Grape Seed Extract

Grape Seed Extract [media id=5 width=500 height=400] Introduction This fact sheet provides basic information about grape seed extract—uses, potential side effects, and resources for more information. The grape seeds used to produce grape seed extract are generally obtained from wine manufacturers. The leaves and fruit of the grape have been used medicinally since ancient Greece. Common Name—grape seed extract Latin…

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Green Tea

Green Tea [media id=3 width=500 height=400] Introduction This fact sheet provides basic information about green tea—common names, uses, potential side effects, and resources for more information. All types of tea (green, black, and oolong) are produced from the Camellia sinensis plant using different methods. Fresh leaves from the Camellia sinensis plant are steamed to produce green tea. Common Names—green tea,…

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Bilberry

Bilberry [media id=4 width=500 height=400] Introduction This fact sheet provides basic information about bilberry—common names, uses, potential side effects, and resources for more information. Bilberry is a relative of the blueberry, and its fruit is commonly used to make pies and jams. It has been used for nearly 1,000 years in traditional European medicine. Bilberry grows in North America, Europe,…

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Blackberrylily Rhizome

Blackberrylily Rhizome Product Name: Blackberry lily Rhizome Extract Blackberry lily root extract is used in medicine can be made into drugs with anti-toxins, clear the blood swelling in favor of the throat and benefits functions. Indications: sore throat, cough and breathing difficulties, due to toxic heat, and fire the wealth of sputum expectoration. extract, blackberry, lily, blackberry lily, rhizome, rhizome…

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Shitake Mushroom

Shitake Mushroom Action of Shitake Mushroom Extract ( Lentinus edodes Extract ) Shitake,a kind of precious fungus — 1) Shitake Mushroom Extract ( Lentinus edodes Extract ) is found to be particularly valuable for treating all forms of hepatitis ,anti-tunour and liver protection,gene mutation prevention 2) Shitake Mushroom Extract ( Lentinus edodes Extract ) can also lower blood levels of…

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Acacia Catechu

Acacia Catechu English name: Black Catechu Sankrit name: Khadir Family: Fabaceae – Mimosoideae Part used: Bark Traditional uses: In Ayurvedic medicine, Acacia leaves, flowers, and pods have long been used to expel worms, to staunch bleeding, heal wounds, and suppress the coughing up of blood. Its strong astringent action is used to contract and toughen mucous membranes throughout the body…

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Acorus calamus

Acorus calamus Acorus calamus is a Perennial, semi-aquatic and smelly plant, found in both temperate and subtemperate zones. It is upto 6 feet tall, aromatic, sword-shaped leaves and small, yellow/green flowers with branched rhizome. Rhizome horizontal, jointed, somewhat vertically compressed, spongy within, 1.25-2.5 cm in thickness, pale to dark brown or ocassionally orange-brown in colour, leaves grass-like or sword shaped,…

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Rehmannia Root

Rehmannia Root Rehmannia Root is a native of China and is one of the first species of the genus to be introduced and cultivated in the West. It thrives in light, moist, well-drained, neutral-to-acid, sandy soil in full sun; and when cultivated, the thick, reddish-yellow roots are lifted in autumn or early winter for use in herbal medicine. Long used…

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Bupleurum sinensis

Bupleurum sinensis Bupleurum sinensis extract Appearance Brown-yellow powder Part of used: Root Appearance: Brown-yellow powder Botanical Source: The root of Bupleurum chinense DC GMP factory Product Name : Bupleurum sinensis extract Appearance: Brown-yellow powder Botanical Source : The root of Bupleurum chinense DC. (Fam. Umbelliferae). Customarily called ” Bei chaihu”(North Chinese Thorowax Root). Category : Standard Herb Extracts Description :…

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Snakegourd Root

Snakegourd Root Snakegourd Root is the dried root of Trichosanthes kirilowii Maxim. or Trichosanthes japonica Regel (Fam. Cucurbitaceae). Action: To remove heat, to promote the production of body fluid, and to facilitate the drainage of pus and the subsidence of sweelling. Indications: Thrist in febrile disease; dry cough due to heat in the lung; diabetes caused by internal heat; sores…

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White Kidney Bean

White Kidney Bean White Kidney Bean is an American natural. Long known to be a highly nutritious source of fiber and minerals, it is now thought to interfere with the absorption of complex carbohydrates (pasta, breads, potatoes, etc.); and as a “starch blocker,” White Kidney Bean is said to be very helpful as a support for weight loss programs. Recent research…

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Boswellia Serrata

Boswellia Serrata English name: Olibanum, Frankincense Sanskrit name: Sallaki Family: Burseraceae Part used: Gum Traditional uses: The gum is credited with astringent, stimulant, expectorant, diuretic, diaphoretic, antipyretic, stomachic, emmenagogue and antiseptic properties. It is reported to be useful in ulcers, tumours, goitre. It is used in the preparation of an ointment for sores and is used with butter in syphilis….

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Adhatoda Vasica

Adhatoda Vasica Justicia adhatoda L. (Adulsa, Malabar Nut) is a medicinal plant native to Asia. The plant grows wild in abundance all over Nepal, India, and the Pothohar region of Pakistan, particularly in the Pharwala area. Botanical Name: Adhatoda vasica, Justicia adhatoda English name: Malabar nut Sanskrit name: Vasaka Family: Acanthaceae Part used: Leaves Traditional uses: The plant is recommended…

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Coffee Arabica

Coffee Arabica Scientific name: Coffee arabica Common names: Coffee Sanskrit name: Mlech-phala Family: Rubiaceae Plant part used: Seeds Traditional uses: Uses of Coffee as per the Traditional Indian Medicine: Coffee is a palliative in spasmodic asthma, in whooping cough, delirium tremors, and hysterical affections and in the palpitation of the heart; it is highly recommended in cholera infantum; successful in…

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