New progress in the pharmacology of protocatechuic acid: A compound ingested in daily foods and herbs frequently and heavily.
Seeing the Unseen of the Combination of Two Natural Resins, Frankincense and Myrrh: Changes in Chemical Constituents and Pharmacological Activities
The latest research on the main chemical constituents and pharmacological activities of these two natural resins frankincense and myrrh are summarized, along with chemical and Pharmacological studies on the combination of the two.
Natural medicines for the treatment of fatigue: Bioactive components, pharmacology, and mechanisms.
Natural volatile oils derived from herbal medicines: A promising therapy way for treating depressive disorder.
Quality Assessment of Panax notoginseng from Different Regions through the Analysis of Marker Chemicals, Biological Potency and Ecological Factors
The results demonstrated that the high-quality notoginseng was produced from the emerging regions such as Kunming, Qujing and Honghe, which had higher ACA and saponin content than the notogineng produced in traditional regions suchAs Wenshan and Baise.
Review of aromatherapy essential oils and their mechanism of action against migraines.
Borneol in cardio-cerebrovascular diseases: pharmacological actions, mechanisms, and therapeutics.
Study of neurotoxic effects and underlying mechanisms of aconitine on cerebral cortex neuron cells
- Cheng Peng, T. Zheng, Fan Yang, Yun-Xia Li, Ding-kun Zhang
- Biology, ChemistryArchives of pharmacal research
- 20 November 2009
Investigation of the neurotoxic effects and underlying mechanisms of aconitine on cerebral cortex neuron cells prepared from neonatal SD rats indicated that the maximal toxicity-concentration was 2% and the critical time were 30 s, 1 min and 20 min respectively, which resulted in the injuries of cells’ morphology and function.
[Analysis on characteristic constituents of crude Aconitum carmichaelii in different regions based on UPLC-Q-TOF-MS].
- Ding-kun Zhang, Xue Han, Xiao‐he Xiao
- MedicineZhongguo Zhong yao za zhi = Zhongguo zhongyao…
- 1 February 2016
The results suggested that using unsupervised PCA method, Jiangyou aconite was similar with Hanzhong aconite in chemical ingredients, but significantly different from ones in emerging regions, and the lower toxicity in geo-authentic Jiangyou Aconite was beneficial for ensuring clinical drug safety, which may be one of the important reasons for the formation of genuine aconite.
Preparation and Evaluation of Andrographolide Solid Dispersion Vectored by Silicon Dioxide
Solid dispersion was found to form a unique structure to disperse the drug and release drug rapidly and displayed superior performance in rapid dissolution, providing a highly operability approach for improving the dissolution of insoluble natural products.