Glycyrrhiza glabra

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Noun1.Glycyrrhiza glabra - deep-rooted coarse-textured plant native to the Mediterranean region having blue flowers and pinnately compound leavesGlycyrrhiza glabra - deep-rooted coarse-textured plant native to the Mediterranean region having blue flowers and pinnately compound leaves; widely cultivated in Europe for its long thick sweet roots
herb, herbaceous plant - a plant lacking a permanent woody stem; many are flowering garden plants or potherbs; some having medicinal properties; some are pests
genus Glycyrrhiza, Glycyrrhiza - sticky perennial Eurasian herbs
licorice root - root of licorice used in flavoring e.g. candy and liqueurs and medicines
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Twelve flavonoids (1-12), isolated from Glycyrrhiza glabra roots were evaluated for their pancreatic lipase (PL) inhibitory activity in vitro.
I the explants of Glycyrrhiza glabra on MS medium free of growth regulators, no calli were induced but When 2,4-D was used into MS medium, all explants formed white callus and induction rates increased with the increase of concentration of 2,4-D.
Glycyrrhiza glabra has duel activity being not only anti inflammatory but also a stimulating expectorant (Mills 2000).
It is essential that the adrenals are well supported at a functional level with herbal adrenal tonics such as Glycyrrhiza glabra and supported by adaptogens such as Withania somnifera.
Glycyrrhiza glabra and its phytoconstituents have been known to possess widespread pharmacological properties as an anti-inflammatory, anti-viral, antitumour and hepatoprotective drug.
Basic Violet 3 and Glycyrrhiza Glabra (licorice) extracts were tabled.
The most widely prescribed species were Glycyrrhiza glabra, Vitex agnus-castus, Actaea racemosa, Hypericum perforatum and Zingiber officinale.
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.
Licorice: Glycyrrhiza glabra contains some very exciting active agents (14).
Total Hypericum perforatum 1:2 50 mL Verbena vervain 1:2 40 mL Ginkgo biloba 1:2 30 mL Angelica sinensis 1:2 40 mL Glycyrrhiza glabra 1:2 40 mL TOTAL 200 mL Dose 5 mL two to three times daily with food.
A prototype derived from biotechnology and natural extracts exhibit good anti hyperpigmentation performance versus Glycyrrhiza Glabra, but less than Hydroquinone, similar to Kojic acid, and with a lower erythema index.