Evidence-Based Complementary and Alternative Medicine / 2015 / Article / Tab 1

Research Article

Effect of Nourishing “Yin” Removing “Fire” Chinese Herbal Mixture on Hypothalamic Mammalian Target of Rapamycin Expression during Onset of Puberty in Female Rats

Table 1

Composition of nourishing “Yin” removing “Fire” herbal mixture.

Chinese nameBotanical nameFamilyCommon nameUsed part

Sheng-Di-HuangRehmannia glutinosaScrophulariaceaeRehmannia rootDried root tuber
Xuan-ShengScrophularia buergerianaScrophulariaceaeBuerger’s FigwortDried root tuber
Zhi-MuAnemarrhena asphodeloidesLiliaceaeZhimuDried rhizome
Huang-BaiCortex PhellodendriRutaceaePhellodendron barkDried bark
Mu-Dan-PiPaeonia suffruticosa Andr.RanunculaceaeMoutanBark dried root
Xia-Ku-CaoPrunella vulgaris L.LamiaceaeCommon self-healingDried aerial parts and flowers
Gui-JiaCarapax et Plastrum TestudinisTestudinidaePlastron of fresh-water tortoiseCarapace and plastron of the turtle Chinemys reevesii
Long-Dan-CaoGentiana scabra Bge.GentianaceaeChinese gentianDried root and rhizome