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Plant Cnicus benedictus (Asteraceae)

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Common name(s)
Blessed Thistle
How used
GRAS

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# Activity Chemical Name Part Low PPM High PPM StdDev *Reference
30 (+)-CATECHIN Plant -- -- -- Jim Duke's personal files.
0 2-ACETYLNORTRACHELOSIDE Plant -- -- -- *
3 ABSINTHIN Plant -- -- -- Jim Duke's personal files.
0 ALPHA-AMYRENONE Shoot -- -- -- Jim Duke's personal files.
10 ALPHA-AMYRIN Plant -- -- -- *
10 ALPHA-AMYRIN Shoot -- -- -- Jim Duke's personal files.
2 ALPHA-AMYRIN-ACETATE Plant -- -- -- Newall, C. A., Anderson, L. A. and Phillipson, J. D. 1996. Herbal Medicine - A Guide for Health-care Professionals. The Pharmaceutical Press, London. 296pp.
0 ALPHA-AMYRINE Plant -- -- -- Newall, C. A., Anderson, L. A. and Phillipson, J. D. 1996. Herbal Medicine - A Guide for Health-care Professionals. The Pharmaceutical Press, London. 296pp.
5 ALUMINUM Plant 11.3 85.0 -0.59 *
0 AMYRENONE Plant -- -- -- Newall, C. A., Anderson, L. A. and Phillipson, J. D. 1996. Herbal Medicine - A Guide for Health-care Professionals. The Pharmaceutical Press, London. 296pp.
0 ANABSINTHIN Plant -- -- -- Jim Duke's personal files.
4 APIGENIN-7-GLYCOSIDE Plant -- -- -- List, P.H. and Horhammer, L., Hager's Handbuch der Pharmazeutischen Praxis, Vols. 2-6, Springer-Verlag, Berlin, 1969-1979.
22 ARCTIGENIN Plant -- -- -- *
4 ARCTIIN Seed -- -- -- List, P.H. and Horhammer, L., Hager's Handbuch der Pharmazeutischen Praxis, Vols. 2-6, Springer-Verlag, Berlin, 1969-1979.
0 ARTEMISIFOLIN Plant -- -- -- Jim Duke's personal files.
1 ARTEMISIIFOLIN Plant -- -- -- Newall, C. A., Anderson, L. A. and Phillipson, J. D. 1996. Herbal Medicine - A Guide for Health-care Professionals. The Pharmaceutical Press, London. 296pp.
112 ASCORBIC-ACID Plant 4.0 30.0 -0.59 *
0 ASH Plant 17689.0 133000.0 0.22 *
0 ASH Seed -- 41000.0 -0.21 CRC Handbook of Medicinal Herbs and/or CRC Handbook of Proximate Analyses
7 ASTRAGALIN Shoot -- -- -- Jim Duke's personal files.
*Unless otherwise noted all references are to Duke, James A. 1992. Handbook of phytochemical constituents of GRAS herbs and other economic plants. Boca Raton, FL. CRC Press.