In vitro antifungal activity of azaron isolated from the rhizome extract of Acorus calamus
The mechanism of the tranquilizing action of asarone from Acorus calamus
products are available mainly in supermarkets, but also in some specialty teashops.
12 species: Centella asiatica, Convolvulus pluricaulis, Celastrus paniculatus, Eclipta alba, Cynodon dactylon, Asparagus racemosus, Withania somnifera, Nardostachys jatamansi, Acorus calamus
, Zingiber officinalis, Vetiveria zizanoides.
is mainly reproducing vegetatively in boreal cool climatic conditions.
Anti-Candida potential of Acorus calamus
rhizome and its active principle, [beta]-asarone, was evaluated against the human fungal pathogen, Candida albicans.
grey columns white columns Acorus calamus
8 84 Alkura satirum 1 58 Citrus hystrix 4 37 Curcuma zedoaria 5 104 Eleutherine americana 1 14 Nigella sativa 21 67 Piper chabs 12 19 Piper nigrum 19 115 Zingber cassumunar 29 55 Zingiber officinale 52 111 Fig.
(sweetflag,)is a perennial herb widely distributed in temperate and subtropical Asia, Europe and North America.
Several reports on the search for natural AChEI has been made from our laboratory including Acorus calamus
, Clitoria ternetaea, Andrograpis paniculata, Centella asiatica, Evolvulus alsinoides, Nelwnbo nucifera and Myristica fragrans (Mukherjee et al.
Methanolic extracts of seven herbs Acorus calamus
, Acorus gramineus, Bupleurm facaltum, Dioscorea batatas, Epimedium koreanum, Poria cocos and Zizyphi jujuba, used in traditional Korean medicine for improvement of memory and cognition in old age have been tested for cholinesterase inhibitory properties and significant inhibition of the enzyme was shown by extracts from Acorus calamus
powdered rhizomes of Acorus calamus
(Mironov, 1943); a mixture of garlic and lemon peel (Catar, 1954), kyuzol (mainly consisting of 1-acetyl-1,2,3,4-tetrahydroquinoline) (Zolotarev, 1959); volatiles from Clausena anisata, Viola and jasmine (Novak, 1973); and (-)-myrtenal, a weaker repellent than DEET (Dautel et al.
rhizome (ACR), Acorus gramineus rhizome (AGR), Bupleurum falcatum root (BFR), Dioscorea batatas rhizome (DBR), Epimedium koreanum herb (EKH), Sclerotium of the fungus Poria cocos (PCS) and Zizyphi jujuba fruit (ZJF) were dried in sun and purchased from a Korean herbal drugs store in Seoul.