J Ethnopharmacol 2018 Nov 18;226:143-167. Epub 2018 Aug 18.
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Ethnopharmacological Relevance: Atractylodes macrocephala Koidz. (called Baizhu in China) is a medicinal plant that has long been used as a tonic agent in various ethno-medical systems in East Asia, especially in China, for the treatment of gastrointestinal dysfunction, cancer, osteoporosis, obesity, and fetal irritability.
Aim Of The Review: This review aims to provide a systematic summary on the botany, traditional uses, phytochemistry, pharmacology, pharmacokinetics, and toxicology of A. Read More