Neuropharmacology of Rhodiola rosea L.
R. rosea (Crassulaceae) is commonly known as roseroot (Sagalov 1983). The plant is native to dry, high-altitude regions of the northern hemisphere. R. rosea is better described as adaptogen in herbal medicine. R. rosea is a herbaceous perennial plant with a thick rhizome. R. rosea is one of the best-known herbal remedies for fatigue (Tharakan and Manyam 2006).
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