Cinchona officinalis Linn.

Nota de alcance (en)

Cultivated in West Bengal and Tamil Nadu.

Antimalarial, febrifuge, astringent, orexigenic, sapasmolytic. Also prescribed in amoebic dysentery, jaundice, atonic dyspepsia, night cramps.

Sometimes causes gastric and intestinal irritation.
Quinine is toxic at over 3 g, quinidine at 1 g.

Nota bibliográfica (en)

Khare, C.P./ Indian Medicinal Plants. -- Nueva Dheli: Springer, 2007 . - p. 836.

Cinchona officinalis Linn.
Término aceptado: 22-Mar-2020