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Acanthopanax senticosus has been regarded as a good medicine with the effects of replenishing essence and marrow and anti-aging. Li Shizhen gave Acanthopanax senticosus in "Compendium of Materia Medica", "I would rather get a handful of Acanthopanax senticosus instead of full of gold and jade." Praise, you can see its powerful effect! Modern medical research has also proved that it has powerful pharmacological effects. (Attached photo 1)
Effects on the central nervous system
Acanthopanax senticosus affects both the excitation and inhibition process of the central nervous system. Acanthopanax senticosus not only improves the excitement process, but also strengthens the inhibition process, so that the inhibition tends to be concentrated, the differentiation is more complete, and the internal inhibition process of the cerebral cortex is increased.
1. Anti-fatigue effect
The extracts and glycosides of Acanthopanax senticosus root have anti-fatigue effects. The effect of glycosides is stronger than that of relative extracts, and stronger than that of ginseng extracts and ginseng glycosides.
2. Anticancer effect
The extract and total glycosides of Acanthopanax senticosus root have certain inhibitory effects on animal experimental transplanted tumors, drug-induced tumors, cancer metastasis and spontaneous leukemia in mice, and can also reduce the toxicity of anti-cancer drugs.
3. Increase the body's non-specific resistance
Acanthopanax senticosus can increase the ability of animals to resist radiation. It has anti-radiation effect against one acute X-ray exposure or multiple chronic exposures; it has a protective effect on red blood cells from radiation-like substances and can be used as the prevention and treatment of radiation damage. Medicine; Acanthopanax senticosus can antagonize the immune-suppressing effect of Robtoxin C; has special antiviral immunity against tick-borne encephalitis; Acanthopanax senticosus extract can increase the defense ability of capillaries under low pressure, and reduce human body The frequency of disease caused by cold and blood hemoglobin content; Eleutherococcus senticosus flower fruit alcohol extract, volatile oil, and total flavonoids of Acanthopanax senticosus all have hypoxia resistance.
4. Anti-aging effect
Acanthopanax senticosus has a certain anti-aging effect.
5. Effect on the cardiovascular system
Acanthopanax senticosus extract and the ethanol extract of its basal leaves have a strong inhibitory effect on platelet aggregation. Acanthopanax senticosus extract can attenuate the damage of myocardial ischemic tissue, promote the regeneration of surface cells and the recovery of myocardial infarction area.
6. Antibacterial and anti-inflammatory effect
Scientific research shows that Acanthopanax senticosus can reduce febrile inflammatory edema in summer, autumn and winter in mice with adrenal gland removed, and has a slight anti-inflammatory effect in spring.
7. Effect on the endocrine system
Acanthopanax senticosus has a certain ability to regulate the endocrine system.
8. Enhance immune function
Acanthopanax senticosus extract has been shown to stimulate cellular immunity. Studies have found that it can stimulate the production of T-cells, especially helper cells, so Acanthopanax senticosus is used in a variety of immune-related diseases.
Analgesic and antipyretic effects
Scientific experiments show that Acanthopanax senticosus has analgesic and certain antipyretic effects.
1. Prevent diseases caused by stress
Eleutherococcus senticosus contains acanthopanax glucoside, which has a good effect on the adrenal glands. This tiny gland is located in the upper part of the kidney and secretes hormones that fight fatigue and enhances the ability to resist diseases.
Studies have shown that acanthopanax can improve the use of oxygen in exercise muscles, which means that the body can maintain aerobic exercise for longer and recover energy faster.
3. Lighten chloasma
Acanthopanax senticosus can adjust the visceral qi and blood function, improve blood circulation, promote metabolism, so that the skin can get enough qi and blood circulation and normal nutrition, so as to achieve the purpose of moisturizing the five internal organs and delighting the color.
4. Treat heel pain
Acanthopanax senticosus can "invigorate qi and nourish the kidney, strengthen the muscles and bones, strengthen the waist and knees", thereby curing the "feeling of the feet and weak wind."