Cynara scolymus

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Synonyms for Cynara scolymus

Mediterranean thistlelike plant widely cultivated for its large edible flower head

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Herbal tonic one contained Avena sativa, Cynara scolymus, Passiflora incarnata and Asparagus racemosus aimed to address the deep underlying nervous system support.
Inhibition of cholesterol biosynthesis in primary cultured rat hepatocytes by artichoke (Cynara scolymus L) extracts.
Artichoke leaf extract (Cynara scolymus) reduces plasma cholesterol in otherwise healthy hypercholesterolemic adults: a randomized, double blind placebo controlled trial.
[44] found significant variations in concentrations of total phenols and flavonoids, in the different organs of Thymelaea lythroides, Cynara scolymus L.
combinado com Cynara scolymus aumentou a sensacao de saciedade (medido pela escala analogica visual de fome de Haber/pontuacao de saciedade) em individuos saudaveis, com sobrepeso e obesos (Rondanelli e colaboradores, 2009).
En el Peru en los ultimos anos se ha incrementado el area para el cultivo de alcachofa (Cynara scolymus L.) por su gran potencial exportador y porque en nuestro medio es posible obtener cosechas durante casi todo el ano.
The results concluded that the aqueous extracts of globe artichoke (Cynara scolymus) and oregano (Origanum vulgare) demonstrated the most potent inhibition of H.
INCI: Water, levan, cynara scolymus (artichoke) fruit extract (suggested name), decyl glucoside, phenethyl alcohol, glucose, caffeine, theobromine, methyl xanthine, paraxanthine
The artichoke that we buy in the store is actually the flower bud of a large thistle plant, Cynara scolymus. Like many green plants it contains beta carotene and potassium.