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Evaluation of the estrogenic activity of the constituents in the fruits of Vitex rotundifolia L. for the potential treatment of premenstrual syndrome
The ethanol extract of the fruits of Vitex rotundifolia (VRE) and its four major compounds (casticin, luteolin, rotundifuran and agnuside) were tested for their estrogen‐like activity by using theExpand
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Estrogen-like activity of volatile components from Vitex rotundifolia L.
BACKGROUND & OBJECTIVES The fruits of Vitex rotundifolia L. are used as a traditional medicine in China. Dried fruits of V. rotundifolia (rich in essential oils) have been known to show strongExpand
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Protective effect of steroidal saponins from rhizome of Anemarrhena asphodeloides on ovariectomy-induced bone loss in rats
AbstractAim:To investigate the protective effect of steroidal saponins from Anemarrhena asphodeloides (ATS) on ovariectomy (OVX)-induced bone loss.Methods:Sprague-Dawley rats were divided into shamExpand
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Antiosteoporotic chemical constituents from Er-Xian Decoction, a traditional Chinese herbal formula.
AIM OF THE STUDY Er Xian Decoction (EXD), a traditional Chinese medicine formula, has long been used for the treatment of osteoporosis and menopausal syndrome in China. The present study was designedExpand
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Antiosteoporotic activity of Er-Xian Decoction, a traditional Chinese herbal formula, in ovariectomized rats.
The antiosteoporotic effect of a herbal formula, Er-Xian Decoction (EXD), in ovariectomized (OVX) rats model of osteoporosis was investigated. The rats were divided into Sham and OVX groups. The OVXExpand
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Antinociceptive activity of petroleum ether fraction from the MeOH extracts of Paederia scandens in mice.
  • Y. Chen, N. Li, +5 authors L. Qin
  • Chemistry, Medicine
  • Phytomedicine : international journal of…
  • 20 June 2008
The petroleum ether fraction of MeOH extract from Paederia scandens was evaluated on anti-nociceptive activity in mice using chemical and thermal models of nociception. Given orally, the petroleumExpand
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Comparison of Headspace SPME with Hydrodistillation and SFE for Analysis of the Volatile Components of the Roots of Valeriana officinalis var. latifolia
Valeriana officinalis var. latifolia is a common medicinal and fragrant plant in China. The plant’s essential oil plays an important role in its sedative and hypnotic action. In this work,Expand
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Antiosteoporotic Effects and Proteomic Characterization of the Target and Mechanism of an Er-Xian Decoction on Osteoblastic UMR-106 and Osteoclasts Induced From RAW264.7
Er-Xian Decoction (EXD) has been used for the treatment of osteoporosis disorders, menopausal syndrome, and other aging diseases in the Chinese traditional healthcare system. However, the targets andExpand
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Regulative effects of essential oil from Atractylodes lancea on delayed gastric emptying in stress-induced rats.
Gastric motor dysfunction induced by psychological stress results in many symptoms of functional dyspepsia (FD). There are a number of herbal medicines that are reported to improve gastrointestinalExpand
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Correlation between the genetic diversity and variation of total phenolic acids contents in Fructus Xanthii from different populations in China.
  • T. Han, Y. Hu, +7 authors L. Qin
  • Chemistry, Medicine
  • Biomedical chromatography : BMC
  • 1 May 2008
Fructus Xanthii (Cang-Er-Zi) is a traditional Chinese medicine that is used in curing nasal diseases and headache according to the Chinese Pharmacopoeia. For the effective quality control of itsExpand
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