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Herbal medicine
An annual or biennial plant that contains alkaloids (isolobinine, lobelanidine, lobeline, lobinaline), chelidonic acid, fats and resin. Lobelia is emetic and expectorant, and was once used for asthma, respiratory complaints and for tobacco withdrawal syndrome (due to the content of lobeline); it has been applied topically for bites, poison ivy and fungal infections.

Toxic effects
Nausea, vomiting, coma, and possibly death by paralysis; it is deemed it poisonous by the FDA.
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A member of the mustard family (Brassicaceae), the Zapata bladderpod is one of many plant species with ranges that straddle the Mexico/United States border.
Despite dais uncertainty, the fate of Lesquerella looks much better than it did when the Missouri Bladderpod Recovery Plan was written in 1988.
Rhynchosida physocalyx (Gray) Fryxell, Bladderpod sida (RR).
Missouri Bladderpod (Lesquerella filiformis) On October 15, we recognized the improved status of the Missouri bladderpod, an annual in the mustard family (Brassicaceae), by reclassifying it from endangered to the less critical category of threatened.
Missouri Bladderpod (Lesquerella filiformis) The Missouri bladderpod is an annual plant in the mustard family (Brassicaceae) about eight inches (20 centimeters) tall with bright yellow flowers that bloom in late April or early May.
we report results of such a study of the Zapata bladderpod Physaria thamnophila, an endangered perennial of Tamaulipan thornscrub.
-- Zapata bladderpod (Lesquerella thamnophila) is an endangered plant found in eight populations in Starr and Zapata counties of southern Texas.
Shortly after Tyler joined the Service, she began working on recovery of the Spring Creek bladderpod (Lesquerella perforata), an endangered plant endemic to central Tennessee.
The Missouri bladderpod (Lesquerella filiformis), a beautiful yellow-flowering plant from the open glades of the Ozark mountains, has an impressive story to tell--story of hope for the future of our wild heritage.
Density of silvery bladderpod (Lesquerella argyaea) was greatest in spring 2001 followed by spring 2000, which was greater than fall 1999.
texensis, and the white bladderpod, Lesquerella texensis), two listing candidates (Texas golden gladecress, Leavenworthia texana, and Neches River rosemallow, Hibiscus dasycalyx), and a number of additional plant species of concern.