Evolvulus alsinoides is a very variable, perennial plant with slender, more or less branched stems that can become somewhat woody. A number of stems Convolvulus alsinoides L. Synonym. Convolvulus fugacissimus Hochst. ex Choisy. Synonym. Convolvulus linifolius L. Synonym. Evolvulus angustifolius Roxb. Key Words: Evolvulus alsinoides, Pharmacology, Pharmacognosy, Phytochemistry. INTRODUCTION. Medicinal plants have been used indigenously in the.

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Known or potential benefits of the species for humans, at a direct economic level, as instruments of education, prospecting, eco-tourism, etc. Our evidence-based analysis features 23 unique references to scientific papers. It is one of the plants included in Dasapushpamthe ten sacred flowers evolvukus Kerala. Evolvulus alsinoides is one of the four herbs that is given the common name of Shankhapushpi, and appears to be a nootropic agent with comparable potency to Piracetam in otherwise healthy young rats.

Evolvulus has been found to inhibit the acetylcholinesterase enzyme evolvhlus an IC 50 of Fruiting throughout the year.

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Evolvulus alsinoides (Convolvulaceae): an American herb in the Old World.

Brown van Ooststroom Diagnostic Keys. Renu, Sanjana Julias Thilakar, D. It has a natural pantropical distribution encompassing tropical and warm-temperate regions of Australasia, Indomalaya, Polynesia, Sub-Saharan Africa and the Americas.


The mechanisms and exact bioactives underlying these benefits are not currently known, but seem to be localized more in the ethanolic extract and are thought to be alkaloids. Or, Login with your user alsunoides. It includes published material or suggestions from the author or others.

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However, benefits to ecosystems not specific to humans are best treated under Risk statement what happens when the organism is removed. General description evolvuls the sites where the species is found ecosystem, forest, environment or microhabitat. Vitexin [14] and 4-methoxyvitexin [1]. Demography and Conservation Demography and Conservation. Angiosperm diversity in Doaba region of Punjab, India Desc: SubSpecies Varieties Races Evolvulus alsinoides var.

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The current map showing distribution of species is only indicative. Sagareshwar Wildlife Sanctuary in southern Maharashtra is one of the smallest sanctuaries in the efolvulus The portal will be unavailable all day on Sunday 23rd Dec for maintenance. A number of varieties and subspecies are recognised.

J Enzyme Inhib Med Chem. Common along foothills, lower slopes, scrub jungles even in poor soils, on bare exposed slopes. Flower In axillary, solitary; blue with alsijoides throat. Evolvulus alsinoides is one of four herbs referred to as Shankhapushpi and is traditionally used in Ayurveda for nootropic and psychotropic effects. There is no human data on this plant at this moment in time. It may become a weed in some situations. Overview Overview Diagnostic Diagnostic Keys.

Evolvulus pudicus Hance ex Walpers. Nomenclature and Classification Nomenclature and Classification. Checklists specific search options Observed during. Remember me Forgot password? Evolvine alkaloid, structure currently unknown [11] [12]. Birds take the young stem for the construction of their nests.

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