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 DeCS Categories

B01 Eukaryota .
B01.650 Plants .
B01.650.940 Viridiplantae .
B01.650.940.800 Streptophyta .
B01.650.940.800.575 Embryophyta .
B01.650.940.800.575.912 Tracheophyta .
B01.650.940.800.575.912.250 Magnoliopsida .
B01.650.940.800.575.912.250.096 Aristolochiaceae .
B01.650.940.800.575.912.250.096.211 Aristolochia .
D02 Organic Chemicals .
D02.455 Hydrocarbons .
D02.455.426 Hydrocarbons, Cyclic .
D02.455.426.559 Hydrocarbons, Aromatic .
D02.455.426.559.847 Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons .
D02.455.426.559.847.723 Phenanthrenes .
D02.455.426.559.847.723.089 Aristolochic Acids .
D02.640 Nitro Compounds .
D02.640.139 Aristolochic Acids .
D04 Polycyclic Compounds .
D04.615 Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons .
D04.615.723 Phenanthrenes .
D04.615.723.089 Aristolochic Acids .
HP4 Materia Medica .
HP4.018 Homeopathic Remedy .
HP4.018.127 Homeopathic Remedy A .
HP4.018.127.509 Aristolochia clematitis .
HP4.018.127.512 Aristolochia colombiana .
HP4.018.685 Homeopathic Remedy S .
HP4.018.685.505 Serpentaria aristolochia .
 Synonyms & Historicals
Serpentaria aristolochia .
Aristolochia serpentaria .
Virginia snakeroot .
Serpentary .
Snakeweed .
Pelican-Flower .
Snagrel .
Sangrel .
Sangree-Root .
Homeopathic remedy. Aristolochia serpentaria. Virginia snakeroot, Serpentary, Snakeweed, Pelican-flower, Snagrel, Sangrel, Sangree-root. Abbrev.: "serp.". Plant origin. Original habitat: North America. Parts used: roots. .
Aristolochia .
Aristolochias .
Birthworts .
Dutchman Pipe .
Dutchman's Pipes .
Dutchmans Pipe .
Pipe, Dutchman's .
Pipes, Dutchman's .
Birthwort .
Dutchman's Pipe .
A plant genus of the family ARISTOLOCHIACEAE. Species of this genus have been used in traditional medicine but they contain aristolochic acid which is associated with nephropathy. These are sometimes called 'snakeroot' but that name is also used with a number of other plants such as POLYGALA; SANICULA; ASARUM; ARISTOLOCHIA; AGERATINA; and others. .
Aristolochiaceae .
A plant family of the order Aristolochiales subclass Magnoliidae class Magnoliopsida. They are mostly tropical woody vines and a few temperate-zone species. The flowers are 3-parted; some species lack petals while others are large and foul smelling. .
Aristolochia clematitis .
Aristolochia infesta .
Upright birthwort .
Homeopathic remedy. Aristolochia infesta. Birthwort, Upright birthwort. Abbrev.: "arist-cl.". Plant origin. Original habitat: Europe and Asia Minor. Parts used: fresh plant. Note: P.S. - There is pathogenetic study for this substance. .
Aristolochic Acids .
Nitro-phenanthrenes occurring in ARISTOLOCHIACEAE and other plants. They derive from stephanine (APORPHINES) by oxidative ring cleavage. The nitro group is a reactive alkylator (ALKYLATING AGENTS) that binds to biological macromolecules. Ingestion by humans is associated with nephropathy (NEPHRITIS). There is no relationship to the similar named aristolochene (SESQUITERPENES). .
Aristolochia colombiana .
Homeopathic remedy. Abbrev.: "arist-co.". .