Cephaelis Ipecacuanha
Ipecacuanha Ip`e*cac`u*an"ha ([i^]p`[-e]*k[a^]k`[-u]*[a^]n"[.a]), n. [Pg. ipecacuanha (cf. Sp. ipecacuana); fr. Braz. ipe-kaa-guena, prop., a creeping plant that causes vomiting.] (Med. & Bot.) The root of a Brazilian rubiaceous herb ({Cepha["e]lis Ipecacuanha}), largely employed as an emetic; also, the plant itself; also, a medicinal extract of the root. Many other plants are used as a substitutes; among them are the black or Peruvian ipecac ({Psychotria emetica}), the white ipecac ({Ionidium Ipecacuanha}), the bastard or wild ipecac ({Asclepias Curassavica}), and the undulated ipecac ({Richardsonia scabra}). [1913 Webster]

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  • Cephaelis ipecacuanha — ID 16835 Symbol Key CEIP Common Name ipecac Family Rubiaceae Category Dicot Division Magnoliophyta US Nativity Cultivated, or not in the U.S. US/NA Plant Yes State Distribution N/A Growth Habit N/A …   USDA Plant Characteristics

  • Cephaelis Ipecacuanha — Baill. Ipecac (E); Raicilla (S); Poaja (C). the roots are collected avidly in Darien. As the ipecac of commerce, it is a valuable emetic for children who have ingested poison, and is still used widely, even in the United States. There is a Darien …   EthnoBotanical Dictionary

  • CEPHAëLIS IPECACUANHA (BROT.) A. RICH. - ИПЕКАКУАНА, РВОТНЫЙ КОРЕНЬ — см. 893. Кустарник. С. ipecacuanha (Brot.) A. Rich. Ипекакуана, Рвотный корень Bull. Fac. Med. 4 (1818) 9. Burkill (1935) 510. Атлас лек. раст. (1962) 204, рис. Алексеев (1964) 133, рис. S y n. Calicocca ipecacuanha Brot.; Ipecacuanha officinalis …   Справочник растений

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  • Ipecacuanha — Taxobox name = Ipecacuanha image width = 250px regnum = Plantae divisio = Magnoliophyta classis = Magnoliopsida ordo = Gentianales familia = Rubiaceae genus = Psychotria species = P. ipecacuanha binomial = Psychotria ipecacuanha Ipecacuanha (… …   Wikipedia

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