pueraria lobata


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A vine that takes over everything. Millions of acres are covered with this stuff. Leaves clustered in threes. Reddish purple flowers, hairy seedpods. Amazing stuff. It helps regenerate liver tissue while protecting against toxins- look out milk thistle! Kudzu has 100 times more antioxidant than vitamin E. The powdered root is a thickening agent for food. It gives a glisteny shine to stir fried foods and clear sauces. A dairy alternative in cooking. Relaxes blood vessels. Root tea used to clear intestinal blockages, yet help diarrhea, dysentery, headaches. Induces sweating (detox) while lowering blood pressure and blood sugar levels. The whole plant is useable as a detox agent to clean the body of toxins, alcohol etc, while lowering desire for alcohol. The roots can be eaten and are a better source of estrogen than soy. Used in tumor prevention because it blocks the formation of tumor-feeding blood vessels. Said to be good for the spleen and stomach. Help ringing in ears (tinnitis)
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THE MEAN NUMBER (SEM) ON ELEVEN 2013 SAMPLE DATES OF ADULT FEMALE, ADULT MALE, AND LARVAL MEGALUROTHRIPS DISTALIS AND SALPINGOTHRIPS AIMOTOFUS PER PUERARIA LOBATA PLANT PART IN GADSDEN COUNTY, FLORIDA (N FOR SHOOTS, MATURE LEAVES, AND YOUNG LEAVES = 6 SAMPLES OF 10 PLANT PARTS AND N FOR INFLORESCENCES = 6 SAMPLES OF 3 INFLORESCENCES, WHEN AVAILABLE).
Influence of environmental factors on germination and emergence of Pueraria lobata.
Growth and physiological characteristics of kudzu, Pueraria lobata, in relation to its competitive success.
Major isoflavonoid contents of the phytoestrogen rich-herb Pueraria mirifica in comparison with Pueraria lobata.
In traditional Chinese medicine (TCM), Pueraria lobata has traditionally been used as a remedy for alcoholism and hangovers in China, where it is thought to detoxify the liver and alleviate its subsequent symptoms (McGregor 2007; Penetar et al.
Major isoflavonoicl contents of the phytoestrogen rich-herb Pueraria mirifica in comparison with Pueraria lobata.
mirifica contained some isoflavones similar to that found in Chinese and Korean Pueraria lobata (Cherdshewasart et al.
A comparative study on aqueous root extracts of Pueraria thomsonii and Pueraria lobata by antioxidant assay and HPLC fingerprint analysis.
John's Hypericum Leaves and Phloroglucinol derivatives (hyperforin, adhyperforin), anthraquinone wort perforatum flowering tops derivatives (hypericin, pseudohypericin) Kudzu Pueraria lobata Flowers and Isoflavons roots derivatives (daidzin, daidzein) Danshen Salvia Roots Diterpene compounds miltiorrhiza (tanshinones, miltirone) Tabernanthe Tabernanthe Roots Ibogaine iboga Ginseng Panax ginseng Roots Ginsenosides Evening Oenothera Oil GLA (an omega 6 primrose biennis fatty acid) Milk Thistle Silybum marianum Fruits Silymarin, a complex of 5 flavanolignans Scullcap Scutellaria Aerial parts Flavonoids laterifolia (scutellarin, scutellarein), iridoids (catalpol) SKV (a) Agaricus (b) (a) An ayurvedic formula of 12 herbal ingredients.