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Ephedra (Ephedra Vulgaris)

Common Name: Ephedra, Evulgaris, Somlatha

 Plant name: Ephedra Vulgaris

Chemical constituents: Main chemical components are ephedrine, monomethylamine, oxalic acid, isoephidrine, pseudoephedrine and norephedrine.
Uses:
  It is Stomachic, Alterative and Diuretic.
  Used in controlling Asthma.
  It is widely used for acute muscular and Bronchial Asthma.
  It is also used as a headache reliever.


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