Salvia miltiorrhiza Root and Rhizome

Salvia miltiorrhiza Root and Rhizome

Proposed For Comment Version 0.2

Salvia miltiorrhiza Root and Rhizome


 

DEFINITION

The article consists of the dried roots and rhizomes of Salvia miltiorrhiza Bunge (Family Lamiaceae). It contains NLT 0.1% of tanshinone IIA; NLT 0.2% of total tanshinones calculated as the sum of cryptotanshinone, tanshinone I, and tanshinone IIA; and NLT 3.0% of salvianolic acid B; all calculated on the dried basis. It is collected in spring or fall.

 

Synonyms

None Known

 

Potential Confounding Materials

Salvia przewalskii Maxim.

Salvia yunnanensis C. H....

Key Information

Comment End Date:
March 28, 2014

Other Versions

Final Authorized Version 1.0