National Toxicology Program

National Toxicology Program

Testing Status of Dong quai - M040031



Synonyms/Common Names

  • Angelica sinensis

Known Uses

Used in chinese herbal medicine as an antispasmodic, or blood purifier. Has also demonstrated activities that may translate into reduction of pain, dilation of blood vessels, and stimulation as well as relaxation of uterine muscles.

Genetic Toxicology

  • Salmonella  (A72844)  Completed 
    •  Negative 
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