Desensitizes the Body to Allergens
Repairs Inflamed Throat
BOTANO GUARD +IMMUNE REBALANCER:
Synergy for Faster Relief of InflammationBOTANO GUARD + BOTANO THROAT:
Synergy for Faster Relief
of Lung Inflammation
Two new lanostane-type triterpenes, lucidumol A and ganoderic acid beta, were isolated from the spores of Ganoderma (G.) lucidum, together with a new natural one and seven that were known. [read more]
Houttuynia cordata Thunb. (HC), Glycyrrhiza uralensis Fischer (GU), Forsythia suspense (Thunb.) Vahl (FS), and Lonicera japonica Thunb. (LJ) are Chinese herbs known to possess anti-inflammatory properties. [read more]
Lonicera japonica (Caprifoliaceae) has long been used for treatment of infectious diseases.
In a randomised single blind trial the Chinese herbs Shuang Huang Lian (a combination of Loniceya japonica, Scutellaria baicalensis, and Forsythia suspense) were evaluated for the treatment of acute bronchiolitis. [read more]
The results of this study provided scientific data to support the efficient and safe use of HC to combat SARS. [read more]
Influenza viruses cause significant morbidity and mortality in humans through epidemics or pandemics. The lack of effective therapeutical treatment underlines the importance of research for new antiviral compounds. [read more]
The antiviral activity of H. cordata extract was greater in cells pretreated with extract than those treated after infection. We conclude that H. cordata extract has antiviral activity, and it offers a potential to develop a new anti-EV71 agent. [read more]
The saponin fraction from the ethanolic extracts of the root of Ilex pubescens Hook. et Arn. (Ilexaceae) was found to exhibit potent anti-inflammatory effects on carrageenan-induced paw edema in rats.
These results suggest that Q. ilex possesses compounds with antibacterial and anticandidal properties. [read more]
The root of Ilex pubescens (Mao-Dong-Qing in Chinese, MDQ) has been commonly used for treatment of cardiovascular and inflammatory diseases in the Chinese medical system. [read more]