Artemisia argyi Levl. et Vant.

  • Weici Tang
  • Gerhard Eisenbrand


Aiye, Folium Artemisiae argyi, is the dry leaf of Artemisia argyi Levl. et Vant. (Asteraceae) collected in summer before the plant blooms. It is listed officially in the Chinese Pharmacopoeia and recommended for use as an analgesic and hemostatic.


Ethyl Oleate Tracheal Smooth Muscle Ethyl Linoleate Chinese Pharmacopoeia Bornyl Acetate 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Weici Tang
    • 1
  • Gerhard Eisenbrand
    • 1
  1. 1.Lebensmittelchemie und UmwelttoxikologieUniversität KaiserslauternKaiserslauternGermany

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