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Gymnema sylvestre MeSH Descriptor Data 2022


MeSH Heading
Gymnema sylvestre
Tree Number(s)
B01.875.800.575.912.250.456.500.336.500
Unique ID
D031104
RDF Unique Identifier
http://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D031104
Scope Note
A plant species of the genus GYMNEMA that contains gymnemic acid (triterpene SAPONINS) which affects blood sugar level, and gurmarin protein. The common name of Gurmar should not be confused with Guar (CYAMOPSIS).
Entry Term(s)
Gurmar
Registry Number
txid4068
Public MeSH Note
2003; GURMAR was indexed under PLANT EXTRACTS 1984-2002
History Note
2003; for GURMAR use GURMAR (NM) 1984-2002
Date Established
2003/01/01
Date of Entry
2002/07/03
Revision Date
2021/06/30
Gymnema sylvestre Preferred
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