fu ling

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fu ling

Chinese medicine
A fungus that grows on the roots of various conifers; it is diuretic, sedative and tonic, and used for anorexia, bloating, cardiac arrhythmias, hypertension, indigestion, insomnia and oliguria.
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Zhang et al., "In vivo immunological activity of carboxymethylated-sulfated (1[right arrow]3)[beta]-d-glucan from sclerotium of Poria cocos," International Journal of Biological Macromolecules, vol.
Wei, "Diuretic activity of the ethanol and aqueous extracts of the surface layer of Poria cocos in rat," Journal of Ethnopharmacology, vol.
Bai, "Renal metabolic profiling of early renal injury and renoprotective effects of Poria cocos epidermis using UPLC Q-TOF/HSMS/MSe," Journal of Pharmaceutical and Biomedical Analysis, vol.
Acalypha wilkesiana, Acanthopanax gracilistylus, Allium sativum, Ananus comosus, Cissampelos sympodialis, Coriolus versicolor, Curcuma longa, Echinacea purpurea, Grifola frondosa, Harpagophytum procumbens, Panax ginseng, Polygala tenuifolia, Poria cocos, Silybum marianum, Smilax glabra, Tinospora cordifolia, Uncaria tomentosa, and Withania somnifera demonstrate modulation of multiple cytokines.
Dioscorea batatas, Epimedium koreanum, Poria cocos and Zizyphi jujuba) used in traditional Korean medicine for improvement of memory and cognition in old age were tested for cholinesterase inhibitory properties using the Ellman colorimetric method.
ECD consists of four dried crude herbs listed as follows: Pinellia ternata, Pericarpium Citri Reticulatae, Poria cocos, and licorice.
Wang et al., "Systematic screening and characterization of the major bioactive components of Poria cocos and their metabolites in rats by LC-ESI-MS"," Biomedical Chromatography, vol.
Glycerin 1,500000 glyceryl laurate myristyl lactate polyglycery1-3 caprylate) Phase E Deionized water 9,380000 Trisodiurn citrate dehydrate soldium citrate (Merck) 0,120000 MPC--Milk Peptide Complex (Whey protein) (CLR) 0,500000 Phase F SyricaLm CLR (PC) (CLR) (Water phragmites 3,000000 communis extract poria cocos extract) Daymoist CLR (CLR) (Water beta vulgaris root extract 1,000000 hydrolyzed corn starch) Phase G NAOH (10%) (Water sodium hydroxide) 0,500000
Antioxidant activities of some common ingredients of traditional chinese medicine, Angelica sinensis, Lycium barbarum and Poria cocos. Phytother Res.
A carboxymethylated-sulfated [beta]-(1 [right arrow] 3)-D-glucan extracted from Poria cocos (CS-PCS3-II) could significantly improve the increase the indexes of phagocyte, thymus, and spleen and promote spleen antibody production, hemolytic activity, and delayed-type hypersensitivity (DTH), suggesting the immunopotentiation of CS-PCS3-II in mice [10].
Sijunzi decoction (SJZT) is one of the most famous TCMFs consisting of four herbs: Radix Ginseng, Poria cocos, Rhizoma Atractylodis Macrocephalae, and Radix Glycyrrhizae.
The antioxidant activities of three popular ingredients of traditional Chinese medicine, namely Angelica sinensis (AS), Lycium barbarum (LB) and Poria cocos (PC) were evaluated in this study.