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Descriptor English:   Rheum 
Descriptor Spanish:   Rheum 
Descriptor Portuguese:   Rheum 
Synonyms English:   Chinese Rhubarb
Da Huang
Huang, Da
Rheum officinale
Rheum rhaponticum
Rheum tanguticum
Rhubarb, Chinese  
Tree Number:   B01.650.940.800.575.912.250.825.700
Definition English:   A plant genus of the family POLYGONACEAE. Members contain chrysophanic acid, rhein, EMODIN, and other ANTHRAQUINONES. The roots were formerly used as PURGATIVES. 
Indexing Annotation English:   note entry term RHEUM RHAPONTICUM: RHAPONTICUM see LEUZEA is also available
See Related English:   Rheum palmatum
History Note English:   2004(1963) 
Allowable Qualifiers English:  
AE adverse effects AH anatomy & histology
CH chemistry CL classification
CY cytology DE drug effects
EM embryology EN enzymology
GE genetics GD growth & development
IM immunology ME metabolism
MI microbiology PS parasitology
PH physiology PO poisoning
RE radiation effects TO toxicity
UL ultrastructure VI virology
Record Number:   12659 
Unique Identifier:   D012250 

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