Bryophyllum

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Bryophyllum

genus of African and Madagascan plants in the family Crassulaceae. Contain bufadienolide, cardiac glycosides; causes dyspnea, diarrhea, cardiomyopathy. Includes B. daigremontium, B. daigremontium × B. tubiflorum, B. fedtschenkoi, B. proliferum. Called also Kalanchoe.

Bryophyllum pinnatum
B. calycinum, Cotyledon pinnata, live-leaf-of-resurrection plant.
Bryophyllum tubiflorum
B. delagoense (and its hybrid with B. daigremontianum). Called also mother-of-millions.
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Aims: To determine if the phytotherapeutic agent, Bryophyllum pinnatum, could serve as an alternative drug for the overactive bladder syndrome, and to characterise the fraction responsible for the inhibition of detrusor contractility.
The new species described here, was collected from the leaves of Bryophyllum pinnatum (Lam.
In Vitro Antimicrobial Activity of Crude Extracts from Plants Bryophyllum pinnatum and Kalanchoe crenata.
The ages of the 300 respondents used in this study ranged from 29 to 70 years, The highest number was recorded with those around 40 years of age where over one-third of the subjects fell within, There were different traditional practices used by the respondents and these included: leaves of Bryophyllum pinnatum (67.
In the present study, we investigated the sedative effect of Bryophyllum pinnatum, a phytotherapeutic medication used in anthroposophic medicine.
In vitro experiments of Bryophyllum pinnatum (BP) on porcine bladder muscle have shown a muscle-relaxing effect.
Keywords: Bryophyllum pinnatum Oxybutynin Detrusor muscle Muscle relaxation Muscle contraction Overactive bladder Urinary incontinence
Anti-inflammatory action of Bryophyllum pinnatum leaf extract.
Aims: The use of preparations from Bryophyllum pinnatum (Lamarck) Oken (Kalanchoe pinnata (Lamarck) Persoon) in tocolysis is supported by clinical evidence.
Neuropharmacological effects of aqueous leaf extract of Bryophyllum pinnatum in mice.
The use of preparations from Bryophyllum pinnatum in tocolysis is supported by both clinical (retrospective comparative studies) and experimental (using uterus strips) evidence.
braziliensis Crassulaceae Bryophyllum pinnatum Kurz Brazil LF L.