【Chinese medicine name】chuanlianzi [English name] Toosendan Fructus. 【Source】 Mature fruit of Melia toosendan Sieb. et Zucc. [Plant form] Deciduous trees, up to 10 meters. The bark is gray-brown and the young part is densely star-shaped. 2 pinnate compound leaves, leaflets 5-11, with short...Send Inquiry
【Chinese medicine name】chuanlianzi
[English name] Toosendan Fructus.
【Source】 Mature fruit of Melia toosendan Sieb. et Zucc.
[Plant form] Deciduous trees, up to 10 meters. The bark is gray-brown and the young part is densely star-shaped. 2 pinnate compound leaves, leaflets 5-11, with short stems, leaves narrowly ovate or long ovate, 4-7 cm long, 2-3 cm wide, apex acuminate, base rounded, often oblique, all The edge may have sparse teeth. When young, both sides are covered with yellow stellate hairs. Only the main veins and leaf surface are sparsely hairy, and the panicles grow. Calyx 5-6, petals 5-6, purple or lavender, stamens 2 times the petals, filaments and even synthesis of cylindrical, ovary upper, bottle-shaped, 6-8 rooms. Drupe oval or subrounded, 15 to 3 cm long, 1.3 to 2.5 cm in diameter, yellow or yellow-brown, endocarp hard wood, usually 6 to 8 edges. Seeds flat, oblong, ca. 1 cm, black. Flowering from March to April, fruiting period from September to November.
[Origin distribution] Born in plains, hills or cultivated. Distributed in Shaanxi, Gansu, Henan, Hubei, Hunan, Guizhou, Sichuan, Yunnan and other places.
【Harvesting and Processing】Winter fruits ripen when harvested, remove impurities and dry.
【Herb character】Spherical. The surface of fructus toosendan is golden yellow to brownish yellow. There are style studs on the top, depression in the base, and fruit stem marks. Exocarp leathery material, often with a gap between the flesh, soft flesh, pale yellow. The nucleus is spherical or ovoid, hard and hard, with two ends truncated and the seeds are dark brown. Gas specific, sour and bitter.
Pharmacological studies block the transmission between neuromuscular junctions; anthelmintic; antibacterial.
【Chemical components】fructus toosendan Contains effective components of toosendanin, as well as various bitter triterpenes, melianone, lipomelianol, bitter flavonoids, 21-O-acetylsulfate It contains 21-O-acetyltoosendantriol, 21-O-methyltoosendan-pentaol, and furan resin alcohol.
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