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  Talauma mexicana DC
 
Scientific Name  Talauma mexicana DC
Family Name  Magnoliaceae
Common Name  Magnolia
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Studies on Diabetes 
Other Uses  Folk uses include cardiac conditions, anxiety, hypotension, and cancer prevention (Bellucci AP 2002; http://www.tlahui.com/medic/medic14/aidenti3.htm, accessed 4/29/04).
Formulations used by  Informants  Commercially prepared hot infusion (13 Flores).
Phytochemistry  Fatty materials, acid resin, talaumina, potash salts, and oxalic acid (Bellucci AP 2002 accessed 4/29/04).
Potential Adverse  Effects  No clinical adverse effects were noted.
Potential Medication  Interactions  No clinical medication interactions are noted.
References  A Handbook of Mexican Roadside Flora. Mason, C. and Mason, P. The U of A Press, 1987.

 

 

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