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a genus in the plant family of Euphorbiaceae.

Phyllanthus abnormis
North American plant; contains an unidentified toxin which causes liver and kidney damage manifested by compulsive walking, tenesmus, rectal prolapse, petechiation and death. Called also spurge.
Phyllanthus gasstroemii
may cause cyanide poisoning.
Phyllanthus lacunarius
causes gastroenteritis.
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Harnessing the potential of antioxidants, Natreon's Capros provides a vegetarian, organic, non-GMO and Generally Recognized As Safe (GRAS) cardiovascular product derived from the edible fruits of Phyllanthus emblica (amla).
Acute Tonsillopharyngitis: Characterised by tonsil or pharyngeal inflammation (sore throat), mostly viral in origin, black seed capsules (in combination with Phyllanthus niruri) have been found to significantly alleviate throat pain, and reduce the need for pain-killers, in human subjects.
Jeyasankar et al (9) reported that ethyl acetate extract of Phyllanthus emblica leaves exhibited larvicidal activity with [LC.
Phyllanthus reticulatus has some capacity for phytoremediating chromium [14].
Chamaesyce hirta Galium aparine Phyllanthus urinaria Desmodium tortuosum Portulaca amilis Hedyotis corymbosa Portulaca oleracea Rubus cuneifolius Richardia brasiliensis Acalypha sp.
Hepatoprotective effect of ethanolic extract of Phyllanthus amarus Schum.
Protective effect of Phyllanthus emblica fruit extract against hydrogen peroxide-induced endothelial cell death.
Jake Jones Road (24[degrees] 06' N, 74[degrees] 30' W), a 6-ha plot (vegetation height ranging from 1-8 m), consists of a mosaic of wet and drier areas with plant species such as Rhizophora mangle, Sabal palmetto, Conocarpus erectus, Chrysobalanus icaco, tall coppice (4-8 m) dominated by Eugenia foetida, Metopium toxiferum, and Hippomane mancinella, as well as upland areas with inland low coppice (1-4 m) with Phyllanthus epiphyllanthus, Amyris elemifera, and Croton eluteria.
Drug composition and preparation: Grate and mix all of these palnts as follows : Livistonia robinsoniana, Phyllanthus virgatus G.