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Descriptor English: Justicia
Descriptor Spanish: Justicia, Planta
Descriptor Portuguese: Justicia, Planta
Descriptor French: Adhatoda
Entry term(s): Adhatoda
Adhatoda vasica
Adulsa
Basaka
Justicia adhatoda
Justicia adhatoda (Homeopathy)
Malabar nut
Malabar-nut
Malabar-nuts
Shrimp Plant
Vasaka
Water-Willow
Tree number(s): B01.650.940.800.575.912.250.583.040.650
HP4.018.406.963
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D027902
Scope note: A plant genus in the family ACANTHACEAE. Adhatoda vasica Nees is a source of vasicine.
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: Plants, Medicinal (1968-2001)
Public MeSH Note: 2016; see ADHATODA (2002-2015)
History Note: 2016 (2002)
DeCS ID: 35647
Unique ID: D027902
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 2002/01/01
Date of Entry: 2001/07/25
Revision Date: 2018/06/30
Justicia - Preferred
Concept UI M0381111
Scope note A plant genus in the family ACANTHACEAE. Adhatoda vasica Nees is a source of vasicine.
Preferred term Justicia
Entry term(s) Adhatoda
Justicia adhatoda - Narrower
Concept UI M0381112
Scope note Adhatoda vasica Nees = Justicia adhatoda L.
Preferred term Justicia adhatoda
Entry term(s) Adhatoda vasica
Adulsa
Basaka
Malabar nut
Malabar-nut
Malabar-nuts
Shrimp Plant
Vasaka
Water-Willow
Justicia adhatoda (Homeopathy) - Narrower
Concept UI FD00059351
Scope note Homeopathic remedy. Common names: Basaka, India's walnut tree. Abbreviation: "junt.". Plant origin. Original habitat: Tropical Asia. Parts used: leaves.
Preferred term Justicia adhatoda (Homeopathy)



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