Polygonum Multiflorum


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A perennial herb used in traditional Chinese medicine, the roots, stems, and leaves of which are used for anaemia, premature grey hair, colitis, constipation, infertility, insomnia, malaria, nocturnal emission, postpartum pain, rheumatic complaints, skin infections, spermatorrhea, vaginal discharge, vertigo; some data suggest that cornblind may be antibacterial
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Xu, "Application of ultra-high-performance liquid chromatography coupled with LTQ-Orbitrap mass spectrometry for the qualitative and quantitative analysis of Polygonum multiflorum Thumb.
Ha, "Protective effect of Polygonum multiflorum Thunb on amyloid [beta]-peptide 25-35 induced cognitive deficits in mice," Journal of Ethnopharmacology, vol.
As an active component extracted from Polygonum multiflorum, TSG showed obvious protection effects in a series of diseases.
Feng, "Review of clinical studies of Polygonum multiflorum Thunb.
Overall topical treatment with Polygonum multiflorum extract promoted hair growth by inducing anagen in telogenic hair follicles.
Polygonum multiflorum. Modern Research and Application of Chinese Medicinal Plants.
Yoo et al., "Drug-induced liver injury: twenty five cases of acute hepatitis following ingestion of polygonum multiflorum thunb," Gut and Liver, vol.
Wang, "Effects of stilbene glucoside from Polygonum Multiflorum Thunb.
Polygonum cuspidatum is a traditional Chinese herb closely related to Polygonum multiflorum. While the former does not have much traditional use as an anti-ageing herb, the latter has a strong reputation in this regard (Bensky 2004).
Polygoni Multiflori Radix (PMR, root of Polygonum multiflorum Thunb., He Shou Wu) is a traditional Chinese medicine (TCM) that has been used in Chinese clinics for centuries.