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Noun1.Cimicifuga - small genus of perennial herbs of north temperate regions: bugbaneCimicifuga - small genus of perennial herbs of north temperate regions: bugbane
magnoliid dicot genus - genus of dicotyledonous flowering plants regarded as among the most primitive of extant angiosperms
bugbane - a plant of the genus Cimicifuga having flowers in long racemes or panicles reported to be distasteful to insects
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The Cimicifuga racemosa special extract BNO 1055 prevents hot flashes in ovariectomized rats.
For example; both black cohosh (Cimicifuga racemosa Nutt.) and blue cohosh (Caulophyllum thalictroides Michx.) are in increasing demand for the treatment of gynecological problems, and bloodroot (Sanguinaria canadensis L.) and wild ginger (Asarum canadense L.) are also marketable.
Kaolin clay and charcoal help draw out grime and impurities whilst cimicifuga extract helps reduce the appearance of pores and improve skin condition, and it is a snip at PS7, A STEAL OF A DEAL FROM ELEMIS fans rejoice, July 8 sees the launch of the exclusive new Pro-Collagen Anti-Ageing Heroes Collection.
Efficacy and safety evaluation of Cimicifuga foetida extract in menopausal women.
Ferulic acid (FA; 4-hydroxy-3-methoxycinnamic acid), is a caffeic acid derivative found in vegetables, fruit, some beverages (for example, coffee and beer) and is an effective component of some Chinese medicinal herbs, for instance, Angelica sinensis, Cimicifuga racemosa and Ligusticum chuangxiong (9).
Du, "Direct determination of rhizoma cimicifuga by FTIR spectroscopy," Guangpu xue yu guang pu fen xi = Guangpu, vol.
Vitex agnus-castus (vitex) and Cimicifuga racemosa (black cohosh) have also been studied for their impact on fertility in women with PCOS.
FA (4-hydroxy-3-methoxycinnamic acid) is extracted from some natural plants, such as Asafoetida giantfennel, Angelica sinensis, Cimicifuga racemosa, Glycyrrhiza uralensis, and Ligusticum chuanxiong, which have been employed as the traditional Chinese herbs to treat multiple diseases for several thousand years.
Fabricant et al., "High-performance liquid chromatographic analysis of Black Cohosh (Cimicifuga racemosa) constituents with in-line evaporative light scattering and photodiode array detection," Analytica Chimica Acta, vol.
ligusticum chuangxiong, Cimicifuga racemosa and Angelica sinensis) contain FA as one of their major components.10 FA is relatively new antioxidant compound due to its ability to activate cell stress response and scavenge free radicals,9 and is also an anti-inflammatory and anti-nociceptive agent.11
2015 May 20;12:14; Masada, Authentication of the botanical origin of Western herbal products using Cimicifuga and Vitex products as examples, J Nat Med.