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fran·gu·la

(frang'gū-lă),
The bark of Rhamnus frangula (family Rhamnaceae); a laxative or cathartic.

frangula

A drug for constipation. Formulated with the bulking agent sterculia it is produced under the brand name Normacol Plus.
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Monofloral spring honey from Salix caprea and Frangula alnus was collected in the Lazdijai District.
caerulea grasslands leads to the pre-forest phase with an expansion of several tree and shrub species, most commonly Frangula alnus, Betula pubescens, and B.
19] Sajc L, Kovacevic N, Grubisic D & Vunjak-Novakovic G (1999) Frangula species: In vitro culture and the production of anthraquinones .
Supplement: Stimulant Laxatives, such as aloe, buckthorn, cascara, frangula, rhubarb root and senna
Trigo Zea mays Maiz Podocarpaceae Podocarpus oleifolius Pino colombiano Retrophyllum Pino romeron rospigliosii Polygalaceae Monnina aestuans Tintillo, anil Monnina fastigiata Polygonaceae Rumex acetosella Lengua de vaca Muehlenbeckia Mollantin tamnifolia Primulaceae Myrsine guianensis Cucharo Proteaceae Panopsis suaveolens Yolombo Roupala pachypoda Tacasco, Fiambre Pteridaceae Pityrogramma Helechillo X calomelanos Rhamnaceae Frangula sphaerosperma Jigua, uvo, cabo de hacha Rosaceae Prunus falcata Crespo Prunus huantensis Sacha mate Prunus persica Durazno Rubus adenotrichos Mora silvestre Rubus eriocarpus Mora Rubus glabratus Mora Rubus rosifolius Mora, zarzamora Rubus roseus Mora Rubus urticifolius Mora Rubus sp.
Other locally common thicket-forming species are indicated by pre-1950 accounts (especially *) or by more modern observations (especially #): Berchemia scandens#, Celtis laevigata*, Cercis canadensis#, Cornus (drummondii#, florida*), Diospyros virginiana*, Frangula caroliniana#, Gleditsia triacanthos*, Ilex decidua*, Juniperus virginiana#, Maclura pomifera#, Ptelea trifoliata, Rhus spp.
Common name Botanical name Common buckthorn Rhamnus cathartica Glossy buckthorn Rhamnus frangula Secondary noxious weed list for Minnesota.
aerea) 20% Peumus boldus Molina (boldo, hoja) 15% Rhamnus frangula L.
angustifolia), cascara sagrada (Rhamnus purshiana), frangula (Rhamnus frangula), yellow dock (Rumex crispus), Chinese rhubarb (Rheum officinale).