Arctium lappa

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Synonyms for Arctium lappa

burdock having heart-shaped leaves found in open woodland, hedgerows and rough grassland of Europe (except extreme N) and Asia Minor

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Callus induction and high- frequency plant regeneration from hypocotyl and cotyledon explants of Arctium lappa L.
Predes FS, Ruiz AL, Carvalho JE, Foglio MA, Dolder H (2011) Antioxidative and in vitro antiproliferative activity of Arctium lappa root extracts.
The herbs prescribed were Urtica dioica, Phytolacca decandra, Rehmannia glutinosa, Glycyrrhiza glabra, Artemesia annua, Andrographis paniculata, Filipendula ulmaria, Echinacea purpurea, Tabebuia impetiginosa and Arctium lappa.
Arctium lappa has an anti-inflammatory and radical scavenge effects (32).
Burdock, known scientifically as Arctium lappa, is widely found in Europe and Asia and has a long history of usage in these areas.
Anti-inflammatory intestinal activity of Arctium lappa L.
Traditionally Galium aparine and Arctium lappa would have been used to 'purify the blood', Silybum marianum to support and strengthen the liver, Thymus vulgaris as an antiseptic skin wash, Capsicum frutescens as an infusion, wash or topical application.
There are also monographs for some of the herbs in my dispensary, Inula helenium, Arctium lappa and Paeonia officinalis.
Arctium lappa is a well-known traditional medicinal plant in China (TCM) and Europe that has been used for thousands of years to treat arthritis, baldness or cancer.
Chemical constituents of antihyperglycemic active fraction from Arctium lappa.
The lignans compose one group of chemical compounds found in plants, and include arctigenin (ARG), a dibenzylbutyrolactone lignan isolated from Arctium lappa L.
Polyacetylenic phytoalexin (96) obtained from roots of Arctium lappa (Takasugi et al.