Inhibition of prostaglandin E2 production by the isoflavones tectorigenin and tectoridin isolated from the rhizomes of Belamcanda chinensis.
Tectorigenin and other phytochemicals extracted from leopard lily Belamcanda chinensis affect new and established targets for therapies in prostate cancer.
Isoflavonoids from the Rhizomes of Belamcanda chinensis and Their Effects on Aldose Reductase and Sorbitol Accumulation in Streptozotocin Induced Diabetic Rat Tissues.
Antioxidant activities of isoflavones from the rhizomes of Belamcanda chinensis on carbon tetrachloride-induced hepatic injury in rats.
Anti-angiogenic and anti-tumor activities of isoflavonoids from the rhizomes of Belamcanda chinensis.
Phytoestrogens derived from Belamcanda chinensis have an antiproliferative effect on prostate cancer cells in vitro.
Belamcanda chinensis (BC) belongs to the family of iridaceae and some isoflavones and isoflavone glucuronides have been isolated from this plant (Liu et al.
Similar lacking effects of BC on these uterine parameters were seen in another study in which animals were treated with 40%, 20%, or 10% of the higher amount of the Belamcanda extract utilized in the present experiments (data not shown).
Separation and identification of chemical compositions from cultivated Belamcanda chinensis.
The herb Belamcanda chin ensis has been used to treat pharyngitis and laryngitis in traditional Chinese medicine (Ran, 1993).
All these data suggest that the inhibitory effect of Iso on neutrophil respiratory burst may be part of the pharmacological bases of the anti-inflammation activity of Belamcanda chinensis.
Zhou LX, Lin Mao (1997) Studies on chemical constituents of Belamcanda chinensis (L.