Kinds of Herbal drugs

Herbal Drugs

Kosta Kleyman, University of Georgia

Scientific name -- Other names
Angelica L. -- Angelica; Dong Quai
Panax L. -- Ginseng
Echinacea Moench -- Purple coneflower
   Echinacea angustifolia DC. -- Blacksamson echinacea
   Matricaria chamomilla -- Chamomile
   Tussilago farfara L. -- Coltsfoot
   Borago officinalis L. -- Common borage
Symphytum L. -- Comfrey
   Hypericum perforatum L. -- Common St Johnswort
   Vaccinium macrocarpon Aiton -- Cranberry
Cassia L. -- Cassia; Senna
Glycyrrhiza L. -- Licorice
Scutellaria L. -- Skullcap; Scullcap
Sassafras Nees & Eberm. -- Sassafras
Phytolacca L. -- Pokeweed
   Piper methysticum G. Forst. -- Kava; Kava-
Rhamnus L. -- Buckthorn; Cascara Sagrada
Crataegus L. -- Hawthorn
Uncaria Schreb. -- Uncaria; Cats Claw
Valeriana L. -- Valerian
Larrea Cav. -- Creosote bush; Chaparral
Ephedra L. -- Jointfir; Ma Huang
   Ginkgo biloba L. -- Maidenhair tree
   Acorus americanus (Raf.) Raf. -- Sweetflag
Aloe
Serenoa Hook. f. -- Serenoa
Allium L. -- Onion
Zingiber Mill. -- Ginger

Updated: 2011-01-29 15:20:49

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