- Medicinal Evodia Fruit
- Evodiae Fructus
|Medicinal Group||Interior-warming medicinal|
Dried nearly ripe fruit of Evodia rytaecarpa (Juss.) Benth., Evodia rutaecarpa (Juss.) Benth. var. officinalis (Dode) Huang or Evodia rutaecarpa (Juss.) Brnth. var. bodinieri (Dode) Huang (Fam. Rytaceae)
|Nature and Flavors||pungent, bitter; hot; slightly toxic|
|Meridian Affinity||Liver, Spleen, Kidney, Stomach|
To dispel cold and allviate pain, direct qi downward to relieve vomiting, and check diarrhea by assist yang
Headache related to limbs reverting yin; abdominal colic; weakness and edema of the legs; dysmenorrhea; epigastric distension and pain with vomiting and acid regurgitation; diarrhea occurring before dawn daily; hypertension. External use for ulcers in the mouth
- Growing Research Findings demonstrates that evodiamine possesses anti-cancer activities both in vitro and in vivo by inhibiting proliferation, invasion and metastasis, inducing apoptosis of a variety of tumor cell lines.
- Evodiamine and its derivatives are experimentally explored for their anti-cancer, anti-diabetic and anti-inflammatory properties.
Cause liver toxicity in orally fed mice 
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- Gavaraskar K, Dhulap S, Hirwani RR. (2015). Therapeutic and cosmetic applications of Evodiamine and its derivatives--A patent review. Fitoterapia. , 106:22-35. doi: 10.1016/j.fitote.2015.07.019. Epub 2015 Aug 6.
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