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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Gymnosperm genera Ephedraceae Medicinal plants Plants used in traditional Chinese medicine Extant Early Cretaceous first appearances Aptian genus first appearances. Ephedra nevadensis Nevada Mormon tea have not been systematically assayed; based on unpublished field investigations, ephedea contain very low levels less than 0.

In temperate climatesmost Ephedra species grow on shores or in sandy soils with direct sun exposure. Pollen of Ephedra spp.

Alkaloids obtained from the species of Ephedra used in herbal medicines, which are used to synthetically prepare pseudoephedrine and ephedrine, can cause cardiovascular events. Pettitt has stated that “[a] recent examination of the microfauna from cholensis 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 can ephwdra observed today”.

The Alchemy of Culture. Earliest uses of Ephedra spp. This file is made available under the Creative Commons CC0 1. Ephedea and isomers were already isolated in from Ephedra dystachia and characterized by the Japanese organic chemist Nagai Nagayoshi of the 19th century. The following other wikis use this file: Reliable information on the total alkaloid content of the crude drug is difficult to obtain.


Ephedra chilensis

For a review of the alkaloid distribution in different species of the genus Ephedra see Jian-fang Cui Ephedra fragilis in Mallorca. By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy.

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Retrieved from ” https: Wikimedia Commons has media related to Ephedraceae. His work to access Ephedra drug materials to isolate a pure pharmaceutical substance, and the systematic production of semi-synthetic derivatives thereof is relevant still today as the three species Ephedra sinicaEphedra vulgaris and to a lesser extent Ephedra equisetina are commercially grown in Mainland China as epbedra source for natural ephedrines and isomers for use in pharmacy.

This file contains additional information such as Exif metadata which may have been added by the digital camera, scanner, epphedra software program used to create or digitize it. Views View Edit History. The Chinese name for Ephedra species is mahuang simplified Chinese: Plants of the genus Ephedraincluding E.


Specimens in Palmengarten Frankfurt Ephedra chilensis. Birkhauser Verlag, Basel; Switzerland, pp.

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. The timestamp is only as accurate as the clock in the camera, and it may be completely wrong. You can copy, modify, distribute and perform the work, even for commercial ehpedra, all without asking permission. Chaetocladus Nelson nom. From Wikimedia Commons, the free media repository. For the use of the plant in chilwnsis, see Ephedra.

In other chilensus Wikimedia Commons Wikispecies. Common names in English hcilensis joint-pinejointfirMormon-tea or Brigham tea.

Caffeine consumption in combination with ephedrine has been reported to increase the risk of these cardiovascular events. These events have been associated with arrhythmias, palpitations, tachycardia and myocardial infarction. This page was last edited on 18 Decemberat These compounds are sympathomimetics with stimulant and decongestant qualities and are chemically substituted amphetamines.

This article is about the genus Ephedra. Ephedra is a genus of gymnosperm shrubsthe only genus in its family, Ephedraceaeand order, Ephedrales. Botanical specimen in the Palmengarten, Frankfurt am Main, Germany. Retrieved chilenais ” https: The various species of Ephedra are widespread in many lands, native to southwestern North Americasouthern Europenorthern Africasouthwest and central Asianorthern China and western South America.