Chondrodendron tomentosum Health effects and herbal facts

Chondrodendron tomentosum is a species in the Menispermaceae family. It is a large tropical liana native to Central and South America. It is a source of tubocurare arrow poison.

Chondrodendron tomentosum

Medical use

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Geografical distribution

  • SOUTHERN AMERICA
    Native
    • Mesoamerica: Panama
    • Brazil: Brazil
    • Western South America: Bolivia; Colombia; Ecuador; Peru

Biological activities

Analgesic
Cycleanine found in Root
Anaphylactic
Tubocurarine found in Leaf
Antiaggregant
Cycleanine found in Root
Antialopecic
Cycleanine found in Root
Antiarthritic
Cycleanine found in Root
Anticonvulsant
Tubocurarine found in Leaf
Antidandruff
Cycleanine found in Root
Antiinflammatory
Cycleanine found in Root
Antileishmanic
Cycleanine found in Root
Isochondodendrine found in Root
Antimalarial
Curine found in Leaf
Antipyretic
Cycleanine found in Root
Antisilicotic
Cycleanine found in Root
Antitetanic
Tubocurarine found in Leaf
Antitumor
Curine found in Leaf
Cycleanine found in Root
Isochondodendrine found in Root
Cytotoxic
Cycleanine found in Root
Dopamine-Receptor-Inhibitor
Cycleanine found in Root
Ganglionic-Blocker
Cycleanine found in Root
Hepatoprotective
Cycleanine found in Root
Histaminic
Tubocurarine found in Leaf
Hypotensive
Cycleanine found in Root
Tubocurarine found in Leaf
Myorelaxant
Curine found in Leaf
Cycleanine found in Root
Tubocurarine found in Leaf
Pesticide
Curine found in Leaf
Protisticide
Cycleanine found in Root
Isochondodendrine found in Root
Vagolytic
Tubocurarine found in Leaf

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Chemicals detected

Chemical Plant part Low ppm High ppm
Chondocurarine Leaf
Chondocurine Leaf
Chondodine Root
Curine Leaf
Cycleanine Root
D-tubocurarine Root
Isochondodendrine Root
L-beeberine Plant
L-tubocurarine Root
N-benzyl-phthalimide Root
Norcycleanine Plant
Pelonine Root
Tomentocurine Seed
Tubocurarine Leaf
Reference: Dr. Duke's Phytochemical and Ethnobotanical Databases. [Online Database]