Strophanthus kombe Oliver.

Nota de alcance (en)

Origin

Native to tropical East Africa; runs wild at some places in West Bengal.

Action:

Dry ripe seeds—cardiac glycosides (the mixture is known as Strophanthin-K) act like digitalis but are poorly absorbed from the digestive tract, are given by injection.

Nota bibliográfica (en)

Khare, C.P./ Indian Medicinal Plants. -- Nueva Dheli: Springer, 2007 . - p 629.

Strophanthus kombe Oliver.
Término aceptado: 08-Jun-2021