Rheum rhaponticum

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Noun1.Rheum rhaponticum - long cultivated hybrid of Rheum palmatumRheum rhaponticum - long cultivated hybrid of Rheum palmatum; stems often cooked in pies or as sauce or preserves
rhubarb plant, rhubarb - plants having long green or reddish acidic leafstalks growing in basal clumps; stems (and only the stems) are edible when cooked; leaves are poisonous
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Long-term efficacy and safety of the special extract ERr 731 of Rheum rhaponticum in perimenopausal women with menopausal symptoms.
It is comprised of effective amounts of: bidens pilosa extract; acetyl rheum rhaponticum root extract; a vitamin E compound; thermus thermophilus ferment extract; zinc oxide and titanium dioxide.
Roasto et al., "The antioxidative and antimicrobial properties of the blue honeysuckle (Lonicera caerulea L.), Siberian rhubarb (Rheum rhaponticum L.) and some other plants, compared to ascorbic acid and sodium nitrite," Food Control, vol.
Rheum rhaponticum L, false rhubarb/East Indian rhubarb, family Polygonaceae
The trial, which was conducted at University Hospital, Frankfurt, Germany, showed that women who consumed one tablet containing 4 mg of the extract Rheum rhaponticum, or ERr 731, every day for 12 weeks had a significant reduction in the number and severity of hot flashes, compared with women who took placebo.
The special extract ERr 731[R] from the roots of Rheum rhaponticum is the major constituent of Phytoestrol[R] N which is used for the alleviation of menopausal symptoms.
The concentration of resveratrol per dry matter in 'Hasaine Sladki' stems is closely comparable with its high concentration in the roots of Rheum rhaponticum [6].