Neuropharmacology of Salvia miltiorrhiza Bunge (Danshen)

  • Amritpal Singh Saroya
  • Jaswinder Singh


S. miltiorrhiza (Lamiaceae) finds wide use in traditional Chinese medicine and is popularly known as red sage. The Chinese name of the medicinal plant is danshen. The plant is native to China and Japan. The roots are used in medicine.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Amritpal Singh Saroya
    • 1
  • Jaswinder Singh
    • 2
  1. 1.Herbal ConsultantMohaliIndia
  2. 2.Department of PharmacologySri Guru Ram Das Institute of Medical ScienceAmritsarIndia

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