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Ephedra gerardiana  Wall.

   

Botanical Name

:

Ephedra gerardiana Wall.

English Name

:

Ephedra

Synonym(s)

:

Ephedra vulgaris Hook.

Family

:

Ephedraceae

 

General Info

Description

A small, nearly erect shrub, variable in size, but typically not exceeding a few inches in height. It bears dark green, cylindrical, striated, often curved branches arising in whorls; internodes of branchlets, 1-4 cm. long and 1-2 mm. diam. Fruit ovoid, red, sweet and edible, containing 1 or 2 seeds, more or less enclosed by succulent bracts.

Herb Effects

Cardiotonic, contraceptive, diuretic, oxytocic and dilates the bronchial tubes (plant); cardiac and circulatory stimulant (tincture)

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Chemistry

Active Ingredients

Ephedroxane and pseudo-ephedrine; ellagic acid, ephedrine, gallic acid (plant); terpineol (essential oil)

Chemistry of Active Ingredients
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Name

CAS#

IUPAC Name

Formula

Structure

Product Categories
Ephedroxane 16251-46-0 3,4-dimethyl-5-pheny
l-oxazolidin-2-one
C11H13NO2 Click Here To Enlarge
Ellagic acid Not Available Not Available C14H6O8 Click Here To Enlarge
Ephedrine 6912-63-6 2-methylamino-1-phen
yl-propan-1-ol
C10H15NO Click Here To Enlarge
Gallic acid 149-91-7 3,4,5-trihydroxybenz
oic acid
C7H6O5 Click Here To Enlarge
Terpineol 8006-39-1 2-(4-methyl-1-cycloh
ex-3-enyl)propan-2-o
l
C10H18O Click Here To Enlarge

Pharmacology

Medicinal Use

Asthma problems with allergies and bronchitis (plant); rheumatism, urinary maladies and headaches; for controlling asthmatic attack (liquid extract)

Reference

Chandel et al., Biodiversity in Medicinal and Aromatic Plants in India.


Uniyal et al., Medicinal Flora of Garhwal Himalayas.

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