Ingredient ID 98 
Chinese Pronunciation BAIYAOZI 
English Name Oriental Stephania Root  
Latin Name Radix Stephaniae Cepharanthae  
Aliases BaiXiaMo
Cancers Tonsil
Identified Compounds

order by name

1. Berbamine

   C37H40N2O6   608.73
NSC# 93135 Activity (<10uM)
NSC# 105131 Activity (<10uM)
NSC# 645315 Activity (<10uM)

2. Cepharamine

   C19H23NO4   329.39

3. Cepharanoline

   C36H36N2O6   592.69

4. Cepharanthine

   C37H38N2O6   606.72
NSC# 629744 Activity (<10uM)

5. Cycleanine

   C38H42N2O6   622.76
NSC# 615580 Activity (<1uM)

6. Hasubanonine

   C21H27NO5   373.45

7. Homoaromoline

   C37H40N2O6   608.73
NSC# 77036 Activity (<10uM)

8. Homostephanoline

   C20H25NO5   359.42

9. Isotetrandrine

   C38H42N2O6   622.76
NSC# 77037 Activity (<1uM)
NSC# 91771 Activity (but inactive >10uM)
NSC# 97338 Activity (<10uM)
NSC# 105130 Activity (<10uM)

10. Berbamine Methylether


11. O-methylisochondrodendrine


Recipes that contain
  1. 390      HuangBaiTang
  2. 476      ZhiFangLiuFang
  3. 519      GanAiFangVI

Available references (order by impact factor):

1:  Shen YC, Chou CJ, Chiou WF, Chen CF.
Anti-inflammatory effects of the partially purified extract of radix Stephaniae tetrandrae: comparative studies of its active principles tetrandrine and fangchinoline on human polymorphonuclear leukocyte functions.
Mol Pharmacol.    impact factor:   5.465
2001;  60(5): 1083-90

2:  Liu QY, Karpinski E, Rao MR, Pang PK.
Tetrandrine: a novel calcium channel antagonist inhibits type I calcium channels in neuroblastoma cells.
Neuropharmacology.    impact factor:   4.176
1991;  30(12A): 1325-31

3:  Yu XC, Wu S, Wang GY, Shan J, Wong TM, Chen CF, Pang KT.
Cardiac effects of the extract and active components of radix stephaniae tetrandrae. II. Myocardial infarct, arrhythmias, coronary arterial flow and heart rate in the isolated perfused rat heart.
Life Sci.    impact factor:   1.774
2001;  68(25): 2863-72

4:  Wu S, Yu XC, Shan J, Wong TM, Chen CF, Pang KT.
Cardiac effects of the extract and active components of Radix stephaniae tetrandrae. I. Electrically-induced intracellular calcium transient and protein release during the calcium paradox.
Life Sci.    impact factor:   1.774
2001;  68(25): 2853-61

5:  Kawashima K, Hayakawa T, Miwa Y, Oohata H, Suzuki T, Fujimoto K, Ogino T, Chen ZX.
Structure and hypotensive activity relationships of tetrandrine derivatives in stroke-prone spontaneously hypertensive rats.
Gen Pharmacol.    impact factor:   1.105
1990;  21(3): 343-7

6:  Rao MR.
Effects of tetrandrine on cardiac and vascular remodeling.
Acta Pharmacol Sin.    impact factor:   .196
2002;  23(12): 1075-85

7:  Wong TM, Wu S, Yu XC, Li HY.
Cardiovascular actions of Radix Stephaniae Tetrandrae: a comparison with its main component, tetrandrine.
Acta Pharmacol Sin.    impact factor:   .196
2000;  21(12): 1083-8

8:  Li X, Zhang S, Qin L.
[Experimental study of analgesic effect of combined Radix Aconiti and Radix Stephaniae Tetrandrae]
Zhongguo Zhong Xi Yi Jie He Za Zhi.    impact factor:   0
2000;  20(3): 202-4

9:  Wang SR, Sun B, Ding GM.
[Animal experiments on meridian-reaching actions of traditional Chinese medicinal herbs]
Zhongguo Zhong Yao Za Zhi.    impact factor:   0
1994;  19(8): 500-2, 512

10:  Yang YF, Zhao SX, Dong SS, Liu C.
[Dual-wavelength TLC densitometric determination of alkaloids in radix Stephaniae tetrandrae]
Zhong Yao Tong Bao.    impact factor:   0
1988;  13(12): 36-7, 59-60

11:  Chou LD.
[Determination of aristolochic acid in radix Stephaniae tetradrae (Aristolochia fangchi)]
Zhong Yao Tong Bao.    impact factor:   0
1986;  11(6): 43-5


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