Cnidium monnieri

Cnidium monnieri

Chinese medicine
An annual herb, the seeds of which contain essential oils, including borneol, camphene, pinene and terpineol, and is antiseptic, astringent and a stimulant. It is used topically for abscesses, eczema, itching and oozing skin lesions, ringworm, and scabies; as a douche for vaginal discharge and yeast infection; and internally for male impotence and female infertility.
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Experimental study on anti-tumour effect of osthol extracted from the fruits of Cnidium monnieri (L.
Progress in study of chemical constituents and pharmacological effects of the fruit of Cnidium monnieri.
1) is an active constituent isolated from the fruit of Cnidium monnieri (L.
A variety of botanicals such as Tribulus terrestris, Aframomum melegueta, Eurycoma longifolia, Cnidium monnieri, Ferula harmonis, Mucuna pruriens, Lepidium meyenii and yohimbine as an alkaloid obtained from the bark of Pausinystalia johimbe (Corynanthe yohimbe) (Tharakan and Manyam, 2005), as well as Passiflora incarnate (Dhawan et al.
Determination of coumarins in Cnidium monnieri fructus by high-performance liquid chromatography.
Chiou WF, Huang YL, Chen CF, Chen CC (2001) Vasorelaxing effect of coumarins from Cnidium monnieri on rabbit corpus cavernosum.
Also the furocoumarin has been reported in various medicinal plants, such as Cnidium monnieri (Sun et al.
Vasorelaxing effect of coumarins from Cnidium monnieri on rabbit corpus cavernosum.
Determination of osthol and imperatorin in Cnidium monnieri (L) cuss by fluorometry TLC scanning.
Similar action was shown by water extract of Cnidium monnieri (L.
Antimutagenicity assays of water extract from the fruits of Cnidium monnieri (L.
INCI name: angelic sinensis (and) cnidium monnieri (and) coptis chinesis (and) dictamnus dasycarpus (and) evodia rutaecarpa (and) phellodendron chinensis (and) scutellaria haicalensis (and) sophora fiavescens