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Noun1.Matricaria - chiefly Old World strong-smelling weedy herbsMatricaria - chiefly Old World strong-smelling weedy herbs; comprises plants sometimes included in other genera: e.g. Tanacetum; Tripleurospermum
asterid dicot genus - genus of more or less advanced dicotyledonous herbs and some trees and shrubs
aster family, Asteraceae, Compositae, family Asteraceae, family Compositae - plants with heads composed of many florets: aster; daisy; dandelion; goldenrod; marigold; lettuces; ragweed; sunflower; thistle; zinnia
German chamomile, Matricaria chamomilla, Matricaria recutita, sweet false chamomile, wild chamomile - annual Eurasian herb similar in fragrance and medicinal uses to chamomile though taste is more bitter and effect is considered inferior
Matricaria matricarioides, pineapple weed, rayless chamomile - annual aromatic weed of Pacific coastal areas (United States and northeastern Asia) having bristle-pointed leaves and rayless yellow flowers
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Background: The aim of this study was to design and assess the effects of hydroalcoholic extract of Matricaria chamomilla (MC) on preantral follicle culture of mouse ovaries in a three-dimensional culture system.
Several herbs where found to have antidiabetic and/or antihyperlipidemic effects including Aegle marmelos, Allium cepa, Nigella sativa, Trigonella foenum, Rosmarinus officinalis, Matricaria chamomilla, Cajanus cajan, Aloe vera, and Swertia chirata.
The scientific name of chamomile is Matricaria chamomilla L and it belongs to the Asteraceae family (Singh et al.
Acaricidal activity of aqueous extracts of chamomile flowers, Matricaria chamomilla, against the mite Psoroptes cuniculi.
Effect of water stress on leaf relative water content, chlorophyll, praline and soluble carbohydrates in Matricaria chamomilla L.
Respecto a la importancia cultural medida por el Consenso de Informantes, tres de las 13 especies incluyendo Gnaphalium canescens (FL = 82), Eucalyptus globulus (FL = 80) (ambas empleadas principalmente para la tos) y Matricaria recutita (FL = 50) (para la gripe), las reconocieron al menos nueve informantes (Cuadro 5).
The following herbs were used: flowers of marigold Calendula officinalis, flowers of chamomile Matricaria recutita, leaves of sage Salvia officinalis, bark of cinnamon Cinnamomum verum, cloves of Syzygium aromaticum buds, root of liquorice Glycyrrhiza glabra, flowers of lavender Lavandula angustifolia, leaves of oregano Origanum vulgare, fruits of dog rose Rosa canina, and rhizome of sweet flag Acorus calamus.
However, while evidence shows that the bioactive ingredients in Matricaria recutita have the capability to calm you down, whether there are enough of these phytochemicals in one or two tea bags is still to be determined.