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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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We previously observed that an extract of Cimicifuga racemosa (CR) BNO 1055 was able to reduce ovariectomy induced obesity and this was associated with reduced loss of bone mineral density (BMD) as determined by quantitative computer tomography (qCT) (Seidlova-Wuttke et al.
The Cimicifuga racemosa extract BNO 1055 (CR) inhibits proliferation of human prostate cancer derived LNCaP cells.
Influence of Cimicifuga racemosa on the proliferation of estrogen receptor-positive human breast cancer celts.
Cimicifuga racemosa (black cohosh) - Counters anxiety (anxiolytic) and is an antiinflammatory specific for muscular contraction headaches
It is well established that extracts of Cimicifuga racemosa (CR) ease climacteric complaints but solid animal experimental data supporting such effects are not available.
Cimicifuga racemosa (black cohosh) is a herbaccous perennial plant, that has been traditionally used for a variety of ailments (dyspepsia, climacteric complaints, muscular rheumatisms, menstrual cramps).
The purpose of this report is to explore the growth inhibitory effect of extracts and compounds from black cohosh and related Cimicifuga species on human breast cancer cells and to determine the nature of the active components.
Keywords: Formononetin; Black cohosh; Actaea racemosa; Cimicifuga racemosa; TLC; HPLC-PDA; LC-MS; Analysis
Keywords: Black cohosh; Cimicifuga racemosa; Menopause; Asthenia; Muscle enzyme