Herba Epimedii: Anti-Oxidative Properties and Its Medical Implications

@inproceedings{Sze2010HerbaEA,
  title={Herba Epimedii: Anti-Oxidative Properties and Its Medical Implications},
  author={Stephen Cho Wing Sze and Yao Tong and Tzi Bun Ng and Chris Lok Yin Cheng and Ho Pan Cheung},
  booktitle={Molecules},
  year={2010}
}
Herba Epimedii is a Chinese herbal medicine with proven efficacy in treating cardiovascular diseases and osteoporosis, and in improving sexual and neurological functions. This efficacy is found to be related to the potent anti-oxidative ability of Herba Epimedii and its flavonoid components, with icarrin as the main effective constituent, along with polysaccharides and vitamin C. These ingredients have been proven to be effective against oxidative-stress related pathologies (cardiovascular… CONTINUE READING

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