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The leaves of Boldu boldus or Peumus boldus (family Monimiaceae), an evergreen shrub of Chile; used in various disturbances of liver function.
Synonym(s): boldo
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Carvalho, "Farmacologia e toxicologia de Peumus boldus e Baccharis genistelloides," Brazilian Journal of Pharmacognosy, vol.
Avaliacao da qualidade de amostras comerciais de boldo (Peumus boldus Molina), pata-de-vaca (Bauhinia spp.) e ginco (Ginkgo biloba L.).
Bioactivity of boldo (Peumus boldus Molina) (Laurales: Monimiaceae) on Spodoptera frugiperda (J.
Roos et al., "Antioxidant activity of Peumus boldus extract and alkaloid boldine against damage induced by Fe(II)-citrate in rat liver mitochondria in vitro," Industrial Crops and Products, vol.
Boldocynara[R], a proprietary dietary supplement product consisting of the plants Cynara scolymus, Silybum marianum, Taraxacum officinale, and Peumus boldus, used to promote functions of the liver and the gallbladder.