Cynara scolymus


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Related to Cynara scolymus: Silybum marianum, Peumus boldus
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Noun1.Cynara scolymus - Mediterranean thistlelike plant widely cultivated for its large edible flower headCynara scolymus - Mediterranean thistlelike plant widely cultivated for its large edible flower head
artichoke, globe artichoke - a thistlelike flower head with edible fleshy leaves and heart
Cynara, genus Cynara - artichoke; cardoon
vegetable - any of various herbaceous plants cultivated for an edible part such as the fruit or the root of the beet or the leaf of spinach or the seeds of bean plants or the flower buds of broccoli or cauliflower
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Silybum marianum had moderate pancreatic lipase (PL) inhibitory activities (30% at 100 [micro]g/ml) whereas Cynara scolymus showed moderate ACE inhibitory activity (31% at 100 [micro]g/ml).
44] found significant variations in concentrations of total phenols and flavonoids, in the different organs of Thymelaea lythroides, Cynara scolymus L.
Salviae mitiorrhizae radix and its constituent ursolic acid, Zizyphi spinosae, and its constituent betulinic acid, Cynara scolymus, and its constituents luteolin and cynaroside, and Prunella vulgaris, which shares these constituents, all demonstrate significant increases in eNOS expression, in vitro.
Of the ethanol extracted herbs, Cynara scolymus and ginger (Zingiber officinalis) were the most effective at inhibiting H.
Total Paeonia lactiflora 1:2 35 mL Glycyrrhiza glabra 1:1 15 mL Calendula officinalis 1:2 10 mL Schisandra chinensis 1:2 20 mL Cynara scolymus 1:2 20 mL TOTAL 100 mL Dose 7.
The safest option is probably to use one of the following herbs: Achillea millefolium (yarrow), Allium sativum (garlic), Convallaria majalis (lily of the valley), Crataegus laevigata (hawthorn), Cynara scolymus (globe artichoke), Gingko biloba, or Viburnum opulus (cramp bark).
Globe artichokes, Cynara scolymus, are members of the family Compositae.
Reducing effect of a combination of Phaseolus vulgaris and Cynara scolymus extracts on operant self-administration of a chocolate-flavoured beverage in rats.