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Does anybody know what are the medicinal uses or any other ethnobotanical uses of Coptis chinensis?
If you know websites containing any information about Coptis chinensis please link to them.
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Here is some basic information about Coptis chinensis and a list of ethnobotanical uses which includes medicinal uses and other uses of Coptis chinensis.


Coptis chinensis basic info
Scientific Name: Coptis chinensis Franch..
Family: Ranunculaceae.
Genus: Coptis.
Description: Coptis chinensis, the Chinese goldthread, is a species of goldthread native to China. Coptis chinensis is one of the 50 fundamental herbs used in traditional Chinese medicine, where it is called duǎn è huánglián. The rhizomes of Coptis chinensis are used in Traditional Chinese Medicine and serve as a source for the isoquinoline alkaloids berberine, palmatine, and coptisine among others. - for more info about Coptis chinensis See link


Ethnobotanical and folk medicinal uses of Coptis chinensis
*The information in this list is based on the ethnobotanical data in Dr. Duke's Phytochemical and Ethnobotanical Databases.
Dr. Duke does not recommend using this information for self diagnosis or self medication. - See link


Coptis chinensis in other websites
Coptis chinensis common names, economics importance, distributional range and more in the USDA GRIN website - See link.
Search PubMed (US National Library of Medicine National Institutes of Health) for academic researches with the search term Coptis chinensis - See link.
See if there is something in Youtube on the term Coptis chinensis - See link.


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