Aesculus wilsonii

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Nomenclature

Other Names:

Historical Use of Aesculus wilsonii

Aesculus wilsonii in Traditional Chinese Medicine

Background

Chinese Name (pinyin): Suolouzi

Chinese Name  :

Common Name  :Buckeye Seed

Specific Name  : Semen aseculi

Scientific Name:
Collection  : The drug is collected in autumn when ripe, removed from pericarp, dried in the sun or at a lower temperature.

Description  : Oblate or subspherical, resembling chestnut, 1.5 - 4 cm in diameter. Externally brown or dark brown, frequently shrunken, somewhat lustrous, hilum light in color, subrounded, occupying ½-1/4 in area of the seed with stripe of projecting raphe on one side, sometimes indistinct. Testa hard and fragile, cotyledons 2, thick and hard, resembling the kernel of chestnut, yellowish white or pale brown and starchy. Odorless and taste bitter then sweet.

Identification  :

Processing  : Remove the outer coat and foreign matters, break into pieces before use.

Action  : To regulate the flow of qi, normalize the stomach function nd relieve pain.

Indication  :

Precautions  :

Dosage  : 3 to 9 g.

Storage  : Preserve in a dry place, protected from mould nd moth.

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P386 1.jpg
P386 2.jpg

Nomenclature

Other Names:

Historical Use of Aesculus wilsonii

Aesculus wilsonii in Traditional Chinese Medicine

Background

Chinese Name (pinyin): Suolouzi

Chinese Name  :

Common Name  :Buckeye Seed

Specific Name  : Semen aseculi

Scientific Name:
Collection  : The drug is collected in autumn when ripe, removed from pericarp, dried in the sun or at a lower temperature.

Description  : Oblate or subspherical, resembling chestnut, 1.5 - 4 cm in diameter. Externally brown or dark brown, frequently shrunken, somewhat lustrous, hilum light in color, subrounded, occupying ½-1/4 in area of the seed with stripe of projecting raphe on one side, sometimes indistinct. Testa hard and fragile, cotyledons 2, thick and hard, resembling the kernel of chestnut, yellowish white or pale brown and starchy. Odorless and taste bitter then sweet.

Identification  :

Processing  : Remove the outer coat and foreign matters, break into pieces before use.

Action  : To regulate the flow of qi, normalize the stomach function nd relieve pain.

Indication  :

Precautions  :

Dosage  : 3 to 9 g.

Storage  : Preserve in a dry place, protected from mould nd moth.

Synonymns for Aesculus wilsonii

Patent Medicines and Medicines with Multiple Ingredients that include Aesculus wilsonii

Pharmaceutical Information

Chemical Constituents

Evidence or the Use of Aesculus wilsonii in the Treatment of Epilepesy

Basic Science

Animal Studies

Cohort, Case-Control and Non-Randomized Trials

Randomized Controlled Trials

Meta-Analysis

1st Five Results: pubmed search

Guang-Yu Chen, Zhao-Hua Shi, Hai-Chi Li, Fa-Huan Ge, Hua-Shu Zhan
[Supercritical CO2 extraction and component analysis of Aesculus wilsonii seed oil].
Zhong Yao Cai: 2013, 36(3);475-8
[PubMed:24010333] [WorldCat.org] (P p)

Yong-Wei Wang, Shuang-Jia Wang, Yi-Nan Zhou, Shang-Ha Pan, Bei Sun
Escin augments the efficacy of gemcitabine through down-regulation of nuclear factor-κB and nuclear factor-κB-regulated gene products in pancreatic cancer both in vitro and in vivo.
J. Cancer Res. Clin. Oncol.: 2012, 138(5);785-97
[PubMed:22270965] [WorldCat.org] [DOI] (I p)

Xue-ying Zhou, Feng-hua Fu, Zhen Li, Qiu-ju Dong, Jie He, Chang-hai Wang
Escin, a natural mixture of triterpene saponins, exhibits antitumor activity against hepatocellular carcinoma.
Planta Med.: 2009, 75(15);1580-5
[PubMed:19579181] [WorldCat.org] [DOI] (I p)

Haishan Dang, Mingxi Jiang, Yuqiang Tian, Handong Huang, Xia Jin
[Population structure and distribution pattern of rare plant communities in Houhe Nature Reserve].
Ying Yong Sheng Tai Xue Bao: 2004, 15(12);2206-10
[PubMed:15825427] [WorldCat.org] (P p)

Yuqiang Tian, Xin Li, Mingxi Jiang
[Fractal properties of the spatial pattern of rare and endangered plant populations in Houhe Nature Reserve in Hubei: Box-counting dimension].
Ying Yong Sheng Tai Xue Bao: 2003, 14(5);681-4
[PubMed:12924117] [WorldCat.org] (P p)

Safety

Allergies

Side Effect and Warnings

Pregnancy and Breastfeeding

Adverse Effects