• Zhao Zhang
  • Ling-Lei Kong
  • Nai-Hong ChenEmail author


Stone Chlorophytum is the folk antituberculous herb. Nevadensin is extracted from Lysionotus pauciflorus Maxim, which has been used for the adjuvant therapy of cervical lymph node tuberculosis, tuberculosis, bone tuberculosis, and bronchitis treatment. Adverse reactions are mainly nausea, vomiting, diarrhea and abdominal discomfort, etc. With the improvement of the extraction technology of nevadensin, its biological activity is improved continuously, which will surely be expanding its application areas.


Nevadensin Tuberculosis Bronchitis 


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.State Key Laboratory of Bioactive Substances and Functions of Natural Medicines, Institute of Materia Medica & Neuroscience CenterChinese Academy of Medical Sciences and Peking Union Medical CollegeBeijingChina
  2. 2.Beijing Key Laboratory of Drug Targets Identification and Drug Screening, Centre for Pharmaceutical ScreeningInstitute of Materia Medica, Chinese Academy of Medical Sciences and Peking Union Medical CollegeBeijingChina

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