Asian red sage

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Red sage root is one of the most popular components of Chinese herbal medicine. It is a member if the labitiae family. Native to the Mediterranean region, it is now cultivated throughout Japan and China. It grows to a height of 60 centimeters, with rough, oval-shaped leaves and different colored flowers, depending on the variety.

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In Traditional Chinese Medicine, red sage has been used for thousands of years for its heart-boosting, antioxidant properties. Like clary sage , red sage is known to promote blood circulation and support cardiovascular health. Salvia miltiorrhiza Bunge, also known as red sage or Danshen or Dan Shen , is a perennial plant in the mint family, like common sage. In the textbooks of Traditional Chinese Medicine, Danshen was described as a common drug for promoting blood circulation.

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JavaScript seems to be disabled in your browser. For the best experience on our site, be sure to turn on Javascript in your browser. Asian Red Salvia is mildly bitter and slightly cold. It was described in the first herbal pharmacopeia written by Shen Nong over 2, years ago. Recent research in China, Japan and the United States indicates that Salvia miltiorrhizae is a heart healthy herb.
Salvia miltiorrhiza Bunge, also known as Danshen in Chinese, has been widely used to treat cardiovascular diseases CVD in China and other Asia countries. Here, we summarize literatures of the historical traditional Chinese medicine TCM interpretation of the action of Salvia miltiorrhiza, its use in current clinical trials, its main phytochemical constituents and its pharmacological findings by consulting Pubmed, China Knowledge Resource Integrated, China Science and Technology Journal, and the Web of Science Databases. Since , 39 clinical trials have been identified that used S.