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Dr. Duke's Phytochemical and Ethnobotanical databases facilitate in-depth plant, chemical, bioactivity, and ethnobotany searches using scientific or common names. Search results can be downloaded in PDF or spreadsheet form. Of interest to pharmaceutical, nutritional, and biomedical research, as well alternative therapies and herbal products.


Key: A= Biological Activity C= Chemical E= Ethnobotany Plant P= Plant S= Syndrome U= Ethnobotany Use
P Panax japonicus (Japanese Ginseng)
P Ophiopogon japonicus (Mai-Men-Dong; Mai-Men-Tung)
P Petasites japonicus (Butterbur)
E Dipsacus japonicus (Ch'Uan Hsu Tuan; Hsu Tuan)
E Erianthus japonicus (Mang; Pa Mao)
E Ophiopogon japonicus (Mai Dong; Zya-No-Hige)
E Rumex japonicus (Chin Ch'Iao Mai; Gisi-Gisi; Kuei Mu; Niu She Ts'Ai; Tu Ts'Ai; Yang Ti; Yang Ti Gen; Yang Ti Ta Huang)
E Cnicus japonicus (Hsiao Chi; Mao Chi; Ta Chi)
E Plectranthus japonicus (Hiki-Okosi)
E Mallotus japonicus (Akame-Gasiwa)
E Cocculus japonicus? (Han Fang Chi)
E Humulus japonicus (Lai Mei Ts'Ao; Lei Ts'Ao; Lu Ts'Ao)
E Leonurus japonicus (Me-Haziki)
E Amethystanthus japonicus (Hiki-Okosi)