black cohosh

(redirected from Actaea racemosa)
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Related to Actaea racemosa: Cimicifuga racemosa, Caulophyllum
  • noun

Synonyms for black cohosh

North American bugbane found from Maine and Ontario to Wisconsin and south to Georgia

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FAST EXTRACELLULAR BIOSYNTHESIS OF SILVER NANOPARTICLES AND THEIR CHARACTERIZATION USING ACTAEA RACEMOSA EXTRACT.
Has been linked to hypokalemia, sodium retention and hypertension Turnera diffusa (damiana leaf) Used as an aphrodisiac for its testosterone-like properties in lab studies Morella cerifera (bayberry fruit) Used to boost memory Actaea racemosa (black cohosh) Phytoestrogen, traditionally used for postmenopausal and menstrual symptoms.
Black cohosh (known as both Actaea racemosa and Cimicifuga racemosa) is a member of the buttercup family.
These taxa represent the mosaic of habitats present in and adjacent to the study area and include the following: Baptisia bracteata, Actaea racemosa, Lilium michauxii, Stenanthium gramineum, and Trillium catebaei.
The most widely prescribed species were Glycyrrhiza glabra, Vitex agnus-castus, Actaea racemosa, Hypericum perforatum and Zingiber officinale.