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Descriptor English:   Veratrum 
Descriptor Spanish:   Veratrum 
Descriptor Portuguese:   Veratrum 
Synonyms English:   False Hellebore
False Hellebores
Hellebore, False
Hellebores, False
Veratrum album
Veratrum nigrum
Veratrum viride  
Tree Number:   B01.650.940.800.575.912.250.618.875.625.920
Definition English:   A plant genus of the family Melanthiaceae with roots that contain VERATRUM ALKALOIDS used as emetics, parasiticides, antihypertensives. The common name "black hellebore" is used for both Veratrum nigrum and HELLEBORUS NIGER. 
Indexing Annotation English:   VERATRUM ALKALOIDS is also available
History Note English:   91(86)63; was see under PLANTS, TOXIC 1986-90; was heading 1963-85; was in Cat B & D 1963-77 
Allowable Qualifiers English:  
AE adverse effects AH anatomy & histology
CH chemistry CL classification
CY cytology DE drug effects
EM embryology EN enzymology
GE genetics GD growth & development
IM immunology ME metabolism
MI microbiology PS parasitology
PH physiology PO poisoning
RE radiation effects TO toxicity
UL ultrastructure VI virology
Record Number:   15108 
Unique Identifier:   D014703 

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