What is Rhizoma Atractylodis Macrocephalae?
The drug is the tuber of Rhizoma Atractylodis Macrocephalae Koidz, a perennial herbal plant of the Compositae family. The medicinal part is used in raw or fried form.
Rhizoma Atractylodis Macrocephalae is the rhizome extract of Atractylodes macrocephala, a plant belonging to the genus Atractylodes of the Asteraceae family. The main components are volatile components, lactones, glycosides, polysaccharides and amino acids. It has the effects of invigorating the spleen and replenishing qi, drying dampness and diuresis, antiperspirant, and anti-fetus. It is often used for symptoms of spleen deficiency, lack of food, abdominal distension, diarrhea, phlegm, palpitations, edema, spontaneous sweating, and fetal dysfunction.
Rhizoma Atractylodis Macrocephalae is mainly produced in provinces like Zhejiang, Anhui, Hubei, Hunan, and Jiangxi. Nowadays, it is provided by cultivation.
Largehead rhizoma atractylodis is often used to strengthen the body, boost immune functioning, regulate stomach and digestive functions, promote absorption, induce urination and relieve edema.
Rhizoma Atractylodis Macrocephalae helps relieve indigestion, poor appetite, gastro and abdominal distention, limbs weakness and chronic diarrhea. For symptoms like poor appetite, spiritual fatigue and weakness that due to spleen weakness, it can be used with pilose asiabell root, poria and liquorice root to enhance the spleen as well as qi activities. When there is excessive coldness that leads to abdominal colic, it can be used with dried ginger and aconite root to warm the meridians and promote circulation. A disturbance of intestinal qi that leads to gastro and abdominal distention, it can be used with tangerine peel and immature bitter orange; when there is diarrhea or loose bowels, Chinese yam and hyacinth bean are selected additionally.
Persistent diarrhea may be a sign of spleen deficiency that fails to control the bowel movements, the herb can be used with astragalus root, bupleurum root and bugbane rhizome to enhance the spleen functioning.
|Chinese Name||Bai Zhu|
|English Name||Rhizoma Atractylodis Macrocephalae|
|Appearance||Light yellow color|
|Shelf life||2 years|
|Usage||Healthcare products,Pharmaceutical raw material,extract raw material,cosmetic products|
|Storage||Store in Cool and dry ,ventilate places|
|Shipping Way||Samll order: by FEDEX,DHL,EMS express deliveryBulk Order:by air or sea, or as customer's request|
1. It has a diuretic effect
2. It has the effect of lowering blood sugar
3. It has anticoagulant effect
4. It has immune enhancement effect
5. It has antioxidant effect
6. Atractylodes macrocephala has an anti-fetal effect
1.Applied in food field, it is used in coffee and other drinks;
2.Applied in health product & pharmaceutical field;