A shrub native to China and India. The stems and roots are used in traditional medicine as a diuretic and for asthma, bronchitis, and cough. It has also been promoted as a decongestant, a weight loss aid, and as a supplement to increase energy. Ma huang may cause high blood pressure, increased heart...
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Name for Ephedra equisetina. ... Origin: Chinese ... (05 Mar 2000) ...
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Type: Term Pronunciation: mah-hwahng′ Definitions: 1. Chinese name for Ephedra equisetina.
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[n] - Chinese ephedra yielding ephedrine
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Ephedra sinica noun Chinese ephedra yielding ephedrine
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(from the article `ephedrine`) alkaloid used as a decongestant drug. It is obtainable from plants of the genus Ephedra, particularly the Chinese species E. sinica, and it has been ... ...(Indian hemp). Chaulmoogra oil was used by the Chinese for leprosy from at least the 14th century, and about a ce...
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1) Chinese ephedra yielding ephedrine 2) Ephedra 3) Ephedra sinica 4) Joint fir
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Malanzhuang (?) is a township-level division situated in Tangshan, Hebei, China. ...
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Matthew Huang (born March 26, 1984 in Vancouver) is a Canadian competitive swimmer. At age 15, Huang qualified for the Canadian National Swimming team. In 2000, he qualified as a member of the Canadian Olympic Swimming team to compete in Sydney, Australia. Huang would go on to represent Canada at m...
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