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Synonyms for aloes

a purgative made from the leaves of aloe

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Effect of aloes on blood glucose levels in normal and alloxan diabetic mice.
Aloe Vera has been the subject of more than 400 scientific studies, many of which focused on its cosmetic properties and therapeutic effectiveness.
The supposed therapeutic uses of Aloe vera are not exclusive to the species and may be found to a lesser or greater degree in the gels of all aloes, and indeed are shared with large numbers of plants belonging to the family Asphodelaceae.
Aloe vera known as the true aloe or medicinal aloe, is a species of succulent plant in the genus Aloe that is believed to have originated in the Sudan.
The Aloe vera plant has been known and used for centuries for its medicinal and skin care properties.
HISTORY: Aloe is commonly used in both traditional Chinese and Ayurvedic medicine.
The quantitative conversion of barbaloin to aloe-emodin and its application to the evaluation of aloes.
Legend has it that Alexander the Great conquered the island of Socotra in the Indian Ocean to protect supplies of Aloes, which were greatly needed to nurture his soldiers' battle wounds.
Only the Aloes produced a significant increase in plasma tocopherol after 6 and 8 h.
Aloes, for instance, should be protected from the total force of the Valley's summer sun - in full sun, the leaves of aloes may burn and blister.
Some aloes (pronounced al-ohs), are miniatures,each rosette no more than a few inches across; some are giants that stretch head- or house-high; many are in between.
Aloe, aloe capensis, aloe spicata, aloe vera, Barbados aloe, Cape aloe, chirukattali (India), Curacao aloe, Ghai kunwar (India), Ghikumar (India), Indian aloes, kumari (Sanskrit), luhui (Chinese), rokai (Japanese), subr (Arabic), Zanzibar aloe [5,19,20].
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Aloe Splash is now on supermarket shelves in Arizona and will soon be available in several western states.