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Related to Atractylodes macrocephala: Glycyrrhiza uralensis, Poria cocos
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Generally, bai zhu are the sliced dried or fried rhizomes of Atractylodes macrocephala KOIDZ.
New sesquiterpenoids from the rhizomes of Atractylodes macrocephala.
Anti-inflammatory components isolated from Atractylodes macrocephala Koidz.
cocos Wolf (major constituents are polysaccharides, the extract exerts a direct relaxant action on the isolated rabbit intestine), Atractylodes macrocephala Koidzumi (atractylon is the major component, the herb inhibits the heart, dilates the vessels and lowers blood pressure), Alisma orientale Juzepczuk (the herb contains the triterpenes alisols, it inhibits adrenalin and angiotensin I induced contraction of rabbit aortic strips in vitro) (Zhu, 1998).