Sanguinaria canadensis


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Sanguinaria canadensis

Herbal medicine
Popularly known as blood root, see there.

Homeopathy
See Sanguinaria.
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We asked whether removal rates of Sanguinaria canadensis seeds varied with disturbance and site.
Their study examined dispersal of Sanguinaria canadensis seeds, which are at the large end of the range in size for myrmecochores; this would be expected to be among the most sensitive plants to variation in ant communities.
Population consequences of changes in an ant-seed mumalism in Sanguinaria canadensis. Oecologia 146:32-7.
in mice [143], and sanguinarine, an alkaloid isolated from Sanguinaria canadensis, had an [LD.sub.50] = 1658 mg/kg p.o.
Other plant species, including Abrus precatorius, Capsicum annum, Conium maculatum, Erythrina Americana, Heliopsis longipes, Hydrastis canadensis, Jatropha curcas, Jatropha gossypifolia, Karwinskia humboldtiana, Larrea tridentata, Magnolia grandiflora, Parthenium hysterophorus, Phoradendron serotinum, Plumeria rubra, Prosopis juliflora, Ruta chalepensis, Sanguinaria canadensis, Solanum americanum, and Veratrum californicum, have shown effects considered highly toxic, including hepatotoxicity, teratogenic, and cardiotoxicity, or with high toxicity in acute studies.
Ahmed, "Toxicity of Sanguinaria canadensis as compared to Aloe vera against brine shrimp (Artemia salina) using the probit methodology," Journal of Pharmacy and Nutrition Sciences, vol.
The subtle glories of Erythronium hendersonii, far left, and Pulsatilla vernalis, left; The mellow yellow flowers of Erythronium tuolumnense; A whiter shade of white, not to mention beautiful, tiny blossoms, are what you get with the small but perfectly-formed Sanguinaria canadensis, above
douglassii, Caulophyllum thalictroides, Claytonia virginica, Dicentra cucullaria, Erigenia bulbosa, Erythronium americanum, Floerkea proserpinacoides, Geranium maculatum, Phlox divaricata, Polemonium reptans, Sanguinaria canadensis, Trillium flexipes, T.