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Dr Duke's list of Plants with Myorelaxant Activity

Identifier

019681

Type of Spiritual Experience

Background

A myorelaxant: a drug/plant that causes relaxation of muscle, it affects skeletal muscle function and decreases the muscle tone. It may be used to alleviate symptoms such as muscle spasms

A description of the experience

Number of Chemicals in Plants

with Myorelaxant Activity

Camellia sinensis (Tea) Leaf - 10 chemicals

Coriandrum sativum (Cilantro) Fruit - 10 chemicals

Rosmarinus officinalis (Rosemary) Plant - 10 chemicals

Origanum vulgare (Oregano) Plant - 10 chemicals

Glechoma hederacea (Alehoof) Plant - 9 chemicals

Ocimum basilicum (Basil) Plant - 9 chemicals

Artemisia dracunculus (Tarragon) Shoot - 8 chemicals

Chamaemelum nobile (Roman Camomile) Plant - 8 chemicals

Thymus serpyllum (Creeping Thyme) Plant - 8 chemicals

Thymus vulgaris (Thyme) Plant - 8 chemicals

Ocimum gratissimum (Agbo) Plant - 8 chemicals

Artemisia dracunculus (Tarragon) Plant - 7 chemicals

Cinnamomum verum (Cinnamon) Bark - 7 chemicals

Foeniculum vulgare (Fennel) Fruit - 7 chemicals

Mentha longifolia (Biblical Mint) Shoot - 7 chemicals

Myrtus communis (Myrtle) Plant - 7 chemicals

Piper nigrum (Pepper) Fruit - 7 chemicals

Satureja montana (Savory) Plant - 7 chemicals

Achillea millefolium (Yarrow) Plant - 6 chemicals

Angelica archangelica (Angelica) Root - 6 chemicals

Citrus paradisi (Grapefruit) Fruit - 6 chemicals

Concentration of Chemicals in Plants

with Myorelaxant Activity

Citrus limon (Lemon) Pericarp Essent. Oil - 1,770,000 ppm total [2 chemical(s)]

Apium graveolens (Celery) Fruit Essent. Oil - 1,534,000 ppm total [2 chemical(s)]

Helianthus annuus (Girasol) Flower Essent. Oil - 620,000 ppm total [1 chemical(s)]

Viola tricolor (Pansy) Flower - 460,000 ppm total [1 chemical(s)]

Sophora japonica (Japanese Pagoda Tree) Bud - 458,000 ppm total [1 chemical(s)]

Apium graveolens (Celery) Root Essent. Oil - 270,000 ppm total [2 chemical(s)]

Camellia sinensis (Tea) Leaf - 195,008 ppm total [10 chemical(s)]

Coptis chinensis (Huang-Lian) Rhizome - 184,840 ppm total [2 chemical(s)]

Coptis spp (Generic Goldthread) Rhizome - 184,840 ppm total [3 chemical(s)]

Piper nigrum (Pepper) Fruit - 184,638 ppm total [7 chemical(s)]

Mangifera indica (Mango) Flower - 180,000 ppm total [2 chemical(s)]

Paullinia cupana (Guarana) Seed - 153,800 ppm total [3 chemical(s)]

Elettaria cardamomum (Cardamom) Fruit - 152,962 ppm total [4 chemical(s)]

Coptis japonica (Huang-Lia) Rhizome - 144,840 ppm total [2 chemical(s)]

Fagopyrum esculentum (Buckwheat) Plant - 136,600 ppm total [1 chemical(s)]

Hydrastis canadensis (Goldenseal) Root - 125,880 ppm total [2 chemical(s)]

Morus alba (Sang-Pai-Pi) Leaf - 120,000 ppm total [2 chemical(s)]

Hamamelis virginiana (Witch Hazel) Leaf - 108,800 ppm total [1 chemical(s)]

Fagopyrum esculentum (Buckwheat) Stem - 101,200 ppm total [1 chemical(s)]

Phyllanthus emblica (Emblic) Fruit - 101,168 ppm total [2 chemical(s)]

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Dr Dukes plant database

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