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  Triticum durum Desf.
 
Scientific Name  Triticum durum Desf.
Family Name  Poaceae
Common Name  Wheat grass
Photo link  http://en.wikipedia.org/upload/6/62/Wheat.jpg
Studies on Diabetes 
Other Uses  Folk uses include removal of toxins, and a concentrated source of vitamins and minerals (NMCD; http://www.naturaldatabase.com/monograph.asp?mono_id=1073&brand_id=, accessed 4/30/04).
Formulations used by  Informants  Cold infusion (Nature¬ís Sunshine pH GreenZone Powder)
Phytochemistry  Agropyrene, Vitamins A, C and E, iron, calcium, magnesium and amino acids (NMCD accessed 4/30/04).
Potential Adverse  Effects  Nausea, anorexia and constipation (NMCD accessed 4/30/04).
Potential Medication  Interactions  No clinical medication interactions were found.
References  http://www.itis.usda.gov/index.html

 

 

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