IB 117 _21 CV Migraine, Periph vasc, Impotence

IB 117 _21 CV Migraine, Periph vasc, Impotence - to protein...

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IB 117  Thomas Carlson Cardiovascular  remedies for  migraine,  peripheral  vascular disease,  impotence Plant origin  Geographical  origin Mechanism of action /  therapeutic uses caffeine +  ergotamine Caffeine: Coffee robusta  Camellia sinensis  Theobroma cacao  Ilex paraguariensis ergotamine: Claviceps purpurea Treats migraine headaches feverfew  inflorecence Tanacetum parthenium Europe Treats migraine headaches aescin and horse  chestnut seed  extract Aesculus  hippocastanum Europe Inhibits capillary permeability 
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Unformatted text preview: to protein to tx varicose veins and chronic venous insufficiency pentoxifylline derived from theobromine Theobroma cacao South America Smooth muscle relaxant to dilate blood vessels to treat peripheral vascular disease yohimbine Pausinystalia johimbe West Africa Adrenergic blocker at alpha 1 receptors to treat impotence and use as an aphrodisiac papaverine Papaver somniferum SE Europe Dilates blood vessels to treat impotence...
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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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