Ilex guayusa

Known as: Guayusa, guayusa, Ilex, Guayusas 
A plant species of the family AQUIFOLIACEAE known for ritual use by Amazonian Jivaro Indians.
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2018
2018
BACKGROUND Guayusa (Ilex guayusa Loes.) leaves, native of the Ecuadorian Amazon, are popularly used for preparing teas. This… (More)
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2017
2017
BACKGROUND Guayusa (Ilex guayusa Loes) is an evergreen tree native of South America that grows particularly in the upper Amazon… (More)
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2017
2017
Ilex guayusa tea preparations are now commercially available as Runa tea. Little is known regarding the antioxidant and anti… (More)
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2016
2016
Tea from the leaves of guayusa (Ilex guayusa) has a long history of consumption by Ecuadorian natives in regions where the plant… (More)
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2016
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2016
Guayusa (Ilex guayusa Loes.) is an under–studied holly species found in the upper Amazon basin of Colombia, Ecuador, and Peru… (More)
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2016
2016
This paper seeks to contribute to the discussion on how to enhance food tourism in emerging, tropical countries characterized by… (More)
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2008
2008
llex guayusa Loes. Vernacular names: Aguayu,sa, guayusa, huayu~a, g~ta~usa, guayyusa, wayusa, in eastern Ecuador, for both the… (More)
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2008
2008
Banisteriopsis caapi, Brugmansia suaveolens, andNicotiana tabacum are the principal hallucinogens used by the Shuar and related… (More)
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1991
1991
In Amazonian Peru and Ecuador leaf decoctions of the rainforest holly Ilex guayusa with high caffeine concentrations are used as… (More)
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1989
1989
Twelve plants used for the traditional treatment of diabetes mellitus in northern Europe were studied using normal and… (More)
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