Punica granatum


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  • noun

Synonyms for Punica granatum

shrub or small tree native to southwestern Asia having large red many-seeded fruit

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Punica granatum protects against oxidative stress in PC12 cells and oxidative stress-induced Alzheimer's symptoms in mice.
Plant extraction: Dry Punica granatum flower were purchased from Ahvaz green-grocery in 2009, before it was powdered by a strainer.
Punica granatum is not a common find in archaeological assemblages in Europe (for a review of pomegranate findings in northern Europe and Italy see Jacomet et al.
The whole plant of Cyperus rotundus was mixed with leaves of Psidium guajava and Punica granatum for treatment of girani disease (see below) in men and puerperal fever in women; the whole plant of Cyperus rotundus was mixed with leaves of Lawsonia inermis and Azadirachta indica for treatment of skin diseases, including eczema.
By contrast, the faeces of older (fourth and fifth instar) nymphs contained a wide variety of species including Ficus carica (30%), Phoenix dactyfera (18%) Punica granatum (10%), Olea europea (8%) as well as C.
Diabetes Products: Glucoport[R], cinnamon, gymnema, fenugreek, momordica, andrographis paniculata, turmeric, azadirachta indica, mucuna, zinigiber, punica granatum, holy basil, nigella sativa, phyllanthus, tinosporia
The results showed that extracts from Citrus aurantifolia (Rutaceae), Citrus aurantium (Rutaceae), Punica granatum (Punicaceae), Phyllanthus acidus (Euphorbiaceae) and Tamarindus indica (Caesalpiniaceae) possess strong in vitro antibacterial activity against the bacteria tested.
Cardioprotective potential of Punica granatum extract in isoproterenol-induced myocardial infarction in Wistar rats.
These plants included Mangifera indica, Coriandrum sativum, Cocos nucifera, Bombax ceiba, Ananas comosus, Carica papaya, Terminalia belerica, Terminalia chebula, Momordica charantia, Dillenia indica, Phyllanthus emblica, Tamarindus indica, Swertia chirata, Cinnamomum tamala, Punica granatum, Moringa oleifera, Artocarpus heterophyllus, Musa paradisiaca, Psidium guajava, Syzygium cumini, Averrhoa carambola, Piper betle, Bambusa bambos, Zizyphus mauritiana, Aegle marmelos, Citrus aurantifolia, Citrus grandis, Citrus macroptera, Manilkara achras, Camellia sinensis, and Curcuma longa.
Pomegranate: Punica granatum provides a wealth of wonderful antioxidant and free radical neutralizing ingredients, for example, ellagic acid, gallagic acid, punicalins, and punicalagins.
Punica granatum has been a symbol of love, fertiligy and immorality in oriental regions (Farnsworth et al.
Natural Sourcing, LLC has introduced cold-pressed pomegranate seed oil [INCI: Punica granatum linn (pomegranate) oil] to its line of nutritive vegetable oils for cosmeceutical use.