15 relations: Apigenin, Diosgenin, EC50, Kaempferol, Ligusticum striatum, Naringenin, Phytochemical, Phytoestrogens, Potency (pharmacology), Progestogen, Riligustilide, Syringic acid, Vitex agnus-castus, Yam (vegetable), 3,8-Dihydrodiligustilide.
Apigenin (4′,5,7-trihydroxyflavone), found in many plants, is a natural product belonging to the flavone class that is the aglycone of several naturally occurring glycosides.
Diosgenin, a phytosteroid sapogenin, is the product of hydrolysis by acids, strong bases, or enzymes of saponins, extracted from the tubers of Dioscorea wild yam, such as the Kokoro.
Half maximal effective concentration (EC50) refers to the concentration of a drug, antibody or toxicant which induces a response halfway between the baseline and maximum after a specified exposure time.
Kaempferol is a natural flavonol, a type of flavonoid, found in a variety of plants and plant-derived foods.
Ligusticum striatum is a flowering plant in the carrot family best known for its use in traditional Chinese medicine where it is considered one of the 50 fundamental herbs.
Naringenin is a bitter, colourless flavanone, a type of flavonoid.
Phytochemicals are chemical compounds produced by plants, generally to help them thrive or thwart competitors, predators, or pathogens.
Phytoestrogens are plant-derived xenoestrogens (see estrogen) not generated within the endocrine system, but consumed by eating phytoestrogenic plants.
In the field of pharmacology, potency is a measure of drug activity expressed in terms of the amount required to produce an effect of given intensity.
Progestogens, also sometimes spelled progestagens or gestagens, are a class of steroid hormones that bind to and activate the progesterone receptor (PR).
Riligustilide is a nonsteroidal phytoprogestogen that is found in Ligusticum chuanxiong.
Syringic acid is a naturally occurring O-methylated trihydroxybenzoic acid, a type of chemical compound.
Vitex agnus-castus, also called vitex, chaste tree (or chastetree), chasteberry, Abraham's balm, lilac chastetree, or monk's pepper, is a native of the Mediterranean region.
Yam is the common name for some plant species in the genus Dioscorea (family Dioscoreaceae) that form edible tubers.
3,8-Dihydrodiligustilide is a nonsteroidal phytoprogestogen that is found in Ligusticum chuanxiong.
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