【Chinese medicine name】sangjisheng [English name] Talxilli Herba. 【Source】 Leafy stems of Taxodium parasitic Taxillus chinensis (DC.) Danser. 【Plant morphology】 Evergreen parasitic shrubs. Branches glabrous, with raised lenticels; twigs, leaves densely rusty or brown stellate hairy. Leaves...Send Inquiry
【Chinese medicine name】sangjisheng
[English name] Talxilli Herba.
【Source】 Leafy stems of Taxodium parasitic Taxillus chinensis (DC.) Danser.
【Plant morphology】 Evergreen parasitic shrubs. Branches glabrous, with raised lenticels; twigs, leaves densely rusty or brown stellate hairy. Leaves alternate or nearly opposite, leathery, ovate to oblong-ovate. Cymes 1 to 3; total pedicels with pedicel, calyx and corolla stellately puberulent; rachis subglobose; corolla narrowly tube-shaped, purple-red, 4-lobed; 4 stamens, born in corolla Lobes base; styles 4-angled, stigma capitate. Pear-shaped, red-yellow, hairy, base tapering into a stalk.
[Origin distribution] parasitic on a variety of trees. Distributed in Taiwan, Fujian, Guangdong, Guangxi and other places.
【Harvesting and processing】Winter to late spring harvesting, remove coarse stems, cut into sections, dry, or steam and dry.
【Medicine traits】The stem is cylindrical; the surface is reddish-brown or gray-brown, with fine vertical lines, and there are many brown lenticels with small raised lumps. The twigs have visible brown-brown hair; they are hard and have irregular cross-sections. Red-brown, lighter wood color. Leaves much curly, shortly stipitate; leaves flattened oval or elliptic, yellow-brown surface, young leaves are finely hairy, apex obtuse, base rounded or broadly cuneate, entire; leathery. Odorless, astringent.
Pharmacological studies have the effect of reducing blood pressure, increasing coronary blood flow, improving myocardial contractility, and also have diuresis and anti-pathogenic microorganisms, and can still inhibit hepatitis B virus. The water extracts from Loranthaceae, the ethanol-water leaching solution and the 30% ethanol leaching solution all had antihypertensive effect on the anesthetized animals; the injections had a relaxing effect on the coronary vessels of normal and quivering guinea pig hearts. In addition, it also has diuretic and antiviral effects.
[chemical composition]Talxilli Herba contains flavonoids, mainly broad-spectrin, quercetin and quercitrin; leaves containing hyperin. Another contains glycosides, D-catechol, quercetin, quercitrin and other ingredients.
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