Cysticorydalis fedtschenkoana

Plant Name

Cysticorydalis fedtschenkoana (Regel) Fedde
Synonym- Corydalis fedtschenkoana Regel

Botanical Info

A perennial, 10-15 cm high


Central Asia: Pamiro – Alay, Tjan-Shang. Endemic. Grows on grey stony, rubbly slopes, on rocks, slate moraines, near icecaps in upper mountain zone (3000 4800 m above sea-level).

Chemical Content

Alkaloids 0,02-0,3 %: protopine, sangvinarine, bulbocapnine, alkaloids of aporfine, protopine and benzofenantridine groups. An above-ground part-. Alkaloids 0,2-0,3 %: protopine, sangvinarine, bulbocapnine.

Traditional Use and Activity

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