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Descriptor English: Echinacea
Descriptor Spanish: Echinacea
Descriptor Portuguese: Echinacea
Descriptor French: Echinacea
Entry term(s): Coneflower, Pale Purple
Coneflower, Purple
Coneflowers, Pale Purple
Coneflowers, Purple
Echinacea angustifolia
Echinacea pallida
Echinacea purpurea
Pale Purple Coneflower
Pale Purple Coneflowers
Purple Coneflower
Purple Coneflower, Pale
Purple Coneflowers
Purple Coneflowers, Pale
Rudbeckia purpurea
Tree number(s): B01.650.940.800.575.912.250.100.310
HP4.018.251.105
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D020900
Scope note: A genus of perennial herbs used topically and internally. It contains echinacoside, GLYCOSIDES; INULIN; isobutyl amides, resin, and SESQUITERPENES.
Annotation: do not confuse with ECHINOIDEA see SEA URCHINS; note entry term CONEFLOWER, PURPLE: CONEFLOWER, PRAIRIE see RATIBIDA and CONEFLOWER, ORANGE see RUDBECKIA are also available
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
Previous Indexing: Plant Extracts (1976-1999)
Plants, Medicinal (1967-1999)
Public MeSH Note: 2000
History Note: 2000
DeCS ID: 34147
Unique ID: D020900
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 2000/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/11/03
Revision Date: 2017/07/11
Echinacea - Preferred
Concept UI M0328458
Scope note A genus of perennial herbs used topically and internally. It contains echinacoside, GLYCOSIDES; INULIN; isobutyl amides, resin, and SESQUITERPENES.
Preferred term Echinacea
Echinacea purpurea - Narrower
Concept UI M0410210
Preferred term Echinacea purpurea
Entry term(s) Coneflower, Purple
Coneflowers, Purple
Purple Coneflower
Purple Coneflowers
Rudbeckia purpurea
Echinacea pallida - Narrower
Concept UI M000601719
Preferred term Echinacea pallida
Entry term(s) Coneflower, Pale Purple
Coneflowers, Pale Purple
Pale Purple Coneflower
Pale Purple Coneflowers
Purple Coneflower, Pale
Purple Coneflowers, Pale
Echinacea angustifolia - Narrower
Concept UI M0410211
Preferred term Echinacea angustifolia



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