Herbs and Natural Products

Herbs and Natural Products
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DrugDrug Description
St. John's WortAn herbal ingredient used in non-prescription therapeutic products for the short-term treatment of minor skin irritations, insomnia, depression, and anxiety.
Ephedra sinica rootAn alpha and beta-adrenergic agonist used for the management of respiratory conditions related to bronchial asthma, such as wheezing, shortness of breath, and tightness of chest.
EphedrineAn alpha and beta-adrenergic agonist indicated to treat hypotension under anesthesia, allergic conditions, bronchial asthma, and nasal congestion.
GinsengA herbal supplement used in many health products.
IodineAn ingredient of nutritional supplements that is also used for disinfection.
GingerAn extract from Ginger used in allergy testing.
GarlicAn extract from Garlic used in allergy testing.
PapayaAn extract from Papaya used in allergy testing.
PeppermintAn extract from Peppermint used in allergy testing.
Plantago seedAn ingredient used in a variety of natural health products.
AllantoinAn ingredient used in skin care products to relieve irritation and protect minor cuts, scrapes, and burns.
Peppermint oilAn ingredient used in a variety of natural health products and is not an approved medication.
SennosidesA laxative used to treat constipation.
ValerianA plant used in some non-prescription natural health products.
Passiflora incarnata flowerA herbal product indicated in the treatment of stress, nervousness, anxiety, irritability, and trouble sleeping.
Black cohoshA herbal product indicated in the symptomatic treatment of menopause.
HopsAn extract from Hops used in allergy testing.
BilberryNot Annotated
Echinacea purpureaNot Annotated
EchinaceaNot Annotated
Salix alba barkSalix alba bark is a plant/plant extract used in some OTC (over-the-counter) products. It is not an approved drug.
EleutheroEleuthero is a plant/plant extract used in some OTC (over-the-counter) products. It is not an approved drug.
Saw palmettoSaw palmetto is a plant/plant extract used in some OTC (over-the-counter) products. It is not an approved drug.
Milk thistleMilk thistle is a plant/plant extract used in some OTC (over-the-counter) products. It is not an approved drug.
Salvia miltiorrhiza rootSalvia miltiorrhiza root is a plant/plant extract used in some OTC (over-the-counter) products. It is not an approved drug.
Willow barkNot Annotated
RacephedrineNot Annotated
LevomentholAn organic compound used to treat mild to moderate muscle and joint pain.
EchinacosideA phenylethanoid glycoside plant isolate currently being investigated for anti-apoptotic and neuroprotective effects.
Pine needle oil (pinus mugo)Pine needle oil is obtained from the needles of Pinus mugo tree via steam distillation. Major components of pine needle oil (pinus mugo) include α-Pinene, β-pinene, δ-3-carene, limonene, β-phellandrene, (E)-caryophyllene,...
Witch hazelAn ingredient used in a variety of natural health products.
Drugs & Drug Targets
St. John's WortP-glycoprotein 1transporter
St. John's WortCytochrome P450 3A4enzyme
St. John's WortCytochrome P450 2D6enzyme
St. John's WortCytochrome P450 2C19enzyme
Ephedra sinica rootSodium-dependent dopamine transportertarget
Ephedra sinica rootSynaptic vesicular amine transportertarget
Ephedra sinica rootChromaffin granule amine transportertarget
Ephedra sinica rootSodium-dependent noradrenaline transportertarget
Ephedra sinica rootAmine oxidase [flavin-containing] Atarget
Ephedra sinica rootAmine oxidase [flavin-containing] Btarget
Ephedra sinica rootSodium-dependent serotonin transportertarget
Ephedra sinica rootAlpha-2A adrenergic receptortarget
Ephedra sinica rootAlpha-2B adrenergic receptortarget
Ephedra sinica rootAlpha-2C adrenergic receptortarget
Ephedra sinica rootBeta-1 adrenergic receptortarget
Ephedra sinica rootBeta-2 adrenergic receptortarget
Ephedra sinica rootBeta-3 adrenergic receptortarget
EphedrineAlpha-1A adrenergic receptortarget
EphedrineSodium-dependent noradrenaline transportertarget
EphedrineSerum albumincarrier
EphedrineBeta-1 adrenergic receptortarget
EphedrineBeta-2 adrenergic receptortarget
EphedrineSynaptic vesicular amine transportertransporter
GinsengProstaglandin G/H synthase 2target
GinsengAryl hydrocarbon receptortarget
IodineSodium/iodide cotransportertransporter
IodineSerum albumincarrier
IodineThyroid peroxidaseenzyme
IodineSodium/iodide cotransportertarget
IodineMicrobial proteinstarget
AllantoinThyroxine-binding globulincarrier
Peppermint oilCytochrome P450 1A2enzyme
Peppermint oilCytochrome P450 3A4enzyme
SennosidesReverse transcriptase/RNaseHtarget
Black cohoshCytochrome P450 3A4enzyme
Black cohoshCytochrome P450 3A2enzyme
Black cohoshCytochrome P450 1A2enzyme
Black cohoshCytochrome P450 2C9enzyme
Black cohoshCytochrome P450 2D6enzyme
EchinaceaCytochrome P450 3A4enzyme
LevomentholTransient receptor potential cation channel subfamily A member 1target
LevomentholTransient receptor potential cation channel subfamily M member 8target
LevomentholTransient receptor potential cation channel subfamily V member 3target
LevomentholKappa-type opioid receptortarget
LevomentholVoltage-dependent L-type calcium channeltarget
LevomentholCytochrome P450 3A4enzyme
EchinacosideGrowth hormone secretagogue receptor type 1target
EchinacosideAndrogen receptortarget
EchinacosideCatechol O-methyltransferaseenzyme