moutan


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moutan

(ˈmuːtæn)
n
(Plants) a variety of Asian tree peony, Paeonia suffruticosa, having large, colourful flowers
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Sun, "Serum pharmacochemistry of TCM screening the bioactive components from moutan cortex,"in Serum Pharmacochemistry of Traditional Chinese Medicine, Chapter 21, pp.
If it is stored with Cortex Moutan which has a special odor, Rhizoma Alismatis would not be susceptible to insects, and the quality of the two medicinal materials would be maintained for a long time [8].
Danzhi Xiaoyao San Radix Bupleuri, Radix Angelicae Sinensis, Radix Paeoniae Alba, Rhizoma Atractylodis Macrocephalae, Poria, Cortex Moutan, Fructus Gardeniae.
Kim, "Anti-inflammatory activity of the methanol extract of Moutan Cortex in LPS-activated Raw264.7 cells," Evidence-Based Complementary and Alternative Medicine, vol.
Wang et al., "Flavonoid composition and antioxidant activity of tree peony (Paeonia section Moutan) yellow flowers," Journal of Agricultural and Food Chemistry, vol.
Paeonol is the main active component of Cortex Moutan, which has several effects in traditional Chinese medicine, possessing various pharmacological activities, particularly an antiatherosclerosis effect [46].
Chen et al., "Systematic qualitative and quantitative assessment of fatty acids in the seeds of 60 tree peony (Paeonia section Moutan DC.) cultivars by GCMS," Food Chemistry, vol.
This involves calming the body and using anti-inflammatory herbs to rid the body of "heat." These herbs include baical skullcap root, radish seeds, peony bark and moutan. How do you know if you need to remove excess heat?
Paeonol, a major compound of moutan cortex, attenuates Cisplatin-induced nephrotoxicity in mice.
Paeonol (2'-hydroxy-4'-methoxyacetophenone), the main phenolic compound of the radix of the Chinese herb Paeonia suffruticosa (Cortex Moutan), has been used as a traditional herbal medicine for thousands of years.
However, the form introduced in English prevails in words like moutan (Pinyin moudan).