Urginea maritima Health effects and herbal facts

Known as
red-squill sea-onion sea-squill squill
Urginea maritima

Medical use

Economic importance of Urginea maritima

Environmental ornamental
Medicines source of scilarin A
Vertebrate poisons mamals
Weed potential sed contaminant

Gallery

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Geografical distribution

  • AFRICA
    Native
    • Macaronesia: Spain - Canary Islands
    • Northern Africa: Algeria ; Libya ; Morocco; Tunisia
  • ASIA-TEMPERATE
    Native
    • Western Asia: Cyprus; Egypt - Sinai; Israel; Jordan; Lebanon; Syria; Turkey
  • EUROPE
    Native
    • Southeastern Europe: Albania; Former Yugoslavia; Greece ; Italy
    • Southwestern Europe: France ; Portugal

Biological activities

11B-HSD-Inhibitor
Quercetin found in Bulb
5-Lipoxygenase-Inhibitor
Quercetin found in Bulb
ACE-Inhibitor
Gallic-acid found in Bulb
Quercitrin found in Bulb
ATPase-Inhibitor
Quercetin found in Bulb
Aldehyde-Oxidase-Inhibitor
Quercetin found in Bulb
Aldose-Reductase-Inhibitor
P-coumaric-acid found in Bulb
Quercetin found in Bulb
Quercitrin found in Bulb
Taxifolin found in Bulb
Allelochemic
Quercetin found in Bulb
Allelopathic
P-coumaric-acid found in Bulb
Allergenic
Quercetin found in Bulb
Analgesic
Gallic-acid found in Bulb
Quercetin found in Bulb
Androgenic
Beta-sitosterol found in Bulb
Angiogenic
Beta-sitosterol found in Bulb
Anorexic
Beta-sitosterol found in Bulb
AntiGTF
Quercetin found in Bulb
AntiHIV
Gallic-acid found in Bulb
Quercetin found in Bulb
AntiMRSA
Gallic-acid found in Bulb
AntiPMS
Quercetin found in Bulb
Antiadenomic
Beta-sitosterol found in Bulb
Antiadenovirus
Gallic-acid found in Bulb
Antiaflatoxin
Quercetin found in Bulb
Antiaggregant
Quercetin found in Bulb
Antiaging
Quercetin found in Bulb
Antiallergenic
Gallic-acid found in Bulb
Antiallergic
Quercetin found in Bulb
Antialzheimeran
Quercetin found in Bulb
Antianaphylactic
Gallic-acid found in Bulb
Quercetin found in Bulb
Antiandrogenic
Beta-sitosterol found in Bulb
Antiangiogenic
Gallic-acid found in Bulb
Quercetin found in Bulb
Antiarrhythmic
Quercitrin found in Bulb
Antiarthritic
Quercetin found in Bulb
Antiasthmatic
Gallic-acid found in Bulb
Quercetin found in Bulb
Antiatherosclerotic
Quercetin found in Bulb
Antibacterial
Beta-sitosterol found in Bulb
Gallic-acid found in Bulb
Isorhamnetin found in Bulb
P-coumaric-acid found in Bulb
Quercetin found in Bulb
Quercitrin found in Bulb
Taxifolin found in Bulb
Antibronchitic
Gallic-acid found in Bulb
Anticancer
Gallic-acid found in Bulb
Anticarcinomic
Gallic-acid found in Bulb
Proscillaridin-a found in Bulb (500 ppm)
Scillaren-a found in Bulb (6000 ppm)
Scilliroside found in Bulb
Anticariogenic
Quercetin found in Bulb
Anticataract
Quercetin found in Bulb
Quercitrin found in Bulb
Anticlastogen
P-coumaric-acid found in Bulb
Anticolitic
Quercetin found in Bulb
Anticomplementary
Quercetin found in Bulb
Taxifolin found in Bulb
Anticystitic
Quercetin found in Bulb
Antidepressant
Quercetin found in Bulb
Antidermatitic
Quercetin found in Bulb
Antidiabetic
Quercetin found in Bulb
Antiedemic
Beta-sitosterol found in Bulb
Quercitrin found in Bulb
Antielastase
Quercetin found in Bulb
Antiencephalitic
Quercetin found in Bulb
Antiescherichic
Gallic-acid found in Bulb
Quercetin found in Bulb
Antiestrogenic
Beta-sitosterol found in Bulb
Quercetin found in Bulb
Antifeedant
Beta-sitosterol found in Bulb
Quercetin found in Bulb
Quercitrin found in Bulb
Antifertility
Beta-sitosterol found in Bulb
P-coumaric-acid found in Bulb
Antifibrinolytic
Gallic-acid found in Bulb
Antifibrosarcomic
Quercetin found in Bulb
Antiflu
Gallic-acid found in Bulb
Proscillaridin-a found in Bulb (500 ppm)
Quercetin found in Bulb
Quercitrin found in Bulb
Antigastric
Quercetin found in Bulb
Antigonadotrophic
Beta-sitosterol found in Bulb
Antigonadotropic
Quercetin found in Bulb
Antihemorrhagic
Quercitrin found in Bulb
Antihepatotoxic
Gallic-acid found in Bulb
P-coumaric-acid found in Bulb
Quercetin found in Bulb
Quercitrin found in Bulb
Stigmasterol found in Bulb
Taxifolin found in Bulb
Antiherpetic
Gallic-acid found in Bulb
Quercetin found in Bulb
Quercitrin found in Bulb
Taxifolin found in Bulb
Antihistaminic
Isorhamnetin found in Bulb
Quercetin found in Bulb
Antihydrophobic
Quercetin found in Bulb
Antihyperlipoproteinaemic
Beta-sitosterol found in Bulb
Antihypertensive
Quercetin found in Bulb
Antiinflammatory
Beta-sitosterol found in Bulb
Gallic-acid found in Bulb
Isorhamnetin found in Bulb
Kaempferol-7-glucoside found in Bulb
Quercetin found in Bulb
Quercitrin found in Bulb
Stigmasterol found in Bulb
Taxifolin found in Bulb
Antileishmanic
Gallic-acid found in Bulb
Quercetin found in Bulb
Antileukemic
Beta-sitosterol found in Bulb
P-coumaric-acid found in Bulb
Quercetin found in Bulb
Antileukotriene
Quercetin found in Bulb
Antilipoperoxidant
Quercetin found in Bulb
Antilymphomic
Beta-sitosterol found in Bulb
Antimalarial
Quercetin found in Bulb
Antimelanomic
Quercetin found in Bulb
Antimetastatic
Quercetin found in Bulb
Antimutagenic
Beta-sitosterol found in Bulb
Dihydroquercetin found in Bulb
Gallic-acid found in Bulb
Quercetin found in Bulb
Quercitrin found in Bulb
Taxifolin found in Bulb
Antimyocarditic
Quercetin found in Bulb
Antinitrosaminic
Gallic-acid found in Bulb
P-coumaric-acid found in Bulb
Quercetin found in Bulb
Antinociceptive
Quercetin found in Bulb
Stigmasterol found in Bulb
Antiophidic
Beta-sitosterol found in Bulb
Stigmasterol found in Bulb
Antioxidant
Beta-sitosterol found in Bulb
Dihydroquercetin found in Bulb
Gallic-acid found in Bulb
Isorhamnetin found in Bulb
P-coumaric-acid found in Bulb
Quercetin found in Bulb
Quercitrin found in Bulb
Stigmasterol found in Bulb
Taxifolin found in Bulb
Antipancreatitic
Quercetin found in Bulb
Antiperiodontal
Quercetin found in Bulb
Antiperiodontitic
Gallic-acid found in Bulb
Antiperistaltic
Quercetin found in Bulb
Antipermeability
Quercetin found in Bulb
Antiperoxidant
Gallic-acid found in Bulb
P-coumaric-acid found in Bulb
Quercetin found in Bulb
Antipharyngitic
Quercetin found in Bulb
Antiplaque
Quercetin found in Bulb
Antiplasmodial
Quercetin found in Bulb
Antipodriac
Quercetin found in Bulb
Antipolio
Gallic-acid found in Bulb
Quercetin found in Bulb
Antiprogestational
Beta-sitosterol found in Bulb
Antiproliferant
Quercetin found in Bulb
Antiprostaglandin
Beta-sitosterol found in Bulb
Antiprostanoid
Quercetin found in Bulb
Antiprostatadenomic
Beta-sitosterol found in Bulb
Antiprostatitic
Beta-sitosterol found in Bulb
Quercetin found in Bulb
Antiprostatotic
Phytosterols found in Bulb
Antiproteolytic
Gallic-acid found in Bulb
Antipsoriac
Quercetin found in Bulb
Antipurpuric
Quercitrin found in Bulb
Antipyretic
Beta-sitosterol found in Bulb
Antiradicular
Gallic-acid found in Bulb
Quercetin found in Bulb
Antiseborrheic
Scilliroside found in Bulb
Antiseptic
Gallic-acid found in Bulb
P-coumaric-acid found in Bulb
Antispasmodic
Isorhamnetin found in Bulb
P-coumaric-acid found in Bulb
Quercetin found in Bulb
Quercitrin found in Bulb
Antistaphylococcic
Gallic-acid found in Bulb
Quercitrin found in Bulb
Antistreptococcic
Quercetin found in Bulb
Antithiamin
Dihydroquercetin found in Bulb
Quercetin found in Bulb
Antithrombic
Quercetin found in Bulb
Antithrombogenic
Quercitrin found in Bulb
Antitrypanosomic
Quercetin found in Bulb
Antitumor-Promoter
Gallic-acid found in Bulb
Quercetin found in Bulb
Antitumor
Gallic-acid found in Bulb
P-coumaric-acid found in Bulb
Quercetin found in Bulb
Quercitrin found in Bulb
Taxifolin found in Bulb
Antiulcer
Quercetin found in Bulb
Quercitrin found in Bulb
Antiviral
Beta-sitosterol found in Bulb
Gallic-acid found in Bulb
Proscillaridin-a found in Bulb (500 ppm)
Quercetin found in Bulb
Quercitrin found in Bulb
Stigmasterol found in Bulb
Taxifolin found in Bulb
Antiwart
Chelidonic-acid found in Bulb
Apoptotic
Beta-sitosterol found in Bulb
Gallic-acid found in Bulb
Quercetin found in Bulb
Artemicide
Beta-sitosterol found in Bulb
Stigmasterol found in Bulb
Astringent
Gallic-acid found in Bulb
Bacteristat
Gallic-acid found in Bulb
Quercetin found in Bulb
Bradycardiac
Quercetin found in Bulb
Bronchodilator
Gallic-acid found in Bulb
CNS-Depressant
Quercitrin found in Bulb
COMT-Inhibitor
Quercetin found in Bulb
COX-2-Inhibitor
Quercetin found in Bulb
Calmodulin-Antagonist
Quercetin found in Bulb
Cancer-Preventive
Beta-sitosterol found in Bulb
Gallic-acid found in Bulb
Isorhamnetin found in Bulb
P-coumaric-acid found in Bulb
Quercetin found in Bulb
Quercitrin found in Bulb
Stigmasterol found in Bulb
Taxifolin found in Bulb
Candidicide
Beta-sitosterol found in Bulb
Gallic-acid found in Bulb
Quercetin found in Bulb
Capillariprotective
Leucocyanidin found in Bulb
Quercetin found in Bulb
Carcinogenic
Gallic-acid found in Bulb
Quercetin found in Bulb
Cardiac
Scillazuroside found in Bulb (100 ppm)
Scillicoeloside found in Bulb (250 ppm)
Scillicyanoside found in Bulb (500 ppm)
Scilliglaucoside found in Bulb (700 ppm)
Scillikryptoside found in Bulb
Cardioactive
Scillaren-a found in Bulb (6000 ppm)
Cardiotonic
Proscillaridin-a found in Bulb (500 ppm)
Quercitrin found in Bulb
Caspase-8-Inducer
Beta-sitosterol found in Bulb
Catabolic
Quercetin found in Bulb
Chemopreventive
P-coumaric-acid found in Bulb
Choleretic
Gallic-acid found in Bulb
P-coumaric-acid found in Bulb
Quercitrin found in Bulb
Copper-Chelator
Quercetin found in Bulb
Cyclooxygenase-Activator
Quercitrin found in Bulb
Cyclooxygenase-Inhibitor
Gallic-acid found in Bulb
Quercetin found in Bulb
Cytochrome-P450-1A2-Inhibitor
Quercetin found in Bulb
Cytotoxic
Gallic-acid found in Bulb
P-coumaric-acid found in Bulb
Quercetin found in Bulb
Deiodinase-Inhibitor
Quercetin found in Bulb
Detoxicant
Quercitrin found in Bulb
Differentiator
Quercetin found in Bulb
Diuretic
Quercitrin found in Bulb
Dye
Quercitrin found in Bulb
Emetic
Scilliroside found in Bulb
Estrogenic
Beta-sitosterol found in Bulb
Quercetin found in Bulb
Stigmasterol found in Bulb
Febrifuge
Beta-sitosterol found in Bulb
Floral-Inhibitor
Gallic-acid found in Bulb
Fungicide
P-coumaric-acid found in Bulb
Quercetin found in Bulb
Taxifolin found in Bulb
Glucosyl-Transferase-Inhibitor
Quercetin found in Bulb
Gonadotrophic
Beta-sitosterol found in Bulb
HIV-RT-Inhibitor
Quercetin found in Bulb
Hemostat
Gallic-acid found in Bulb
Quercetin found in Bulb
Quercitrin found in Bulb
Hepatomagenic
Quercetin found in Bulb
Hepatoprotective
Beta-sitosterol found in Bulb
Gallic-acid found in Bulb
Isorhamnetin found in Bulb
Quercetin found in Bulb
Taxifolin found in Bulb
Hepatotonic
Quercitrin found in Bulb
Hypocholesterolemic
Beta-sitosterol found in Bulb
Phytosterols found in Bulb
Stigmasterol found in Bulb
Hypoglycemic
Beta-sitosterol found in Bulb
Quercetin found in Bulb
Quercitrin found in Bulb
Hypolipidemic
Beta-sitosterol found in Bulb
Hypotensive
Quercitrin found in Bulb
Immunomodulator
Gallic-acid found in Bulb
Immunostimulant
Gallic-acid found in Bulb
Immunosuppressant
Gallic-acid found in Bulb
Inotropic
Quercetin found in Bulb
Insectiphile
Quercitrin found in Bulb
Insulin-Sparing
Gallic-acid found in Bulb
Insulinogenic
Quercetin found in Bulb
Irritant
Chelidonic-acid found in Bulb
Juvabional
Quercetin found in Bulb
Larvistat
Quercetin found in Bulb
Lipoxygenase-Inhibitor
P-coumaric-acid found in Bulb
Quercetin found in Bulb
Taxifolin found in Bulb
MAO-A-Inhibitor
Quercetin found in Bulb
Quercitrin found in Bulb
MAO-Inhibitor
Isorhamnetin found in Bulb
Quercitrin found in Bulb
MMP-9-Inhibitor
Quercetin found in Bulb
Mast-Cell-Stabilizer
Quercetin found in Bulb
Metalloproteinase-Inhibitor
Quercetin found in Bulb
Mutagenic
Quercetin found in Bulb
Myorelaxant
Gallic-acid found in Bulb
NADH-Oxidase-Inhibitor
Quercetin found in Bulb
NEP-Inhibitor
Quercetin found in Bulb
NF-kB-Inhibitor
Quercetin found in Bulb
NO-Inhibitor
Gallic-acid found in Bulb
Quercetin found in Bulb
NO-Synthase-Inhibitor
Quercetin found in Bulb
Nephrotoxic
Gallic-acid found in Bulb
Neuroprotective
Quercetin found in Bulb
Ornithine-Decarboxylase-Inhibitor
Quercetin found in Bulb
Ovulant
Stigmasterol found in Bulb
Oxidase-Inhibitor
Taxifolin found in Bulb
P450-Inducer
Quercetin found in Bulb
P450-Inhibitor
Quercetin found in Bulb
PGE2-Inhibitor
Quercetin found in Bulb
PTK-Inhibitor
Quercetin found in Bulb
Paralytic
Quercitrin found in Bulb
Pesticide
Beta-sitosterol found in Bulb
Gallic-acid found in Bulb
Isorhamnetin found in Bulb
P-coumaric-acid found in Bulb
Quercetin found in Bulb
Quercitrin found in Bulb
Scilliroside found in Bulb
Taxifolin found in Bulb
Phospholipase-Inhibitor
Quercetin found in Bulb
Plasmodicide
Quercetin found in Bulb
Proliferant
Quercetin found in Bulb
Prostaglandigenic
P-coumaric-acid found in Bulb
Prostaglandin-Synthesis-Inhibitor
P-coumaric-acid found in Bulb
Quercetin found in Bulb
Protein-Kinase-C-Inhibitor
Quercetin found in Bulb
Quinone-Reductase-Inducer
Isorhamnetin found in Bulb
Quercetin found in Bulb
RNA-genic
Taxifolin found in Bulb
Rodenticide
Scilliroside found in Bulb
Sedative
Stigmasterol found in Bulb
Spermicide
Beta-sitosterol found in Bulb
Styptic
Gallic-acid found in Bulb
TNF-alpha-Inhibitor
Quercetin found in Bulb
Teratologic
Quercetin found in Bulb
Topoisomerase-I-Inhibitor
Gallic-acid found in Bulb
Quercetin found in Bulb
Topoisomerase-II-Inhibitor
Quercetin found in Bulb
Tumorigenic
Quercetin found in Bulb
Tyrosinase-Inhibitor
P-coumaric-acid found in Bulb
Quercetin found in Bulb
Tyrosine-Kinase-Inhibitor
Quercetin found in Bulb
Ubiquiot
Beta-sitosterol found in Bulb
Ulcerogenic
Beta-sitosterol found in Bulb
VEGF-Inhibitor
Quercetin found in Bulb
Vasodilator
Isorhamnetin found in Bulb
Quercetin found in Bulb
Vasopressor
Quercitrin found in Bulb
Xanthine-Oxidase-Inhibitor
Gallic-acid found in Bulb
Quercetin found in Bulb
cAMP-Phosphodiesterase-Inhibitor
Quercetin found in Bulb
iNOS-Inhibitor
Quercetin found in Bulb

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