Gastrodia elata


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Gastrodia elata

Chinese medicine
A perennial alpine plant, the tubers of which are anticonvulsive, sedative and stimulate the nervous system; it is used for headaches, low back pain, neuralgia, stress and vertigo.
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Tang L et al., Angelica sinsensis, Ziziphus jujuba, 2015; Jiangyou, Dioscorea opposita, Lycium barbarum, China (20) Codonopsis pilosula, Gastrodia elata, Ginkgo biloba, Panax ginseng, Astragalus membranaceus, Adenophora tetraphylla.
Effect of electroacupuncture combined with polysaccharide of Gastrodia elata Blume on ex - Pression of brain derived neurotrophic factor and vascular endothelial growth factor in the paraventricular nucleus of hypothalamus in cerebral ischemia rat (in Chinese).
Lu et al., "Method development and validation for the high-performance liquid chromatography assay of gastrodin in water extracts from different sources of Gastrodia elata Blume," Journal of Food and Drug Analysis, vol.
Gastrodin is the primary bioactive component derived from the traditional Chinese herb Gastrodia elata Blume root and has been widely used as an anticonvulsant, analgesic, anti-inflammatory, antioxidative, and sedative agent [23, 24].
Plant extracts such as saffron, the Chinese orchid Gastrodia elata, curcumin, adaptogenic herbs like rhodiola, and more can benefit neurotransmitter balance.
Huang, "Genetic differentiation among natural populations of Gastrodia elata (Orchidaceae) in Hubei and germplasm assessment of the cultivated populations," Biodiversity Science, vol.
Gastrodia elata Blume (GEB; Orchidaceae, Tian ma) is mainly distributed in the mountainous areas of eastern Asia, such as China, Korea, Japan, and India.
Rhizomes of Gastrodia elata BL possess antidepressant-like effect via monoamine modulation in subchronic animal model.
Summary: To develop a sensitive and accurate method for the fingerprint study and transfer rule of chemical constituents from Ligusticum chuanxiong Hort and Gastrodia elata Blume to Tianshu capsule in productive process, a high performance liquid chromatography coupled with diode-array detection and electrospray ionization quadrupole time-of-flight mass spectrometry (LC/QTOF-MS) method was established for analysis.
Lee et al., "Gastrodia elata blume and an active component, p-hydroxybenzyl alcohol reduce focal ischemic brain injury through antioxidant related gene expressions," Biological and Pharmaceutical Bulletin, vol.
More importantly, the agricultural area and production volume of eucommia, gastrodia elata, roots of aconitum carmichaeli, chuanxiong, cortex phellodendri and rhizoma corydalis in Hanzhong accounted for over 50% of the total production volume across China, reflecting its increasing influence in the Chinese herbal medicine market in China.
ovata Thunb.]) with Chang Chu ( Atractylodes lances (Thunb.) DC.), and the addition of Ma Huang ( Ephedra sinica Stapf.), Dan sheng ( Salvia miltiorrhiza Bge), Chuanxiong ( Ligusticum chuanxiong Hort.), Wu Chu Yu (Evodia rutaecarpa Benth.), Tien Ma ( Gastrodia elata Blume), Ginseng ( Panax Ginseng), and chuan chi ( Panax notoginseng (Burk.) F.