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  Malus sylvestris P.mill
 
Scientific Name  Malus sylvestris P.mill
Family Name  Rosaceae
Common Name  Apple, manzana
Photo link  http://nrsp5.prosser.wsu.edu/apl0348c.jpg
Studies on Diabetes 
Other Uses  Diarrhea, constipation (NMCD; http://www.naturaldatabase.com/monograph.asp?mono_id=298&brand_id=, accessed 4/28/04).
Formulations used by  Informants  Licuado
Phytochemistry  Fiber, pectin, phloretin, quercetin (NMCD accessed 4/28/04).
Potential Adverse  Effects  Allergic reactions; may keep the doctor away.
Potential Medication  Interactions  Apple juice can decrease oral absorption and blood levels of fexofenadine (allegra) (NMCD accessed 4/28/04).
References  http://www.itis.usda.gov/index.html

 

 

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