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Synonyms for goldenseal

perennial herb of northeastern United States having a thick knotted yellow rootstock and large rounded leaves

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I can't imagine people walking into the Smithsonian and carrying away artifacts," says Jim Northup, yet he knows casual thieves and well-organized crime groups are stripping Appalachian parks of ginseng, goldenseal, and orchids.
The objective of this research was to create solutions of Goldenseal extracts and test them for general toxicity, contamination, and anti-tumor properties.
Other key ingredients include moisture-preserving aloe vera, jojoba seed oil, and citric acid; protective antibacterial extracts of cinnamon, goldenseal, and thyme;and restorative antioxidants derived from rosemary extract and the vitamin E powerhouses tocotrienols and tocopherol.
United Plant Savers, a nonprofit educational organization, has put many popular species such as American ginseng (Panax quinquefolius), black cohosh (Cimicifuga racemosa), echinacea (Echinacea ssp) and goldenseal (Hydrastis canadensis) on its list of critically threatened medicinal plants.
The following are the most popular herbs available for management of HIV/AIDS: Aloe Vera, Echinacea, elderberry, garlic, ginseng, ginkgo biloba, Goldenseal, Kava Kava, Milk Thistle, St Johns Wort, tea tree and Valerian (Piscitelli, 2000).
Saxena and Murch are finishing a study on the endangered goldenseal, a popular North American medicinal herb.
The Natural Dentist toothpaste and mouth rinse contain echinacea, goldenseal, calendula, bloodroot and aloe.
Goldenseal has become increasingly rare throughout its range, and was listed on the Convention for international Trade on Endangered Species (CITES) in 1997, but it is not clear to what extent this is due to overharvesting versus habitat loss or degradation, in Ohio, the core of its range, there is minimal information on the status of goldenseal, but populations are believed to be declining.
Marijuana: Sodium chloride, Drano, soap, Goldenseal tea and vinegar all interfered with this immunoassay (negative interference).
Goldenseal may reduce the effectiveness of high blood pressure medications.
Ruby "worried that people were proving themselves not worthy of healing and that goldenseal had departed in disgust" (p.
GOLDENSEAL An essential part of any Cherokee Indian healer's medicine chest, the dried root of this plant contains berberine, which gives it a bright yellow colour, and hydrastine - two plant nutrients that increase the power of the immune system.
In this volume, Goldenseal editor John Lilly offers twenty-five of the magazine's articles profiling West Virginia traditional musicians.
This experiment was designed to determine how goldenseal acts to mitigate bacterial infections in humans.