Coriandrum sativum

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Related to Coriandrum sativum: coriander, Andrographis paniculata


Herbal medicine
An annual herb that contains volatile oils, including corioandrol and pinene, which has been used as an appetite stimulant, carminative and gastrointestinal tonic.
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Safety assessment of Coriander (Coriandrum sativum L.) essential oil as a food ingredient.
Los objetivos de este estudio fueron determinar la etiologia de la muerte prematura del cilantro (Coriandrum sativum L.) en Oaxaca, Mexico y evaluar el efecto de cuatro dosis (50, 100, 200 y 400[micron]l x [l.sup.-1]) de los aceites esenciales de Bursera linanoe, Cymbopogon citratus, Larrea tridentata, Laurus nobilis, Mentha pulegium, Origanum vulgare, Syzygium aromaticum y Thymus vulgaris sobre la inhibicion (%) del crecimiento micelial in vitro del patogeno.
Botanical species Adult 4th instar larvae Total 24h 48h 24h 48h Coriander (Coriandrum sativum) 1062 4160 2328 8016 15566 Dill (Anethum graveolens) 25823 1014 3134 5807 35778 Fennel (Foeniculum vulgare) 22 3826 4430 10057 18335 Table 2.
Envelhecimento acelerado modificado para sementes de coentro (Coriandrum sativum L.) e sua correlacao com outros testes de vigor.
One such plant that has been identified and is currently being used as a spice for cooking and as an herb in ethnomedicine is Coriandrum sativum L.
For example, stem of Allium sativum is mixed with flower of Punica granatum and milk and used against gastrointestinal infection; roots of Asparagus gracilis are mixed with leaves of Coriandrum sativum to make fine concoction and given with water to cattle for delivery purposes.
Many other species of the Umbelliferae are rich in terpenes and terpenoids [19]; however, no proper attention has been paid to Coriandrum sativum Linn.