Human Placenta

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Other Names:

Historical Use of Human Placenta

Human Placenta in Traditional Chinese Medicine


Taipanfen Ì¥ÅÌ·Û Chinese Name (pinyin): Ziheche

Chinese Name  :

Common Name  :Human Placenta

Specific Name  : Placenta hominis

Scientific Name:
Collection  : The drug is removed from amnion and umbilkical cord, wash repeatedly until free from blood, steamed or boiled in water for a moment and dried.

Description  : Rounded or dish shaped ellipsoidal, 9 - 15cm in diameter, varying in thickness, yellow or yellowish brown, one side uneven with irregular stripes, the other side relatively smooth, often with remnant of the umbilical cord, surrounded with fine blood vessels. Texture hard and fragile, odour stinking.

Identification  :

Processing  : Eliminate dust, break to pieces or grind to fine powder.

Action  : To warm the kidney, to replenish vital essence, qi and blood.

Indication  : emaciation, hectic fever, night sweating, cough, shortness of breath and anorexia in consumptive diseases; impotence, seminal emission; infertility; lack of lactation

Precautions  :

Dosage  : 2 to 3 g, to be ground into powder for oral administration.

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

Synonymns for Human Placenta

Patent Medicines and Medicines with Multiple Ingredients that include Human Placenta

Pharmaceutical Information

Chemical Constituents

Evidence or the Use of Human Placenta in the Treatment of Epilepesy

Basic Science

Animal Studies

Cohort, Case-Control and Non-Randomized Trials

Randomized Controlled Trials


1st Five Results: pubmed search

Yue Hng, Mei-Hsiang Lin, Tzung-Sheng Lin, I-Chen Liu, I-Chun Lin, Yeh-Lin Lu, Chiao-Nien Chang, Pei-Fang Chiu, Keng-Chang Tsai, Mei-Jou Chen, Pi-Hui Liang
Design and synthesis of 3-benzylaminocoumarin-7-O-sulfamate derivatives as steroid sulfatase inhibitors.
Bioorg. Chem.: 2020, 96;103618
[PubMed:32059152] [] [DOI] (I a)

Yunzhao Xu, Min Su, Ziheng Wang, Qinqin Liu, Xiangyu Xu, Shuting Gu, Weidong Pan, Wenliang Ge
Dysfunction of Tregs contributes to FGR pathogenesis via regulating Smads signalling pathway.
J. Cell. Mol. Med.: 2020;
[PubMed:32057179] [] [DOI] (I a)

Oksana Shynlova, Lubna Nadeem, Jianhong Zhang, Caroline Dunk, Stephen Lye
Myometrial activation: Novel concepts underlying labor.
Placenta: 2020, 92;28-36
[PubMed:32056784] [] [DOI] (I a)

Hiba Msheik, Joseph Azar, Malak El Sabeh, Wassim Abou-Kheir, Georges Daoud
HTR-8/SVneo: A model for epithelial to mesenchymal transition in the human placenta.
Placenta: 2020, 90;90-97
[PubMed:32056558] [] [DOI] (I p)

Yao Wang, Rebecca Lim, Guiying Nie
Elevated circulating HtrA4 in preeclampsia may alter endothelial expression of senescence genes.
Placenta: 2020, 90;71-81
[PubMed:32056555] [] [DOI] (I p)



Side Effect and Warnings

Pregnancy and Breastfeeding

Adverse Effects