: A Review of its Protection Against Inflammation and Gastrointestinal Cancers.Am J Chin Med.
Recent researches show constituents of "TOU method," Angelica dahurica and thorns of Gleditsia sinensis, exhibit antibacterial and anti-inflammatory activities [28, 29]; the constituents of "TUO method," Astragalus membranaceus
and Angelica sinensis, promote angiogenesis and the expression of angiogenic growth factors [30, 31].
Of 31 herbal ingredients in the 650-mg tablet, those present in significant concentration included lingzi or reishi (Ganoderma lucidum), woad (Isatis tinctoria), astragalus (Astragalus membranaceus
), andrographis (Andrographis paniculata), Japanese honeysuckle (Lonicera japonica), evergreen wisteria (Milletia reticulata), oldenlandia (Oldenlandia diffusa), and dashi kombu (Laminaria japonica).
Wang et al., "Suppressive effect of Astragalus membranaceus
Bunge on chemical hepatocarcinogenesis in rats," Cancer Chemotherapy and Pharmacology, vol.
Antihyperhydrotic herbs that may be incorporated into formulations for symptomatic relief of sweating include Salvia officinalis (sage) and the Chinese herbs Astragalus membranaceus
root and Zizyphus spinosa seed.
Echinacea purpurea, Astragalus membranaceus
and Glycyrrhiza glabra are well-known to herbalists for, among other actions, their immunostimulating properties.
Astragalus (the root of Astragalus membranaceus
, huang qi) is a traditional Chinese herbal medicine that has been widely used in the clinical therapy of heart failure (9).
(9) It appears to work even better when used in combination with Astragalus membranaceus
A pharmacological study showed that Huangqi (Astragalus membranaceus
), a traditional Chinese medicine (TCM), attenuates proteinuria in a streptozotocin- (STZ-) induced model of diabetes .
Gao, "A study on the immune receptors for polysaccharides from the roots of Astragalus membranaceus
, a Chinese medicinal herb," Biochemical and Biophysical Research Communications, vol.
Radix Astragali seu Hedysari, milkvetch root (Huangqi), the dried root of Astragalus membranaceus
Jade Screen formula consists of three traditional Chinese medicines, including Astragalus membranaceus
[Astragalus membranaceus (Fisch.) Bungej; Rhizoma Atractylodis Macrocephalae (bighead atractylodes rhizome); and Radix Saposhnikoviae [Saposhnikovia divaricata (Turcz.) Schischkj.