trigonelline 6138-40-5 1-methylpyridine-5-c
arboxylate
C7H7NO2 Click Here To Enlarge
Ascorbic acid Not Available 2-(1,2-dihydroxyethy
l)-4,5-dihydroxy-fur
an-3-one
C6H8O6 Click Here To Enlarge
Beta carotene 7235-40-7 3,7,12,16-tetramethy
l-1,18-bis(2,6,6-tri
methyl-1-cyclohexeny
l)-octadec a-1,3,5,
7,9,11,13,15,17-nona
ene
C40H56 Click Here To Enlarge
Niacin 99148-57-9 Pyridine-3-carboxyli
c acid
C6H5NO2 Click Here To Enlarge
Riboflavin Not Available Not Available C17H21N4O9P Click Here To Enlarge
Thiamin 59-43-8 2-[3-[(4-amino-2-met
hyl-pyrimidin-5-yl)m
ethyl]-4-methyl-1-th
ia-3-azoni acyclope
nta-2,4-dien-5-yl]et
hanol
C12H17N4OS+ Click Here To Enlarge
Genistein 446-72-0 4,5-dihydroxy-3-(4-h
ydroxyphenyl)-chrome
n-7-one
C15H10O5 Click Here To Enlarge

Pharmacology

Medicinal Use

The leaves are used to treat allergies, burns, capillary fragility, gynecopathy, herpes, high blood pressure, high cholesterol, infections, inflammations and mycosis.

Reference

James A Duke and Maryl Fulton. Handbook of Medicinal Herbs - 2nd Edition, P: 716, CRC Press July 2002.

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