ruscus aculeatus


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Related to ruscus aculeatus: Centella asiatica
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butcher's broom

butcher's broom

Increases circulation, particularly legs, feet, hands and brain. Silica content strengthens blood vessels, great for skin. Used for constipation, hemorrhoids, hypotension, inflammation, carpal tunnel syndrome, varicose veins, bladder, kidneys. Low evergreen with pointy leaves, small, greenish, white/purple flowers that seem to grow in the middle of each leaf and red berries.
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106E 11:00 ECOPHYSIOLOGICAL STUDY OF RUSCUS ACULEATUS AND R.
After the baseline study was completed, volunteers were provided a standardised formulation of Aesculus hippocastanum, Ruscus aculeatus and Ginkgo biloba for oral (tablet) administration daily for three months.
The effect of methyl jasmonate on triterpene and steror metabolisms of Centella asiatica, Ruscus aculeatus and Galphimia glauca cultured plants.