Ephedra is a genus of gymnosperm shrubs, the only genus in its family, Ephedraceae, and Ephedra chilensis – Chile, Argentina; Ephedra compacta Rose – widespread in much of Mexico; Ephedra coryi – Cory’s Ephedra. An Ephedra chilensis in uska species han Plantae in nahilalakip ha divisio nga An Ephedra chilensis in nahilalakip ha genus nga Ephedra, ngan familia nga. Andean Joint Fir Pingo Pingo as the locals in Ecuador call it. Native to gravelly slopes in the Andes this went through 9F unprotected in 4 pots the winter of

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Ephedra chilensis

Date 21 July This page was last edited on 17 Decemberat For a review of the alkaloid distribution in different species of the genus Ephedra see Jian-fang Cui Pettitt has stated that “[a] recent examination of the microfauna from the strata into which the grave was cut suggests that the pollen was deposited by the burrowing rodent Meriones persicuswhich is common in the Shanidar microfauna and whose burrowing activity ephedga be observed today”.

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In temperate climatesmost Ephedra species grow on shores or in sandy soils with direct sun exposure. For the use of the plant in medicine, see Ephedra. This article is about the genus Ephedra. Ephedra nevadensis Nevada Mormon tea have not been systematically assayed; based on unpublished ephera investigations, they contain very low levels less than 0. Ephedra fragilis in Mallorca.


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The various species of Ephedra are widespread in many lands, native to southwestern North Americasouthern Europe chilnesis, northern Africasouthwest and central Asianorthern China and western South America.

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Reliable information on the total alkaloid content of the crude drug is difficult to obtain. Pollen of Ephedra spp. Botanical specimen in the Palmengarten, Frankfurt am Main, Germany. Permission Reusing this file. The timestamp is only as accurate as the clock in the camera, and it may be completely wrong. From Wikimedia Commons, the free media repository. Specimens in Palmengarten Frankfurt Ephedra chilensis. You can copy, modify, distribute and perform the work, even chilensiz commercial purposes, all without asking permission.

This file is made available under the Creative Commons CC0 1. Plants of the genus Ephedraincluding E. The Chinese name for Ephedra species is mahuang simplified Chinese: Ephedrine and isomers were already isolated in from Ephedra dystachia and characterized by the Japanese organic chemist Nagai Nagayoshi of the 19th century.

Caffeine consumption in combination with ephedrine has been reported to increase the risk of these cardiovascular events.

Retrieved from ” https: This file contains additional information such as Exif metadata which may have been added by the digital camera, scanner, or software program used to create or digitize it. Alkaloids obtained from the species of Ephedra used in herbal medicines, which are used to synthetically prepare pseudoephedrine and ephedrine, can cause cardiovascular events.


If the file has been modified from its original state, some details such as the timestamp may not fully reflect those of the original file. These compounds are sympathomimetics with stimulant and decongestant qualities and are chemically substituted amphetamines.

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Ephedra is also sometimes called sea grape from the French raisin de mera common name for the flowering plant Coccoloba uvifera.

Gymnosperm genera Ephedraceae Medicinal plants Plants used in traditional Chinese medicine Extant Early Cretaceous first appearances Aptian genus first appearances. Wikimedia Commons has media related to Ephedraceae. Common names in English include joint-pinejointfirMormon-tea or Brigham tea. Ephedra is a genus of gymnosperm shrubsthe only genus in its family, Ephedraceaeand order, Ephedrales.

These events have been associated with arrhythmias, palpitations, tachycardia and myocardial infarction. By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy.

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