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lemongrass,

n Latin name:
Cymbopogon citratus; part used: leaves; uses: antitussive, antirheumatic, antiseptic, anxiolytic, antibacterial, antifungal, insomnia, vomiting, high blood pressure, fever; precautions: none known. Also called
capim-cidrao, Guatemala lemongrass, or
Madagascar lemongrass.
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Composition of the leaf volatile oil of Cymbopogon citratus.
Este trabalho tem o objetivo de verificar se tal modificacao ocorre com a especie Cymbopogon citratus Stapf, cultivada em areas de poluicao urbana, visto que C.
Cymbopogon citratus leaves: Characterisation of flavonoids by HPLC-PDA-ESI/MS/MS and an approach to their potential as a source of bioactive polyphenols.
10] cfu/ml in Cymbopogon citratus processed milk following the addition of the two leaf extracts to the raw milk.
The GABAergic system contributes to the anxiolytic-like effect of essential oil from Cymbopogon citratus (lemongrass).
In lieu of this, the present study was aimed to determine in vitro growth inhibition of Aspergillus fumigatus and Trichophyton rubrurn by four plant essential oils such as Cinnamomum verum, Syzygium aromaticum, Cymbopogon citratus and Cymbopogon martini and their respective major ingredients namely cinnamaldehyde, eugenol, citral and geraniol.
Tea obtained from leaves of Cymbopogon citratus (DC) Stapf is used for its anxiolytic, hypnotic and anticonvulsant properties in Brazilian folk medicine.
Previous pharmacological study with Cymbopogon citratus has demonstrated the occurrence of CNS effects and anticonvulsant properties (Blanco et al.
Petola Fruit GRAMINAE Cymbopogon citratus Stapf Serai makan Whole plant GUTTIFERAE Calophyllum wallichianum Planch.
Key words: Cymbopogon citratus, essential oil, mosquito repellency, formulation.