Cinnamomum camphora

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Related to Cinnamomum camphora: camphor tree, Cinnamomum zeylanicum, Cinnamomum cassia
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Synonyms for Cinnamomum camphora

large evergreen tree of warm regions whose aromatic wood yields camphor

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Species 1 Michelia compressa 2 Trochodendron aralioides 3 Cinnamomum camphora 4 C.
Drug Medical Use Plant Species Aspirin Analgesic, inflammation Filipendula ulmaria Atropine Ophthalmology Atropo belladonna Camphor Rheumatic pain Cinnamomum camphora Morphine Analgesic Papaver somniferum Quinine Malaria prophylaxis Cinchona pubescens Reserpine Hypertension Rauvolfia serpentina Vinblastine Hodgkin's disease Catharanthus roseus Drug Family Aspirin Rosaceae Atropine Solanaceae Camphor Lauraceae Morphine Papaveraceae Quinine Rubiaceae Reserpine Apocynaceae Vinblastine Apocynaceae Table 2.
Camphor was originally obtained by distillation of the bark from the camphor tree, Cinnamomum camphora.
Camphor, camphor gum, Cinnamomum camphora Lauraceae
2009a) and the fungus has been recovered from camphor tree, Cinnamomum camphora Presl, pondberry, Lindera melissifolia (Walter) Blume, and pondspice, Litsea aestiva lis (L.