Study on qualities of different growing time of Radix Paeoniae Alba

Li Yue-feng; Yan Xing-ke; Shen Fei; Li Ting-li
July 2008
Journal of US-China Medical Science;Jul2008, Vol. 5 Issue 7, p23
Academic Journal
Objective To study content of paeoniflorin in different growing time of Radix Paeoniae Alba for controlling the quality of Radix Paeoniae A1ba. Methods TLC method was used to identify the properties of Radix Paeoniae A1ba, and HPLC methods was used to compare the qualities of Radix Raeoniae Alba of different growing time. Results There was different content of paeoniflorin in Radix Paeoniae Alba of different growing time, the highest content of paeoniflorin in Radix Paeoniae Alba of two-year-growing time. Conclusion The longer is growing time, the lower is content of paeoniflorin in Radix Paeoniae Alba.


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