Matricaria recutita

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Related to Matricaria recutita: German chamomile, Aloysia triphylla
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Noun1.Matricaria recutita - annual Eurasian herb similar in fragrance and medicinal uses to chamomile though taste is more bitter and effect is considered inferiorMatricaria recutita - annual Eurasian herb similar in fragrance and medicinal uses to chamomile though taste is more bitter and effect is considered inferior
genus Matricaria, Matricaria - chiefly Old World strong-smelling weedy herbs; comprises plants sometimes included in other genera: e.g. Tanacetum; Tripleurospermum
herb, herbaceous plant - a plant lacking a permanent woody stem; many are flowering garden plants or potherbs; some having medicinal properties; some are pests
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Inhibition of human cAMP-phosphodiesterase as a mechanism of the spasmolytic effect of Matricaria recutita L.
Effect of presowing gamma irradiation on the productivity and active principle content of Matricaria recutita.
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).
Terpenoids, alkaloids Hedyotis biflora Benzopyrones Houpoea obovata Lignans Ixeris chinensis Sesquiterpenes Juglans mandshurica Quinones Macleaya microcarpa IAD Matricaria recutita Sesquiterpenes Nauclea orientalis IAD Oroxylum indicum (L.
In particular, the following herbs are frequently prescribed for these conditions: Piper methysticum, Passiflora incarnata, Valeriana officinalis, Melissa officinalis, Scutellaria lateriflora, Matricaria recutita and Eschscholzia californica.
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.
Essential Oils Considered Safe for Pregnancy (Guba, 2001) Essential Oil Botanical Name Cardamom Elettaria cardamomum German and Matricaria recutita, Anthemis noblis Roman chamomile Frankincense Boswellia carterii Geranium Pelargonium graveolens Ginger Zingiber officinale Neroli or Orange Blossom Citrus aurantium bigaradia Patchouli Pogostemon cablin Petitgrain Citrus aurantium Rose Rosa damascene Sandalwood Santalum album Table 3.
The common name here refers to Matricaria recutita.
This randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled trial was conducted in patients with mild to moderate generalized anxiety disorders (GAD) and compared Matricaria recutita (chamomile) extract with placebo.
ColiMil[R] (which contains Matricaria recutita flowers extract, Foeniculum vulgare fruit extract and Melissa officinalis aerial parts extract) and fennel oil emulsions have also been shown to be effective in the treatment of colic in infants.