Year 2020, Volume 3 , Issue 2, Pages 36 - 45 2020-04-01

A Short Review of Goji Berry, Ginger, Ginseng and Astragalus in Traditional Chinese and Asian Medicine

Mohamad Hesam SHAHRAJABİAN [1] , Wenli SUN [2] , Qi CHENG [3]


Goji berry has long played important roles in Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM), where they are believed to enhance immune system function, improve eyesight, protect liver, boost sperm production and improve circulation, among other effects. Ginger has been used in traditional medicine as an anti-edema drug and is used for the treatment of various diseases including nausea, gastrointestinal disorders, respiratory disorders, athero-sclerosis, migraine, depression, gastric ulcer, cholesterol; and other benefits of giner are reducing pain, rheumatoid arthritis, anti-inflammatory, and antioxidant effects. Ginseng contains an abundance of diversified chemical elements hardly found in other medicinal herbs. Red Ginseng is known to possess various biological activities including boosting the immune system, improving the blood circulation, enhancing memory, antifatigue effects, antioxidant effects and positive effects on menopausal disorder; white ginseng is used to promote the production fluids of body fluids as well as enhance physical fitness. In TCM, Astragalus considers to used in the treatment of diabetes, mellitus, nephritis, leukemia, uterine cancer, besides its tonic agent and diuretic effects. The usage of non-toxic and organic plant products having TCM Crops, development of modern drugs from Goji Berry, Ginger, Ginseng and Astragalus should be emphasized for the control of various diseases.

Goji berry, Ginger, Ginseng, Astraglaus
  • Dr. Ali Soleymani (Islamic Azad University, Isfahan Branch, Isfahan, Iran) (a.soleymani444@gmail.com)
  • Dr. Hu Yuegao (China Agricultural University, Beijing, China) (huyuegao@cau.edu.cn)
  • Mr. Peiman Zandi (Chinese Academy of Agricultural Sciences) (peiman.zandi@mail.ru)
Primary Language en
Subjects Pharmacology and Pharmacy
Journal Section Articles
Authors

Orcid: 0000-0002-8638-1312
Author: Mohamad Hesam SHAHRAJABİAN (Primary Author)
Institution: Biotechnology Research Institute, Chinese Academy of Agricultural Sciences, Beijing 100081, China 2-Nitroegn Fixation Laboratory, Qi Institute, Building C4, No.555 Chuangye Road, Jiaxing 314000, Zhejiang, China
Country: China


Orcid: 0000-0002-1705-2996
Author: Wenli SUN (Primary Author)
Institution: Biotechnology Research Institute, Chinese Academy of Agricultural Sciences, Beijing 100081, China 2-Nitroegn Fixation Laboratory, Qi Institute, Building C4, No.555 Chuangye Road, Jiaxing 314000, Zhejiang, China
Country: China


Orcid: 0000-0003-1269-6386
Author: Qi CHENG (Primary Author)
Institution: Biotechnology Research Institute, Chinese Academy of Agricultural Sciences, Beijing 100081, China 2-Nitroegn Fixation Laboratory, Qi Institute, Building C4, No.555 Chuangye Road, Jiaxing 314000, Zhejiang, China
Country: China


Supporting Institution Biotechnology Research Institute, Chinese Academy of Agricultural Sciences, Beijing, China
Dates

Publication Date : April 1, 2020

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APA SHAHRAJABİAN, M , SUN, W , CHENG, Q . (2020). A Short Review of Goji Berry, Ginger, Ginseng and Astragalus in Traditional Chinese and Asian Medicine. Black Sea Journal of Health Science , 3 (2) , 36-45 . Retrieved from https://dergipark.org.tr/en/pub/bshealthscience/issue/51721/591039
MLA SHAHRAJABİAN, M , SUN, W , CHENG, Q . "A Short Review of Goji Berry, Ginger, Ginseng and Astragalus in Traditional Chinese and Asian Medicine". Black Sea Journal of Health Science 3 (2020 ): 36-45 <https://dergipark.org.tr/en/pub/bshealthscience/issue/51721/591039>
Chicago SHAHRAJABİAN, M , SUN, W , CHENG, Q . "A Short Review of Goji Berry, Ginger, Ginseng and Astragalus in Traditional Chinese and Asian Medicine". Black Sea Journal of Health Science 3 (2020 ): 36-45
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ISNAD SHAHRAJABİAN, Mohamad Hesam , SUN, Wenli , CHENG, Qi . "A Short Review of Goji Berry, Ginger, Ginseng and Astragalus in Traditional Chinese and Asian Medicine". Black Sea Journal of Health Science 3 / 2 (April 2020): 36-45 .
AMA SHAHRAJABİAN M , SUN W , CHENG Q . A Short Review of Goji Berry, Ginger, Ginseng and Astragalus in Traditional Chinese and Asian Medicine. BSJ Health Sci.. 2020; 3(2): 36-45.
Vancouver SHAHRAJABİAN M , SUN W , CHENG Q . A Short Review of Goji Berry, Ginger, Ginseng and Astragalus in Traditional Chinese and Asian Medicine. Black Sea Journal of Health Science. 2020; 3(2): 45-36.