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Descriptor English: Rauwolfia
Descriptor Spanish: Rauwolfia
Descriptor Portuguese: Rauwolfia
Descriptor French: Rauwolfia
Entry term(s): Rauvolfia
Rauvolfia serpentina
Rauvolfia serpentinas
Rauvolfias
Rauwolfia serpentina
Rauwolfia serpentinas
Rauwolfias
serpentina, Rauvolfia
serpentina, Rauwolfia
Tree number(s): B01.650.940.800.575.912.250.456.500.777
HP4.018.654.338
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D011926
Scope note: A plant genus of the APOCYNACEAE or dogbane family. Alkaloids from plants in this genus have been used as tranquilizers and antihypertensive agents. RESERPINE is derived from R. serpentina.
Annotation: plant only; deriv alkaloids = RAUWOLFIA ALKALOIDS or specifics
Allowable Qualifiers: AE adverse effects
AH anatomy & histology
CH chemistry
CL classification
CY cytology
DE drug effects
EM embryology
EN enzymology
GD growth & development
GE genetics
IM immunology
ME metabolism
MI microbiology
PH physiology
PO poisoning
PS parasitology
RE radiation effects
TO toxicity
UL ultrastructure
VI virology
History Note: was in Cat B & D 1963-77
Related: Secologanin Tryptamine Alkaloids MeSH
DeCS ID: 12360
Unique ID: D011926
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 1960/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2017/07/12
Rauwolfia - Preferred
Concept UI M0018531
Scope note A plant genus of the APOCYNACEAE or dogbane family. Alkaloids from plants in this genus have been used as tranquilizers and antihypertensive agents. RESERPINE is derived from R. serpentina.
Preferred term Rauwolfia
Entry term(s) Rauvolfia
Rauvolfias
Rauwolfias
Rauwolfia serpentina - Narrower
Concept UI M0385620
Preferred term Rauwolfia serpentina
Entry term(s) Rauvolfia serpentina
Rauvolfia serpentinas
Rauwolfia serpentinas
serpentina, Rauvolfia
serpentina, Rauwolfia



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