【Chinese medicine name】fupenzi 【English name】Rubi Fructus 【Source】 Aggregate fruit of Rubus chingii Hu, the eastern Chinese Raspberry of Rosaceae. Plant morphology: deciduous shrubs. Stems erect, branches slender, sparsely sparsely barbed. The lobes are ovate-lanceolate, apex long and acuminate,...Send Inquiry
【Chinese medicine name】fupenzi
【English name】Rubi Fructus
【Source】 Aggregate fruit of Rubus chingii Hu, the eastern Chinese Raspberry of Rosaceae.
Plant morphology: deciduous shrubs. Stems erect, branches slender, sparsely sparsely barbed. The lobes are ovate-lanceolate, apex long and acuminate, with heavy teeth at the margin, a shallow heart-shaped base, and 5 main veins. Flowers white, 5 petals, ovoid. Stamens numerous; pistil with mostly free carpels. Aggregate fruit ovoid, red, sagging. Flowering from April to May, fruiting period from June to July.
[Origin distribution] Born in the creeks or hillside bushes, forest edges, and heaps of rocks. Distributed in Anhui, Jiangsu, Zhejiang and other places.
【Harvesting and Processing】 From June to August, the immature cyan aggregates were picked off, placed in boiling water and immersed for a short time, and dried under the hot sun to remove fruit stem impurities.
【Medicine traits】The majority of small nuclear fruit aggregate, the whole was hemispherical, flat conical or ball-like, the upper part obtuse, the base of the center concave. It is 6 to 13 mm long and 5 to 12 mm in diameter. The surface is grayish green or light brown, densely grayish or grayish green short-haired; the pods are brownish brown, 5 cracked, and the lobes of the lobes have been broken off. There are many remnants of brown filaments and slender stalks or their marks. Cross-sections are round, surrounded by small karyocarpus closely arranged into a ring, small nuclear fruit sac, length 2 ~ 2.5 mm, width 0.8 ~ 1.2 mm, the base is small, the back of the bulge, densely gray or yellow-green hair, both sides have Mesh concave, abdomen with raised ridges, hard, contains 1 brown seed. Gas fragrance, slightly sour taste.
Pharmacological studies The product appears to have estrogen-like effects and can inhibit the growth of Vibrio cholerae.
[chemical composition] rubi fructus contains raspberry acid, ellagic acid, raspberry glycoside F1, raspberry glycoside F2, raspberry glycoside F3, raspberry glycoside F4, raspberry glycoside F5, raspberry acid, β-sitosterol and other ingredients. The concentration of vitamin C3379 mg, water 79.93%, protein 2.23 2%, total sugar 6.750%, organic acid 1.4720/0, and vitamin A substances per 100 grams of the polymer fruit, the content of vitamin A calculated as 0.058 6%.
|fu pen zi||100 – 1000||0.1||14.28|
|blaeberry||100 – 1000||0.04||7.62|
|rubi fructus||100 – 1000||0.01|