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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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Cymbopogon species are commonly used in folk medicines for the treatment of infectious diseases and several other diseases and disorders (Santin et al.
In this present study the leaf extract of Cymbopogon citratus (lemon grass) obtained using methanol was found to have larvicidal activity against Culex quinquefasciatus, thus proposing the use this leaves as a mosquito control agent.
Ten millilitres of milk or 10 g of cheese were sampled aseptically at different phases of wara West African soft Cheese processing (Figure 1) using two indigenous plants Calotropis procera and Cymbopogon citratus as coagulants of the raw milk used in this study.
O Cymbopogon citratus Stapf utilizado na pesquisa foi coletado em dois pontos: no jardim do Laboratorio de Fitoterapia de Olinda, Estado de Pernambuco, escolhida como area que nao possuia fluxo de automoveis (area livre de poluicao--ALP), por ser area afastada do centro urbano, e as margens da BR 101, Recife, Estado de Pernambuco, uma das rodovias mais movimentadas do Estado de Pernambuco (area poluida--AP).
The results on the investigation of antimicrobial activities of aqueous, methanol and ethyl acetate extracts of leaves of Hoslundia opposita, Lantana camara and Cymbopogon citrates are presented in Tables 1-3.
According to Larry Moroni, president of Biochemica, lemon grass butter is actually an extract of whole Cymbopogon citratus (Lemon Grass) stalks using BioChemica's proprietary exotic butter base, which produces a smooth, velvety "butter" at room temperature.
CLIMATE NOTES: Cymbopogon citratus is a perennial in Sunset climate zones 12, 13, 16, 17, 23, 24, H1, and H2.
Kulubung tambang -- GRAMINAE Cymbopogon nardus Sogumau tandaa Serai wangi GRAMINAE Dinochloa scandenis Wadan Root HYPERICACEAE Cratoxylum sumatranum Morugion -- LABIATAE Ocinum sanctum Bawing kuda Selasih LAURACEAE Litsea odorifera Tandas Padang mawas LAURACEAE Cinnamomum iners Magkapur Teja LEGUMINOSAE Derris elliptica Limpodos/tubo/gam Tuba ut LEGUMINOSAE Cassia occidentalis Kurubawa manuk -- LEGUMINOSAE Cassia alata Kurubawai Gelenggang LEGUMINOSAE Dalbergia sp.
Neurobehavioral effect of essential oil of Cymbopogon citratus in mice.
Dentre os chás comercializados no Brasil e no exterior, encontra-se o de Cymbopogon citratus (D.
Sosan et al (13) reported larvicidal activities of essential oils of Ocimum gratissium, Cymbopogon citrus and Ageratum conyzoides against Ae.