What are the role of Licorice extract
Licorice extract, from licorice extract ingredients of medicinal value. Generally contain liquorice extract, glycyrrhizin, glycyrrhizic acid, licorice, licorice flavonoids, after curtain than TanSu, mans, handle, quercetin, etc. For yellow to tan powder. Invigorating the spleen and replenishing qi, qingrejiedu, expectorant cough, pain, and the effect of the medicine. Used in the treatment of spleen and stomach weakness, languid, palpitation and shortness of breath, cough phlegm, rou GUI, limb twin acute symptoms such as pain.
Licorice is a kind of medicinal value larger plants, traditional Chinese and western medicine are using it. Western medicine has been used since the ancient greeks licorice as an expectorant, antitussive agent and additive in sweetness. In ancient Chinese materia medica "cold-induced febride, licorice is described for strong bones and muscles, increase strength and drug treatment of trauma, and put it as a top grade, says the king of the grass is most all the medicine, the few who don't have to.
In Chinese medicine, liquorice as heart, lung, spleen, stomach; With tonifying spleen yiqi, qingrejiedu, expectorant cough, pain, and the effect of the medicine. For attending spleen and stomach weakness, languid, palpitation and shortness of breath, cough phlegm, rou GUI, limb twin acute pain, carbuncle swollen chuangdu, reduce drug toxicity, high. The dosage is 1.5 to 9 mg.
Studies show that licorice has inhibition of monoamine oxidase and inhibit aldose reductase cause diabetes, spasmolysis analgesia, prevention and treatment of viral hepatitis, the treatment of senile osteoporosis, leishmania resistance, cancer prevention and resistance to HIV/AIDS (AIDS) viruses, and so on.