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Descriptor English: Centella
Descriptor Spanish: Centella
Descriptor Portuguese: Centella
Descriptor French: Centella
Entry term(s): Centella asiatica
Centella asiaticas
Centellas
Gotu kola
Gotu kolas
Hydrocotyle
Hydrocotyle asiatica
Hydrocotyle asiatica (Homeopathy)
Hydrocotyle asiaticas
Hydrocotyles
Mandukaparni
Mandukaparnus
asiatica, Centella
asiaticas, Hydrocotyle
kola, Gotu
Tree number(s): B01.650.940.800.575.912.250.075.180
HP4.018.189.351
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D028041
Scope note: A plant of the family APIACEAE which is the source of asiatic acid and asiaticoside. Centella asiatica (L.) Urb. = Hydrocotyle asiatica L. is known for effect on peripheral circulation.
Annotation: for Cola or Kola see COLA; BITTER KOLA see GARCINIA KOLA is 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: Plants, Medicinal (1967-2001)
Public MeSH Note: 2002
History Note: 2002
DeCS ID: 35668
Unique ID: D028041
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Date Established: 2002/01/01
Date of Entry: 2001/07/25
Revision Date: 2017/07/11
Centella - Preferred
Concept UI M0381390
Scope note A plant of the family APIACEAE which is the source of asiatic acid and asiaticoside. Centella asiatica (L.) Urb. = Hydrocotyle asiatica L. is known for effect on peripheral circulation.
Preferred term Centella
Entry term(s) Centellas
Hydrocotyle
Hydrocotyles
Centella asiatica - Narrower
Concept UI M0381391
Preferred term Centella asiatica
Entry term(s) Centella asiaticas
Gotu kola
Gotu kolas
Hydrocotyle asiatica
Hydrocotyle asiaticas
Mandukaparni
Mandukaparnus
asiatica, Centella
asiaticas, Hydrocotyle
kola, Gotu
Hydrocotyle asiatica (Homeopathy) - Narrower
Concept UI FD00059303
Scope note Homeopathic remedy. Scientific name: Centella asiatica. Abbreviation: "hydrc.". Plant origin. Original habitat: Tropical and subtropical regions. Parts used: whole plant.
Preferred term Hydrocotyle asiatica (Homeopathy)



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