Petasites hybridus

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Petasites hybridus,

n See butterbur.
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All trials were carried out with the proprietary extract--Petadolex[R]--from the underground parts of Petasites hybridus (solvent supercritical carbon dioxide) standardised to contain a minimum of 15% petasins and practically free of toxic pyrrolizidine alkaloids (content below 0.
Role of petasin in the potential antiinflammatory activity of a plant extract of Petasites hybridus.
Thomet OAR, Schapowal A, Heinisch IVWM, Wiesmann UN, Simon HU (2002a) Anti-inflammatory activity of an extract of Petasites hybridus in allergic rhinitis.
Wildi E, Langer T, Schafner W, Berger Buter K (1998) Quantitative analysis of petasin and pyrrolizidine alkaloids in leaves and rhizomes of in situt grown petasites hybridus plants.
In vitro propagation of Petasites hybridus (Asteraceae) from leaf and petiole explants and from inflorescence buds.
An extract of Petasites hybridus is effective in the prophylaxis of migraine.
Extracts of Petasites hybridus have a long history of use for applications that range from plague to asthma and migraine.