Aesculus hippocastanum


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A deciduous tree, the bark or fruit of which contains coumarins, flavonoids, saponins, tannins; it is believed to be anti-inflammatory; it is administered as an extract or decoction for arthritis, haemorrhoids, varicose veins, and to stimulate circulation; it is used topically for muscle pain and cramps
Toxicity HCs are poisonous, and may be fatal in children
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Aesculus hippocastanum

(es'ku-lus hip?o-kas'ta-num) [L. aesculus hippocastanum, horse-chestnut oak] See: horse chestnut
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A revisao da literatura demonstra que tanto o Hibiscus quanto o Aesculus hippocastanum tem efeito diuretico, porem sao contraindicados para pessoas que ja tiveram reacoes adversas aos seus componentes ou que fazem tratamento com anticoagulantes, tambem sao contraindicados durante a gestacao e lactacao.
Die Rosskastanien-Miniermotte Cameraria ohridella Deschka & Dimic, 1986 (Lepidoptera, Gracillariidae): Grunde ihres Erfolgs als Blattschadling an der weib bluhenden Gewohnlichen Rosskastanie Aesculus hippocastanum (Hippocastanaceae) und Moglichkeiten zur Bekampfung [The horse chestnut leaf miner Cameraria ohridella Deschka & Dimic, 1986 (Lepidoptera, Gracillariidae) : Reasons for its success as pest species on leaves of the white flowering horse chestnut tree Aesculus hippocastanum (Hippocastanaceae) and possible control measures].
apskaitos duomenimis, didZiausia vidutine lajos defoliacija budinga paprastiesiems kaStonams (Aesculus hippocastanum L.)--45,3 [+ or -] 2,5 %, t.
After the baseline study was completed, volunteers were provided a standardised formulation of Aesculus hippocastanum, Ruscus aculeatus and Ginkgo biloba for oral (tablet) administration daily for three months.
These include Horse chestnut (Aesculus hippocastanum) and Butcher's broom (Ruscus aculeatus).
But the latin name for the horse chestnut is: aesculus hippocastanum.
Please note, however, the photo of the Anne Frank tree at the bottom of page 14 (Clippings) shows a European buckeye (horsechestnut, Aesculus hippocastanum), not a chestnut.
Extracts of the Aesculus hippocastanum seed have been used in Europe since the 19th century in the treatment of chronic venous insufficiency, varicose veins, and hemorrhoids.
You may also want to try Aesculus hippocastanum (horse chestnut) which acts as an anti-inflammatory, as well as helping reduce swelling.
Dyes obtained from bark include a rich red pigment from the horse chestnut tree (Aesculus hippocastanum), a yellow brown from the smoke tree (Cotinus coggygria), an inky black from the sloe tree (Prunus spinosa), and a lemon yellow from black oak (Quercus velutina).