IB 117 _14 Perph Tiger Balm analgesics

IB 117 _14 Perph Tiger Balm analgesics - aromaticum Asia...

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IB 117 Thomas Carlson Peripheral nervous system Tiger Balm analgesics / rubefacients Plant origin Geographic al/cultural origins Mechanism of action camphor Cinnamomum camphor Asia Agonist at cold-activated ion channel pain pathway menthol Menthol piperita Europe Agonist at cold-activated ion channel pain pathway eucalyptus Eucalyptus globulus Australia Agonist at cold-activated ion channel pain pathway Clove oil Syzygium
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Unformatted text preview: aromaticum Asia Agonist at heat-activated ion channel pain pathway capsaicin Capsicum annuum & C. frutescens Tropical America Agonist at capsaicin receptor, a heat-activated ion channel pain pathway methyl salicylate Gaultheria procumbens Eastern USA Inhibits cyclooxygenase which inhibits prostaglandin synthesis salicylic acid Filipendula ulmeria Europe Inhibits cyclooxygenase which inhibits prostaglandin synthesis...
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This note was uploaded on 03/09/2011 for the course IB 117 taught by Professor Professorcarlson during the Spring '08 term at University of California, Berkeley.

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