sterculia


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sterculia

A bulking agent used to treat constipation. A brand name is Normacol.
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The research is mainly based on fever, pain, cancer, epilepsy and diabetes relieving compounds present in Sterculia Diversifolia.
The research mainly based on fever, pain, cancer, epilepsy and diabetes relieving compounds present in Sterculia diversifolia.
They are present in Malvaceae, Sterculiaceae, and Sapindaceae, representing a significant component of Litchi chinensis and Sterculia foetida seed oils, principally sterculic acid [2].
Among the plants eaten by yellow baboons (Papio cynocephalus) inside Mikumi National Park, Tanzania, are Acacia sieberiana (Mimosaceae family), Sterculia africana (Sterculiaceae family), and Cassia abbreviate ssp.
There was a significant difference observed between coal 1:4 compared to charcoal 1:3 in Figures 6 and 7, since the former showed higher intensity of diffraction peaks suggesting that zinc chloride activation induced bulk phase changes in it, this coincides with the studies carried out by Rangabhashiyam & Selvaraju in preparing activated carbons from Sterculia guttata impregnated with Zn[Cl.sub.2] (24).
Zizphus sativa [20], Sterculia villosa [21] and Salix babylonica [22], however cyclic derivative has been isolated for the first time from any natural source.
La reserva, caracterizada por el bioma xerofilo-semiseco tropical, es un bosque secundario de vegetacion caducifolia, dominado por palma de vino (Attalea butyracea), camajon (Sterculia apetala), orejero (Enterolobium cyclocarpum), ceiba bonga (Ceiba pentandra), olla de mono (Lecythis magdalenica) y ceiba tulua (Bombacopsis quinata), ademas de algunos remanentes de mangle hacia la periferia occidental de la costa.
Pal, "Sterculia crosslinked PVA and PVA-poly(AAm) hydrogel wound dressings for slow drug delivery: mechanical, mucoadhesive, biocompatible and permeability properties," Journal of the Mechanical Behavior of Biomedical Materials, vol.
Current medications for IBS included loperamide and/or sterculia gum (n = 7) and alternative treatments included probiotics (at any time, n = 9; regular use, n = 6).