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Definition of Cephaelis Ipecacuanha

Cephaelis Ipecacuanha
Ipecacuanha Ip`e*cac`u*an"ha, n. [Pg. ipecacuanha (cf. Sp. ipecacuana); fr. Braz. ipe-kaa-guena, prop., a creeping plant that causes vomiting.] (Med. & Bot.) The root of a Brazilian rubiaceous herb (Cepha["e]lis Ipecacuanha), largely employed as an emetic; also, the plant itself; also, a medicinal extract of the root. Many other plants are used as a substitutes; among them are the black or Peruvian ipecac (Psychotria emetica), the white ipecac (Ionidium Ipecacuanha), the bastard or wild ipecac (Asclepias Curassavica), and the undulated ipecac (Richardsonia scabra).

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- com/eclectic/sayre/cephaelis.html R05CA04 (WHO) therapeutic classification "Ipecacuanha" . Encyclopædia Britannica (11th ed.). 1911. "Ipecacuanha" . New International...
- refers to: Ipecacuanha, a drug commonly referred to as ipecac, the dried root of Cephaelis ipecacuanha, a plant from Brazil. The ipecacuanha from that...
- Cephaeline is an alkaloid that is found in Cephaelis ipecacuanha and other plant species including Psychotria a****inata. Cephaeline induces vomiting by...
- Baldingera Dennst. Callicocca Schreb. Calycodendron A.C.Sm. Camptopus Hook.f. Cephaelis Sw. Chesnea Scop. Coddingtonia S.Bowdich Codonocalyx Miers ex Lindl. Delpechia...
- C****upa Humb. & Bonpl. = Isertia Schreb. Catesbaea L. Catunaregam Wolf Cephaelis Sw. = Psychotria L. Cephalanthus L. Cephalidium A.Rich. = Breonia A.Rich...