List of Study Papers on Acorus calamus

1Metabolism mediated interaction of α-asarone and Acorus calamus with CYP3A4 and CYP2D6.

Pandit S, Mukherjee PK, Ponnusankar S, Venkatesh M, Srikanth N.

Fitoterapia. 2010 Nov 6.  PMID: 21062640 
2Mutagen properties of water-soluble polysaccharides from Acorus calamus

Gur'ev AM, Belousov MB, Akhmedzhanov RR, Iusubov MS, Voronova OL, Karpova GV, Churin AA.

Eksp Klin Farmakol. 2010 Aug;73(8):43-5. Russian. PMID: 20919559 
3.In vitro and in vivo efficacy of Acorus calamus extract against Rhipicephalus (Boophilus) microplus.

Ghosh S, Sharma AK, Kumar S, Tiwari SS, Rastogi S, Srivastava S, Singh M, Kumar R, Paul S, Ray DD, Rawat AK.

Parasitol Res. 2010 Oct 1.  PMID: 20886235 
4.Reinvestigation of structure-activity relationship of methoxylated chalcones as antimalarials: synthesis and evaluation of 2,4,5-trimethoxy substituted patterns as lead candidates derived from abundantly available natural β-asarone.

Kumar R, Mohanakrishnan D, Sharma A, Kaushik NK, Kalia K, Sinha AK, Sahal D.

Eur J Med Chem. 2010 Nov;45(11):5292-301. Epub 2010 Sep 22.PMID: 20863599 
5.Effect of plant polysaccharides on TH1-dependent immune response: screening investigation

Danilets MG, Bel'skiĭ IuP, Gur'ev AM, Belousov MV, Bel'skaia NV, Trofimova ES, Uchasova EG, Alhmedzhanov RR, Ligacheva AA, Iusbov MS, Agefonov VI.

Eksp Klin Farmakol. 2010 Jun;73(6):19-22. Russian. PMID: 20726346 
6.Anti-amnesic effect of Chong-Myung-Tang on scopolamine-induced memory impairments in mice.
Lee MR, Yun BS, Park SY, Ly SY, Kim SN, Han BH, Sung CK.

J Ethnopharmacol. 2010 Oct 28;132(1):70-4. Epub 2010 Jul 29.PMID: 20673844 
7.Antimycobacterial screening of traditional medicinal plants using the microplate resazurin assay.
Webster D, Lee TD, Moore J, Manning T, Kunimoto D, LeBlanc D, Johnson JA, Gray CA.

Can J Microbiol. 2010 Jun;56(6):487-94.PMID: 20657619 
8.Amelioration of cisplatin-induced nephrotoxicity by extracts of Hemidesmus indicus and Acorus calamus.

Sandeep D, Krishnan Nair CK.

Pharm Biol. 2010 Mar;48(3):290-5.PMID: 20645815 
9.Bronchodilatory effect of Acorus calamus (Linn.) is mediated through multiple pathways.
Shah AJ, Gilani AH.

J Ethnopharmacol. 2010 Sep 15;131(2):471-7. Epub 2010 Jul 17.PMID: 20643200 
10.Protection from lethal and sub-lethal whole body exposures of mice to gamma-radiation by Acorus calamus L.: Studies on tissue antioxidant status and cellular DNA damage.

Sandeep D, Nair CK.

Exp Toxicol Pathol. 2010 Jul 3.  PMID: 20605086 
11.Herbal formula SYJN increases neurotrophin-3 and nerve growth factor expression in brain regions of rats exposed to chronic unpredictable stress.
Mao QQ, Zhong XM, Li ZY, Feng CR, Pan AJ, Huang Z.

J Ethnopharmacol. 2010 Aug 19;131(1):182-6. Epub 2010 Jun 19.PMID: 20600769 
12The effect of Acorus gramineus on the bioavailabilities and brain concentrations of ginsenosides Rg1, Re and Rb1 after oral administration of Kai-Xin-San preparations in rats.

Wang W, Liao QP, Quan LH, Liu CY, Chang Q, Liu XM, Liao YH.

J Ethnopharmacol. 2010 Sep 15;131(2):313-20. Epub 2010 Jun 30.PMID: 20600754 
13. Alkaloids and sesquiterpenoids from Acorus tatarinowii.
Tong XG, Qiu B, Luo GF, Zhang XF, Cheng YX.

J Asian Nat Prod Res. 2010 Jun;12(6):438-42.PMID: 20552480 
14.Water-soluble polysaccharide obtained from Acorus calamus L. classically activates macrophages and stimulates Th1 response.

Belska NV, Guriev AM, Danilets MG, Trophimova ES, Uchasova EG, Ligatcheva AA, Belousov MV, Agaphonov VI, Golovchenko VG, Yusubov MS, Belsky YP.

Int Immunopharmacol. 2010 Aug;10(8):933-42. Epub 2010 May 17.PMID: 20483383 
15.Compounds from Acorus tatarinowii: determination of absolute configuration by quantum computations and cAMP regulation activity.

Tong XG, Wu GS, Huang CG, Lu Q, Wang YH, Long CL, Luo HR, Zhu HJ, Cheng YX.

J Nat Prod. 2010 Jun 25;73(6):1160-3.PMID: 20476749 
16.Beta-asarone improves cognitive function by suppressing neuronal apoptosis in the Beta-amyloid hippocampus injection rats.

Geng Y, Li C, Liu J, Xing G, Zhou L, Dong M, Li X, Niu Y.

Biol Pharm Bull. 2010;33(5):836-43.PMID: 20460763 
17.Two new sesquiterpenes from Acorus calamus.

Dong W, Li M, Yang D, Lu R.

Planta Med. 2010 Oct;76(15):1742-5. Epub 2010 Apr 23.PMID: 20419623 
18.Chemical constituents from petroleum ether fraction of ethanol extract of Acorus tatarinowii

Zhu M, Tan N, Ji C, Xu J, He W, Zhang Y.

Zhongguo Zhong Yao Za Zhi. 2010 Jan;35(2):173-6. Chinese. PMID: 20394287 
19.Acortatarins A and B, two novel antioxidative spiroalkaloids with a naturally unusual morpholine motif from Acorus tatarinowii.

Tong XG, Zhou LL, Wang YH, Xia C, Wang Y, Liang M, Hou FF, Cheng YX.

Org Lett. 2010 Apr 16;12(8):1844-7.PMID: 20329735 
20.Asarone inhibits adipogenesis and stimulates lipolysis in 3T3-L1 adipocytes.

Lee SH, Kim KY, Ryu SY, Yoon Y, Hahm DH, Kang SA, Cho SH, Lim JS, Moon EY, Yoon SR, Lee HG, Yoon DY, Yang Y.

Cell Mol Biol (Noisy-le-grand). 2010 Jan 24;56 Suppl:OL1215-22.PMID: 20158974 

21.Evaluation of wound-healing activity of Acorus calamus Linn.
Jain N, Jain R, Jain A, Jain DK, Chandel HS.

Nat Prod Res. 2010 Apr;24(6):534-41.PMID: 20182947 
22.Effects of SYJN, a Chinese herbal formula, on chronic unpredictable stress-induced changes in behavior and brain BDNF in rats.
Mao QQ, Huang Z, Zhong XM, Feng CR, Pan AJ, Li ZY, Ip SP, Che CT.

J Ethnopharmacol. 2010 Mar 24;128(2):336-41. Epub 2010 Feb 4.PMID: 20138132 
23.Insulin releasing and alpha-glucosidase inhibitory activity of ethyl acetate fraction of Acorus calamus in vitro and in vivo.
Si MM, Lou JS, Zhou CX, Shen JN, Wu HH, Yang B, He QJ, Wu HS.

J Ethnopharmacol. 2010 Mar 2;128(1):154-9. Epub 2010 Jan 4.PMID: 20051258 
24.Bioanalytical investigation of asarone in connection with Acorus calamus oil intoxications.
Björnstad K, Helander A, Hultén P, Beck O.

J Anal Toxicol. 2009 Nov-Dec;33(9):604-9.PMID: 20040135 
25.Inhibitory effects of dry Acorus calamus extracts on the growth of two water bloom-forming algal species
Hu GJ, Zhang WH, Shang YZ, He L.

Ying Yong Sheng Tai Xue Bao. 2009 Sep;20(9):2277-82. Chinese. PMID: 20030154 
26.SH21B, an anti-obesity herbal composition, inhibits fat accumulation in 3T3-L1 adipocytes and high fat diet-induced obese mice through the modulation of the adipogenesis pathway.
Lee H, Kang R, Yoon Y.

J Ethnopharmacol. 2010 Feb 17;127(3):709-17. Epub 2009 Dec 4.PMID: 19963057 
27.Effects of alpha-asarone on the glutamate transporter EAAC1 in Xenopus oocytes.
Gu Q, Du H, Ma C, Fotis H, Wu B, Huang C, Schwarz W.

Planta Med. 2010 Apr;76(6):595-8. Epub 2009 Nov 20.PMID: 19937551 
28.Implementation of bio-fungicides and seed treatment in organic rice cv. KDML 105 farming.

Thobunluepop P.

Pak J Biol Sci. 2009 Aug 15;12(16):1119-26.PMID: 19899322 
29.Chemical constituents from the rhizome of Acorus calamus L.

Dong W, Yang D, Lu R.

Planta Med. 2010 Mar;76(5):454-7. Epub 2009 Oct 21.PMID: 19847743 
30.Evaluation of the phototoxic potential of plants used in oriental medicine.

Bark KM, Heo EP, Han KD, Kim MB, Lee ST, Gil EM, Kim TH.

J Ethnopharmacol. 2010 Jan 8;127(1):11-8. Epub 2009 Oct 7.PMID: 19818392 
31.Embryology of Petrosavia (Petrosaviaceae, Petrosaviales): evidence for the distinctness of the family from other monocots.
Tobe H, Takahashi H.

J Plant Res. 2009 Nov;122(6):597-610.PMID: 19760137 
32.Herbal formula SYJN protect PC12 cells from neurotoxicity induced by corticosterone.
Huang Z, Mao QQ, Zhong XM, Feng CR, Pan AJ, Li ZY.

J Ethnopharmacol. 2009 Sep 25;125(3):456-60. Epub 2009 Jul 25.PMID: 19635548 
33.Blood pressure-lowering and vascular modulator effects of Acorus calamus extract are mediated through multiple pathways.
Shah AJ, Gilani AH.

J Cardiovasc Pharmacol. 2009 Jul;54(1):38-46.PMID: 19528816 
34.Reduction of beta-asarone in acori rhizoma by decoction.
Chen C, Spriano D, Meier B.

Planta Med. 2009 Oct;75(13):1448-52. Epub 2009 Jun 8.PMID: 19507115 
35.Effect of Acorus tatarinowii schott on ultrastructure and permeability of blood-brain barrier
Hu Y, Yuan M, Liu P, Mu L, Wang H.

Zhongguo Zhong Yao Za Zhi. 2009 Feb;34(3):349-51. Chinese. PMID: 19445165 
36.Preventive action of Kai Xin San aqueous extract on depressive-like symptoms and cognition deficit induced by chronic mild stress.
Dang H, Sun L, Liu X, Peng B, Wang Q, Jia W, Chen Y, Pan A, Xiao P.

Exp Biol Med (Maywood). 2009 Jul;234(7):785-93. Epub 2009 May 8.PMID: 19429857  
37.Insulin sensitizing activity of ethyl acetate fraction of Acorus calamus L. in vitro and in vivo.
Wu HS, Zhu DF, Zhou CX, Feng CR, Lou YJ, Yang B, He QJ.

J Ethnopharmacol. 2009 Jun 22;123(2):288-92. Epub 2009 Mar 20.PMID: 19429374 
38.Compositional variations and anthelmentic activity of essential oils from rhizomes of different wild populations of Acorus calamus L. and its major component, beta-Asarone.
Kumar R, Prakash O, Pan AK, Hore SK, Chanotiya CS, Mathela CS.

Nat Prod Commun. 2009 Feb;4(2):275-8.PMID: 19370938 
39.Supplemental ultraviolet-B induced changes in essential oil composition and total phenolics of Acorus calamus L. (sweet flag).
Kumari R, Agrawal SB, Singh S, Dubey NK.

Ecotoxicol Environ Saf. 2009 Oct;72(7):2013-9. Epub 2009 Mar 24.PMID: 19321203 
40.Anti-inflammatory activity of a water extract of Acorus calamus L. leaves on keratinocyte HaCaT cells.
Kim H, Han TH, Lee SG.
J Ethnopharmacol. 2009 Feb 25;122(1):149-56. Epub 2008 Dec 25.PMID: 19146941 

Antimutagenic activity of methanolic extracts of four ayurvedic medicinal plants.

Aqil F, Zahin M, Ahmad I.

Indian J Exp Biol. 2008 Sep;46(9):668-72.PMID: 18949897 
42.Fumigant antifungal activity of essential oil components from Acorus gramineus against three phytopathogenic fungi.
Lee YS, Kim J, Lee SG, Shin SC, Park IK.

Z Naturforsch C. 2008 Jul-Aug;63(7-8):503-6.PMID: 18810992 
43.Growth vitality and pollutants-removal ability of plants in constructed wetland in Beijing region
Wang QH, Duan LS, Wu JY, Yang J.

Ying Yong Sheng Tai Xue Bao. 2008 May;19(5):1131-7. Chinese. PMID: 18655604 
44.Volatiles from leaves and rhizomes of Fragrant Acorus spp. (Acoraceae).
Du Z, Clery RA, Hammond CJ.

Chem Biodivers. 2008 Jun;5(6):887-95.PMID: 18618386 
45.Neuroprotective effects of several korean medicinal plants traditionally used for stroke remedy.
Chun HS, Kim JM, Choi EH, Chang N.
J Med Food. 2008 Jun;11(2):246-51.PMID: 18598165 
46.Embryological features of Tofieldia glutinosa and their bearing on the early diversification of monocotyledonous plants.
Holloway SJ, Friedman WE.
Ann Bot. 2008 Aug;102(2):167-82. Epub 2008 May 29.PMID: 18511412 
47.Embryology of Japonolirion (Petrosaviaceae, Petrosaviales): a comparison with other monocots.
Tobe H.
J Plant Res. 2008 Jul;121(4):407-16. Epub 2008 May 22.PMID: 18496647 
48.Inhibitory role of Acorus calamus in ferric chloride-induced epileptogenesis in rat.
Hazra R, Ray K, Guha D.

Hum Exp Toxicol. 2007 Dec;26(12):947-53.PMID: 18375638 
49.Description of bacillus-shaped spot sweetflag virus
Mandrika TIu, Serdenko OB, Didenko LF, Varbanets' LD, Brovars'ka OS, Vasyl'iev VM, Spivak MIa.

Mikrobiol Z. 2007 Sep-Oct;69(5):49-58. Ukrainian. PMID: 18217354 
50.Clinical study on a randomized, double-blind control of Shenwu gelatin capsule in treatment of mild cognitive impairment
Zhong J, Tian JZ, Zhu AH, Yang CZ.

Zhongguo Zhong Yao Za Zhi. 2007 Sep;32(17):1800-3. Chinese. PMID: 17993008 
51.Phytoremediation of urban wastewater by model wetlands with ornamental hydrophytes.
Zhang XB, Liu P, Yang YS, Chen WR.

J Environ Sci (China). 2007;19(8):902-9.PMID: 17966845 
52.Effect of sweet flag rhizome oil (Acorus calamus) on hemogram and ultrastructure of hemocytes of the tobacco armyworm, Spodoptera litura (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae).
Sharma PR, Sharma OP, Saxena BP.

Micron. 2008 Jul;39(5):544-51. Epub 2007 Aug 3.PMID: 17826115 
53.Phylogenetic and evolutionary implications of complete chloroplast genome sequences of four early-diverging angiosperms: Buxus (Buxaceae), Chloranthus (Chloranthaceae), Dioscorea (Dioscoreaceae), and Illicium (Schisandraceae).
Hansen DR, Dastidar SG, Cai Z, Penaflor C, Kuehl JV, Boore JL, Jansen RK.

Mol Phylogenet Evol. 2007 Nov;45(2):547-63. Epub 2007 Jun 16.PMID: 17644003 
54.Atrazine degradation by aerobic microorganisms isolated from the rhizosphere of sweet flag (Acorus calamus L.).
Marecik R, Króliczak P, Czaczyk K, Białas W, Olejnik A, Cyplik P.

Biodegradation. 2008 Apr;19(2):293-301. Epub 2007 Jun 27.PMID: 17594524 
55.A review of recent ten-year study on alpha-asarone
Zhao LH, Wu JM, Wu FL.

Zhongguo Zhong Yao Za Zhi. 2007 Apr;32(7):562-5, 650. Review. Chinese. PMID: 17583190 
56.Study on alpha-asarone reservoir-type patch
Wu Z, Gao JQ, Chen HL, Hu Y, Liang WQ.

Zhongguo Zhong Yao Za Zhi. 2007 Mar;32(6):484-7. Chinese. PMID: 17552150 
57.Recovering effects of aqueous extracts of some selected medical plants on the teratogenic effects during the development of D. melanogaster.
Uysal H, Kara AA, Algur OF, Dumlupinar R, Aydogan MN.

Pak J Biol Sci. 2007 May 15;10(10):1708-12.PMID: 19086522 
58.Inhibitory effects of plant extracts on tyrosinase, L-DOPA oxidation, and melanin synthesis.

Hwang JH, Lee BM.

J Toxicol Environ Health A. 2007 Mar 1;70(5):393-407.PMID: 17454565 
59.Antibacterial properties of traditionally used Indian medicinal plants.
Aqil F, Ahmad I.

Methods Find Exp Clin Pharmacol. 2007 Mar;29(2):79-92.PMID: 17440624 
60.A fraction of Acorus calamus L. extract devoid of beta-asarone enhances adipocyte differentiation in 3T3-L1 cells.
Wu HS, Li YY, Weng LJ, Zhou CX, He QJ, Lou YJ.

Phytother Res. 2007 Jun;21(6):562-4.PMID: 17335118 

A database of PCR primers for the chloroplast genomes of higher plants.

Heinze B.

Plant Methods. 2007 Feb 27;3:4.PMID: 17326828 
62.In vitro acetylcholinesterase inhibitory activity of the essential oil from Acorus calamus and its main constituents.
Mukherjee PK, Kumar V, Mal M, Houghton PJ.

Planta Med. 2007 Mar;73(3):283-5. Epub 2007 Feb 7.PMID: 17286241 
63.Effects of annao tablet on S100B and NPY of cortex in chronic epilepsy rats
Fang RM, Fang GL, Fang YQ.

Zhongguo Zhong Yao Za Zhi. 2006 Oct;31(20):1719-21. Chinese. PMID: 17225546 
64.Screening of herbal extracts for activation of the human peroxisome proliferator-activated receptor.
Rau O, Wurglics M, Dingermann T, Abdel-Tawab M, Schubert-Zsilavecz M.

Pharmazie. 2006 Nov;61(11):952-6.PMID: 17152989 
65.Acorus calamus extracts and nickel chloride: prevention of oxidative damage and hyperproliferation response in rat kidney.
Prasad L, Khan TH, Jahangir T, Sultana S.

Biol Trace Elem Res. 2006 Oct;113(1):77-92.PMID: 17114817 
66.Fumigant activity of plant essential oils and components from Schizonepeta tenuifolia against Lycoriella ingenua (Diptera: Sciaridae).
Park IK, Kim LS, Choi IH, Lee YS, Shin SC.

J Econ Entomol. 2006 Oct;99(5):1717-21.PMID: 17066804 
67.Antifungal properties of haem peroxidase from Acorus calamus.

Ghosh M.

Ann Bot. 2006 Dec;98(6):1145-53. Epub 2006 Oct 20.PMID: 17056613 

Antispasmodic effect of Acorus calamus Linn. is mediated through calcium channel blockade.

Gilani AU, Shah AJ, Ahmad M, Shaheen F.

Phytother Res. 2006 Dec;20(12):1080-4.PMID: 17009206 

Evaluation of anti-methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) activity and synergy of some bioactive plant extracts.

Aqil F, Ahmad I, Owais M.

Biotechnol J. 2006 Oct;1(10):1093-102.PMID: 17004300 

In vitro efficacy of bioactive extracts of 15 medicinal plants against ESbetaL-producing multidrug-resistant enteric bacteria.

Ahmad I, Aqil F.

Microbiol Res. 2007;162(3):264-75. Epub 2006 Jul 27.PMID: 16875811 
71.Physical and chemical effects and plant growth suitability of substrates in subsurface flow wetland
Zhang J, Zhang X, Li GH, Zhang HT.

Huan Jing Ke Xue. 2006 May;27(5):874-9. Chinese. PMID: 16850825 
72.Fungicidal property of active component derived from Acorus gramineus rhizome against phytopathogenic fungi.
Lee HS.

Bioresour Technol. 2007 Apr;98(6):1324-8. Epub 2006 Jun 27.PMID: 16806912 
73.Development of gas chromatography/mass spectrometry following headspace solid-phase microextraction for fast determination of asarones in plasma.

Deng C, Lin S, Huang T, Duan G, Zhang X.

Rapid Commun Mass Spectrom. 2006;20(14):2120-6.PMID: 16773672 
74.Widespread genome duplications throughout the history of flowering plants.
Cui L, Wall PK, Leebens-Mack JH, Lindsay BG, Soltis DE, Doyle JJ, Soltis PS, Carlson JE, Arumuganathan K, Barakat A, Albert VA, Ma H, dePamphilis CW.

Genome Res. 2006 Jun;16(6):738-49. Epub 2006 May 15.PMID: 16702410 
75.Neuroprotective effect of Acorus calamus against middle cerebral artery occlusion-induced ischaemia in rat.
Shukla PK, Khanna VK, Ali MM, Maurya R, Khan MY, Srimal RC.

Hum Exp Toxicol. 2006 Apr;25(4):187-94.PMID: 16696294 
76.Screening for larvicidal activity in some Thai plants against four mosquito vector species.
Komalamisra N, Trongtokit Y, Rongsriyam Y, Apiwathnasorn C.

Southeast Asian J Trop Med Public Health. 2005 Nov;36(6):1412-22.PMID: 16610643 
77.Adulticidal activity of some Malaysian plant extracts against Aedes aegypti Linnaeus.
Hidayatulfathi O, Sallehuddin S, Ibrahim J.

Trop Biomed. 2004 Dec;21(2):61-7.PMID: 16493400 
78.Comparative genomic analyses in Asparagus.
Kuhl JC, Havey MJ, Martin WJ, Cheung F, Yuan Q, Landherr L, Hu Y, Leebens-Mack J, Town CD, Sink KC.

Genome. 2005 Dec;48(6):1052-60.PMID: 16391674 
79.Quantitative determination of beta-asarone in calamus by high-performance thin-layer chromatography.
Widmer V, Schibli A, Reich E.

J AOAC Int. 2005 Sep-Oct;88(5):1562-7.PMID: 16386010 
80.Protective effect of Acorus calamus LINN on free radical scavengers and lipid peroxidation in discrete regions of brain against noise stress exposed rat.
Manikandan S, Srikumar R, Jeya Parthasarathy N, Sheela Devi R.

Biol Pharm Bull. 2005 Dec;28(12):2327-30.PMID: 16327175  

81. A mild conversion of phenylpropropnoid into rare phenylbutanoids: (E)-4-(2,4,5-trimethoxyphenyl)but-1,3-diene and (E)-4-(2,4,5-trimethozypheny)but-1-ene occuring in Zingiber cassumunar.
Sinha AK, Sharma A, Joshi BP, Singh NP.

Nat Prod Res. 2005 Dec;19(8):771-6.PMID: 16320427 
82.Chemical composition of the essential oil and supercritical CO2 extract of Commiphora myrrha (Nees) Engl. and of Acorus calamus L.
Marongiu B, Piras A, Porcedda S, Scorciapino A.

J Agric Food Chem. 2005 Oct 5;53(20):7939-43.PMID: 16190653 
83.Evaluation of herbal dietary supplements marketed on the internet for recreational use.
Dennehy CE, Tsourounis C, Miller AE.

Ann Pharmacother. 2005 Oct;39(10):1634-9. Epub 2005 Sep 13.PMID: 16159994 
84.Antioxidant property of alpha-asarone against noise-stress-induced changes in different regions of rat brain.
Manikandan S, Devi RS.

Pharmacol Res. 2005 Dec;52(6):467-74. Epub 2005 Sep 1.PMID: 16140022 
85.Microscopic identification of medicinal species of Acorus
Jiang Y, Zhang M, Wang Z.

Zhong Yao Cai. 2005 May;28(5):375-7. Chinese. PMID: 16131029 
86.Anticonvulsive from calmus root?
[No authors listed]

Praxis (Bern 1994). 2005 Jun 15;94(24-25):1047. German. No abstract available. PMID: 15997722 
87.Developmental anatomy of the root cortex of the basal monocotyledon, Acorus calamus (Acorales, Acoraceae).
Soukup A, Seago JL Jr, Votrubová O.

Ann Bot. 2005 Sep;96(3):379-85. Epub 2005 Jun 19.PMID: 15965268  
88.Novel lectins from rhizomes of two Acorus species with mitogenic activity and inhibitory potential towards murine cancer cell lines.
Bains JS, Dhuna V, Singh J, Kamboj SS, Nijjar KK, Agrewala JN.

Int Immunopharmacol. 2005 Aug;5(9):1470-8.PMID: 15953573 
89.Identifying the basal angiosperm node in chloroplast genome phylogenies: sampling one's way out of the Felsenstein zone.
Leebens-Mack J, Raubeson LA, Cui L, Kuehl JV, Fourcade MH, Chumley TW, Boore JL, Jansen RK, depamphilis CW.

Mol Biol Evol. 2005 Oct;22(10):1948-63. Epub 2005 Jun 8.PMID: 15944438  
90.Analysis of Acorus calamus chloroplast genome and its phylogenetic implications.
Goremykin VV, Holland B, Hirsch-Ernst KI, Hellwig FH.

Mol Biol Evol. 2005 Sep;22(9):1813-22. Epub 2005 Jun 1.PMID: 15930156  
91.Antioxidative activity of volatile extracts isolated from Angelica tenuissimae roots, peppermint leaves, pine needles, and sweet flag leaves.
Ka MH, Choi EH, Chun HS, Lee KG.

J Agric Food Chem. 2005 May 18;53(10):4124-9.PMID: 15884849 
92.Purification efficiency of several wetland macrophytes on COD and nitrogen removal from domestic sewage
Yuan D, Ren Q, Gao S, Zhang H, Yin D, Wang L.

Ying Yong Sheng Tai Xue Bao. 2004 Dec;15(12):2337-41. Chinese. PMID: 15825452 
93.Study of antiepileptic effect of extracts from Acorus tatarinowii Schott.
Liao WP, Chen L, Yi YH, Sun WW, Gao MM, Su T, Yang SQ.

Epilepsia. 2005;46 Suppl 1:21-4.PMID: 15816974 
94.Identification of an EcoRI restriction site for a rapid and precise determination of beta-asarone-free Acorus calamus cytotypes.
Bertea CM, Azzolin CM, Bossi S, Doglia G, Maffei ME.

Phytochemistry. 2005 Mar;66(5):507-14.PMID: 15721942 
95.Rapid assessment of beta-asarone content of Acorus calamus by micellar electrokinetic capillary chromatography.

Hanson KM, Gayton-Ely M, Holland LA, Zehr PS, Söderberg BC.

Electrophoresis. 2005 Feb;26(4-5):943-6.PMID: 15714542 
96.Pharmacokinetics of beta-asarone in rats
Wu HB, Fang YQ.

Yao Xue Xue Bao. 2004 Oct;39(10):836-8. Chinese. PMID: 15700827 
97.Rapid determination of essential oil in Acorus tatarinowii Schott. by pressurized hot water extraction followed by solid-phase microextraction and gas chromatography-mass spectrometry.
Deng C, Li N, Zhang X.

J Chromatogr A. 2004 Dec 3;1059(1-2):149-55.PMID: 15628135 
98.Aroma evaluation of an aquatic herb, Changpo (Acorus calamus Var. angustatus Bess), by AEDA and SPME.
Choi HS.

J Agric Food Chem. 2004 Dec 29;52(26):8099-104.PMID: 15612802 
99.Araceae from the Early Cretaceous of Portugal: evidence on the emergence of monocotyledons.
Friis EM, Pedersen KR, Crane PR.

Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2004 Nov 23;101(47):16565-70. Epub 2004 Nov 16.PMID: 15546982 
100.Study on GC-MS fingerprint analysis in rhizome of volatile oil of Acorus tatarinowii
Wei G, Fang YQ, Liu DH, Lin SF.
Zhongguo Zhong Yao Za Zhi. 2004 Aug;29(8):764-8. Chinese. PMID: 15506289  101.

101.Changes of amino acid content in hippocampus of epileptic rats treated with volatile oil of Acorus tatarinowii
Chen L, Liao WP.

Zhongguo Zhong Yao Za Zhi. 2004 Jul;29(7):670-3. Chinese. PMID: 15503777 
102.Screening of Korean herbal medicines used to improve cognitive function for anti-cholinesterase activity.
Oh MH, Houghton PJ, Whang WK, Cho JH.

Phytomedicine. 2004 Sep;11(6):544-8.PMID: 15500267 
103.Long branch attraction, taxon sampling, and the earliest angiosperms: Amborella or monocots?
Stefanović S, Rice DW, Palmer JD.

BMC Evol Biol. 2004 Sep 28;4(1):35.PMID: 15453916 
104.PAP 9704, a Korean herbal medicine attenuates methamphetamine-induced hyperlocomotion via adenosine A2A receptor stimulation in mice.

Kwon YS, Nabeshima T, Shin EJ, Chun W, Jhoo JH, Jhoo WK, Wie MB, Jang CG, Chung H, Sung YE, Kim HC.

Biol Pharm Bull. 2004 Jun;27(6):906-9.PMID: 15187444  
105.Ultrasound-assisted conversion of toxic beta-asarone into nontoxic bioactive phenylpropanoid: isoacoramone, a metabolite of Piper marginatum and Acorus tararinowii.
Sinha AK, Joshi BP, Sharma A, Goel HC, Prasad J.

Nat Prod Res. 2004 Jun;18(3):219-23.PMID: 15143831 
106.Towards a comprehensive integration of morphological and genetic studies of floral development.

Buzgo M, Soltis DE, Soltis PS, Ma H.

Trends Plant Sci. 2004 Apr;9(4):164-73. Review.PMID: 15063866 
107.Effects of one Chinese herbs on improving cognitive function and memory of Alzheimer's disease mouse models
Sun H, Hu Y, Zhang JM, Li SY, He W.

Zhongguo Zhong Yao Za Zhi. 2003 Aug;28(8):751-4. Chinese. PMID: 15015359 
108.Antifungal activity of beta-asarone from rhizomes of Acorus gramineus.
Lee JY, Lee JY, Yun BS, Hwang BK.

J Agric Food Chem. 2004 Feb 25;52(4):776-80.PMID: 14969530 
109.Molecular phylogeny of monocotyledons inferred from combined analysis of plastid matK and rbcL gene sequences.
Tamura MN, Yamashita J, Fuse S, Haraguchi M.

J Plant Res. 2004 Apr;117(2):109-20. Epub 2004 Jan 27.PMID: 14745583 
110.Herbal medicinal preparations in the Lithuanian market
Barsteigiene Z, Janulis V, Skyrius V, Savickiene N.

Medicina (Kaunas). 2003;39 Suppl 2:1-3. Review. Lithuanian. PMID: 14617850  
111.Inhibitory effects of the fragrance inhalation of essential oil from Acorus gramineus on central nervous system.

Koo BS, Park KS, Ha JH, Park JH, Lim JC, Lee DU.

Biol Pharm Bull. 2003 Jul;26(7):978-82.PMID: 12843622  
112.A survey of the studies on chemical constituents and pharmacological activities of Acorus plants
Lai XY, Liang H, Zhao YY.

Zhongguo Zhong Yao Za Zhi. 2002 Mar;27(3):161-5, 198. Review. Chinese. No abstract available. PMID: 12807142 
113.Anticellular and immunosuppressive properties of ethanolic extract of Acorus calamus rhizome.
Mehrotra S, Mishra KP, Maurya R, Srimal RC, Yadav VS, Pandey R, Singh VK.

Int Immunopharmacol. 2003 Jan;3(1):53-61.PMID: 12538034 
114.Hypolipidemic activity of Acorus calamus L. in rats.

Parab RS, Mengi SA.

Fitoterapia. 2002 Oct;73(6):451-5.PMID: 12385866 
115.Analysis of constituents of essential oil from Anemone altaica Fisch. ex C. A. Mey.
Feng X.

Zhongguo Zhong Yao Za Zhi. 1998 Dec;23(12):739-40, 765. Chinese. PMID: 12242825 

Protective effect of acorus calamus against acrylamide induced neurotoxicity.

Shukla PK, Khanna VK, Ali MM, Maurya RR, Handa SS, Srimal RC.

Phytother Res. 2002 May;16(3):256-60.PMID: 12164272 

Protection of cultured rat cortical neurons from excitotoxicity by asarone, a major essential oil component in the rhizomes of Acorus gramineus.

Cho J, Kim YH, Kong JY, Yang CH, Park CG.

Life Sci. 2002 Jun 21;71(5):591-9.PMID: 12052443 
118.A mild and convenient procedure for the conversion of toxic beta-asarone into rare phenylpropanoids: 2,4,5-trimethoxycinnamaldehyde and gamma-asarone.
Sinha AK, Acharya R, Joshi BP.

J Nat Prod. 2002 May;65(5):764-5.PMID: 12027763 
119.Mineral content of culinary and medicinal plants cultivated by Hmong refugees living in Sacramento, California.
Corlett JL, Clegg MS, Keen CL, Grivetti LE.

Int J Food Sci Nutr. 2002 Mar;53(2):117-28.PMID: 11939106 
120.One step conversion of toxic beta-asarone from Acorus calamus into 1-(2,4,5-trimethoxyphenyl)-1,2-dihydroxypropane and asaronaldehyde occurring in Piper clusii.
Sinha AK, Joshi BP, Dogra R.

Nat Prod Lett. 2001;15(6):439-44.PMID: 11838983 

121.Antioxidant capacities of ten edible North American plants.
Acuńa UM, Atha DE, Ma J, Nee MH, Kennelly EJ.

Phytother Res. 2002 Feb;16(1):63-5.PMID: 11807968 
122.Allelopathic effect of Acorus tatarinowii upon algae.
He CQ, Wang CK.

J Environ Sci (China). 2001 Oct;13(4):481-4.PMID: 11723937 
123.Long-term anoxia tolerance in leaves of Acorus calamus L. and Iris pseudacorus L.
Schlüter U, Crawford RM.

J Exp Bot. 2001 Nov;52(364):2213-25.PMID: 11604461  
124.Effect of Acorus tatarinowii Schott. on gastrointestinal myoelectric activity in rats
Qin X, Xu J, Qiu X, Wang W.

Zhongguo Zhong Yao Za Zhi. 1998 Feb;23(2):107-9, inside back cover. Chinese. PMID: 11596258 
125.Was the ANITA rooting of the angiosperm phylogeny affected by long-branch attraction? Amborella, Nymphaeales, Illiciales, Trimeniaceae, and Austrobaileya.
Qiu YL, Lee J, Whitlock BA, Bernasconi-Quadroni F, Dombrovska O.

Mol Biol Evol. 2001 Sep;18(9):1745-53.PMID: 11504854  

Study of antidiarrhoeal activity of four medicinal plants in castor-oil induced diarrhoea.

Shoba FG, Thomas M.

J Ethnopharmacol. 2001 Jun;76(1):73-6.PMID: 11378284 

Metalaxyl toxicity, uptake, and distribution in several ornamental plant species.

Wilson PC, Whitwell T, Klaine SJ.

J Environ Qual. 2001 Mar-Apr;30(2):411-7.PMID: 11285901  

NMDA recepter-mediated neuroprotection by essential oils from the rhizomes of Acorus gramineus.

Cho J, Kong JY, Jeong DY, Lee KD, Lee DU, Kang BS.

Life Sci. 2001 Feb 16;68(13):1567-73.PMID: 11253173 

Essential oils analysis. II. Mass spectra identification of terpene and phenylpropane derivatives.

Oprean R, Oprean L, Tamas M, Sandulescu R, Roman L.

J Pharm Biomed Anal. 2001 Mar;24(5-6):1163-8.PMID: 11248515 

In vitro propagation of Acorus calamus Linn.--a medicinal plant.

Rani AS, Subhadra VV, Reddy VD.

Indian J Exp Biol. 2000 Jul;38(7):730-2.PMID: 11215319 

Phenylpropanes from Acorus tatarinowii.

Hu J, Feng X.

Planta Med. 2000 Oct;66(7):662-4.PMID: 11105577 

The significance of alpha-amylase under anoxia stress in tolerant rhizomes (Acorus calamus L.) and non-tolerant tubers (Solanum tuberosum l., var. Désirée).

Arpagaus S, Braendle R.

J Exp Bot. 2000 Aug;51(349):1475-7.PMID: 10944163  
133.The ameliorating effects of the cognitive-enhancing Chinese herbs on scopolamine-induced amnesia in rats.
Hsieh MT, Peng WH, Wu CR, Wang WH.

Phytother Res. 2000 Aug;14(5):375-7.PMID: 10925408 

Floral structure and development of Acoraceae and its systematic relationships with basal angiosperms.

Buzgo M, Endress PK.

Int J Plant Sci. 2000 Jan;161(1):23-41.PMID: 10648192 

DNA profiling of Acorus calamus chemotypes differing in essential oil composition.

Sugimoto N, Kiuchi F, Mikage M, Mori M, Mizukami H, Tsuda Y.

Biol Pharm Bull. 1999 May;22(5):481-5.PMID: 10375168 
136.Essential oils analysis. I. Evaluation of essential oils composition using both GC and MS fingerprints.
Oprean R, Tamas M, Sandulescu R, Roman L.

J Pharm Biomed Anal. 1998 Dec;18(4-5):651-7.PMID: 9919966 

Screening and isolation of antibiotic resistance inhibitors from herb materials IV-resistance inhibitors from Anetheum graveolens and Acorus gramineus.

Kim H, Moon KH, Ryu SY, Moon DC, Lee CK.

Arch Pharm Res. 1998 Dec;21(6):734-7.PMID: 9868547 

Comparison of GC-MS and TLC techniques for asarone isomers determination.

Oprean R, Tamas M, Roman L.

J Pharm Biomed Anal. 1998 Oct;18(1-2):227-34.PMID: 9863962 

The cox2 locus of the primitive angiosperm plant Acorus calamus: molecular structure, transcript processing and RNA editing.

Albertazzi FJ, Kudla J, Bock R.

Mol Gen Genet. 1998 Oct;259(6):591-600.PMID: 9819051 

Central inhibitory effects of water extract of Acori graminei rhizoma in mice.

Liao JF, Huang SY, Jan YM, Yu LL, Chen CF.

J Ethnopharmacol. 1998 Jul;61(3):185-93.PMID: 9705009 


Getting to the root (Acorus calamus) of the problem.

Vargas CP, Wolf LR, Gamm SR, Koontz K.

J Toxicol Clin Toxicol. 1998;36(3):259-60. No abstract available. PMID: 9656986 

In vitro evaluation of inhibitory nature of extracts of 18-plant species of Chhindwara against 3-keratinophilic fungi.

Qureshi S, Rai MK, Agrawal SC.

Hindustan Antibiot Bull. 1997 Feb-Nov;39(1-4):56-60.PMID: 10386016 

Minor and trace elemental determination in the Indian herbal and other medicinal preparations.

Samudralwar DL, Garg AN.

Biol Trace Elem Res. 1996 Aug;54(2):113-21.PMID: 8886311 

Mobility inhibition and nematocidal activity of asarone and related phenylpropanoids on second-stage larvae of Toxocara canis.

Sugimoto N, Goto Y, Akao N, Kiuchi F, Kondo K, Tsuda Y.

Biol Pharm Bull. 1995 Apr;18(4):605-9.PMID: 7655436 

Hoelen (Poria Cocos Wolf) and ginseng (Panax Ginseng C. A. Meyer), the ingredients of a Chinese prescription DX-9386, individually promote hippocampal long-term potentiation in vivo.

Smriga M, Saito H, Nishiyama N.

Biol Pharm Bull. 1995 Apr;18(4):518-22.PMID: 7655419 

Beneficial effects of DX-9386, a traditional Chinese prescription, on memory disorder produced by lesioning the amygdala in mice.

Nishiyama N, Zhou Y, Saito H.

Biol Pharm Bull. 1994 Dec;17(12):1679-81.PMID: 7735219 

Ameliorative effects of chronic treatment using DX-9386, a traditional Chinese prescription, on learning performance and lipid peroxide content in senescence accelerated mouse.

Nishiyama N, Zhou Y, Saito H.

Biol Pharm Bull. 1994 Nov;17(11):1481-4.PMID: 7703968 

Effects of DX-9386, a traditional Chinese preparation, on passive and active avoidance performances in mice.

Nishiyama N, Zhou Y, Takashina K, Saito H.

Biol Pharm Bull. 1994 Nov;17(11):1472-6.PMID: 7703966 

Effects of DX-9386, a traditional Chinese medicinal prescription, on long-term potentiation in the dentate gyrus in rats.

Zhang Y, Saito H, Nishiyama N, Abe K.

Biol Pharm Bull. 1994 Oct;17(10):1337-40.PMID: 7874054 

Improving effects of DX-9386, a traditional Chinese medicinal prescription, on thymectomy-induced impairment of learning behaviors in mice.

Zhang Y, Saito H, Nishiyama N.

Biol Pharm Bull. 1994 Sep;17(9):1199-205.PMID: 7841939 

Anti-aging effect of DX-9386 in senescence accelerated mouse.

Zhang Y, Takashina K, Saito H, Nishiyama N.

Biol Pharm Bull. 1994 Jun;17(6):866-8.PMID: 7951158 

[Variations of the essential oils in Acorua calamus L. and their major compositions]

Li MX, Jiang ZR.

Zhongguo Zhong Yao Za Zhi. 1994 May;19(5):274-6, 319. Chinese. PMID: 7945865 

[Studies on the constituents of the roots of Acorus calamus L.]

Wu LJ, Sun LL, Li M, Yang H, Jiang ZR, Lu Y, Tian Z, Zheng Q, Miyase T, Ueno A.

Yakugaku Zasshi. 1994 Mar;114(3):182-5. Japanese. PMID: 8189356 

Long-term anoxia tolerance. Multi-level regulation of gene expression in the amphibious plant Acorus calamus L.

Bucher M, Kuhlemeier C.

Plant Physiol. 1993 Oct;103(2):441-8.PMID: 8029333 

Phylogenetic analysis of rbcL sequences identifies Acorus calamus as the primal extant monocotyledon.

Duvall MR, Learn GH Jr, Eguiarte LE, Clegg MT.

Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 1993 May 15;90(10):4641-4.PMID: 8506310 

Central nervous system studies on an ethanol extract of Acorus calamus rhizomes.

Vohora SB, Shah SA, Dandiya PC.

J Ethnopharmacol. 1990 Feb;28(1):53-62.PMID: 2314110 

Pharmacology of Acorus calamus L.

Panchal GM, Venkatakrishna-Bhatt H, Doctor RB, Vajpayee S.

Indian J Exp Biol. 1989 Jun;27(6):561-7.PMID: 2583746 

[Research on the anticarcinogenic activation of Acorus calcamus. Anticarcinogenic activation of alpha-asarone on human carcinoma cells]

Hu BY, Ji YY.

Zhong Xi Yi Jie He Za Zhi. 1986 Aug;6(8):480-3, 454. Chinese. No abstract available. PMID: 2947719 

[Asarone and its biological properties]

Belova LF, Alibekov SD, Baginskaia AI, Sokolov SIa, Pokrovskaia GV.

Farmakol Toksikol. 1985 Nov-Dec;48(6):17-20. Russian. PMID: 4085624 

A multidisciplinary overview of intoxicating snuff rituals in the western hemisphere.

de Smet PA.

J Ethnopharmacol. 1985 Mar;13(1):3-49. Review.PMID: 3887041 


Spasmolytische wirkung des isoasaronfreien kalmus1.

Keller K, Odenthal KP, Leng-Peschlow E.

Planta Med. 1985 Feb;51(1):6-9.PMID: 17340388 

[Chemical constituents of the volatile oil from Acorus tatarinowii]

Xiang RD.

Zhong Yao Tong Bao. 1983 Sep;8(5):31-2, 27. Chinese. No abstract available. PMID: 6228334 

[Spasmolytic actions of active principles of volatile oil of Acorus gramineus]

Liu GQ, Sun JN, He ZZ, Jiang Y.

Zhongguo Yao Li Xue Bao. 1983 Jun;4(2):95-7. Chinese. No abstract available. PMID: 6225311 

[Extraction of thermolabile compounds with supercritical gases.]

Stahl E, Keller K.

Planta Med. 1983 Feb;47(2):75-8. German. PMID: 17405097 

[Antimicrobial activity of a tincture of Japanese pagoda tree (Sophora japonica) and of the essential oil of sweet flag (Acorus calamus)]

Danilevskiĭ NF, Antonishin BV.

Mikrobiol Zh. 1982 Sep-Oct;44(5):80-2. Russian. No abstract available. PMID: 6755193 

[To the classification of commercial Calamus drugs]

Stahl E, Keller K.

Planta Med. 1981 Oct;43(10):128-40. German. PMID: 17402025 

Induction of sterility in male houseflies by vapors of Acorus calamus L. oil.

Mathur AC, Saxena BP.

Naturwissenschaften. 1975 Dec;62(12):576-7. No abstract available. PMID: 1214863 

Morphological changes in Thermobia domestica under the influence of Acorus calamus oil vapours.

Saxena BP, Rohdendorf EB.

Experientia. 1974 Nov 15;30(11):1298-300. No abstract available. PMID: 4435172 

Effect of Acorus calamus L. oil vapours on Dysdercus koenigii F.

Saxena BP, Srivastava JB.

Indian J Exp Biol. 1972 Sep;10(5):391-3. No abstract available. PMID: 4676451 

[Miscellaneous contributions to the essential oils of the plants from various territories. 28. On the components of the essential oils of Acorus calamus Linn. var. angustatus Bess]

Fujita S, Enomoto Y, Suemitsu R, Fujita Y.

Yakugaku Zasshi. 1971 May;91(5):571-4. Japanese. No abstract available. PMID: 5105143 

[Miscellaneous contributions to the essential oils of the plants from various territories. XXVII. On the components of the essential oil of Kamseh-chang, a sort of Acorus gramineus Soland in Taiwan]

Fujita Y, Fujita S, Huang WH.

Yakugaku Zasshi. 1971 Jan;91(1):132-3. Japanese. No abstract available. PMID: 5101905 

[Miscellaneous contributions to the essential oils of the plants from various territories. XXV. On the components of the essential oils of Acorus gramineus Soland]

Fujita SI, Suemitsu R, Fujita Y.

Yakugaku Zasshi. 1970 Nov;90(11):1367-71. Japanese. No abstract available. PMID: 5530445 

Further studies on neuropharmacological actions of acorus oil.

Dhalla NS, Bhattacharya IC.

Arch Int Pharmacodyn Ther. 1968 Apr;172(2):356-65. No abstract available. PMID: 4971729 

[Attempt of evaluation of resources of Acorus calamus L. in the Amur Valley]

Pavlenko GE, Shreter AI.

Farmatsiia. 1968 Mar-Apr;17(2):65-8. Russian. No abstract available. PMID: 5716562 

The mechanism of the tranquillizing action of asarone from Acorus calamus Linn.

Menon MK, Dandiya PC.

J Pharm Pharmacol. 1967 Mar;19(3):170-5. No abstract available. PMID: 4382337 

[Pharmacological properties of the native calamus (Acorus calamus L) 3. Spasmolytic effect of etheric oil]

Maj J, Malec D, Lastowski Z.

Acta Pol Pharm. 1966;23(5):477-82. Polish. No abstract available. PMID: 6006333 



J Chromatogr. 1965 Jan;17:195-6. No abstract available. PMID: 14285548 

Effects of asarone and beta-asarone on conditioned responses, fighting behaviour and convulsions.


Br J Pharmacol Chemother. 1963 Jun;20:436-42.PMID: 14024874 

Investigations on the mechanism of potentiation of barbiturate hypnosis by hersaponin, acorus oil, reserpine and chlorpromazine.


Arch Int Pharmacodyn Ther. 1962 Aug 1;138:537-47. No abstract available. PMID: 13932508 

Studies on Acorus calamus. VI. Pharmacological actions of asarone and beta-asarone on cardiovascular system and smooth muscles.


Indian J Med Res. 1962 Jan;50:61-5. No abstract available. PMID: 13911365 


Spasmolytic activity of asarone and essential oil of Acorus calamus, Linn.


Arch Int Pharmacodyn Ther. 1962 Jan 1;135:167-77. No abstract available. PMID: 13883628 

Studies on Acorus calamus. V. Pharmacological actions of asarone and beta-asarone on central nervous system.


Indian J Med Res. 1962 Jan;50:46-60. No abstract available. PMID: 13883358 

Effect of hersaponin and acorus oil on noradrenaline and 5-hydroxytryptamine content of rat brain.


J Pharm Pharmacol. 1961 Jul;13:447-8. No abstract available. PMID: 13765775 

Separation of the hypnotic potentiating principles from the essential oil of Acorus calamus L. of Indian origin by liquid-gas chromatography.


Nature. 1960 Feb 13;185(4711):466. No abstract available. PMID: 18990811 

Anticonvulsant, antiveratrinic and antiarrhythmic actions of Acorus calamus Linn.--an Indian indigenous drug.


Arch Int Pharmacodyn Ther. 1960 Feb 1;124:201-11. No abstract available. PMID: 14419654 

Some aspects of chemical and pharmacological studies of Acorus calamus Linn.


J Am Pharm Assoc Am Pharm Assoc. 1960 Jan;49:32-4. No abstract available. PMID: 13849134 

Studies on Acorus calamus. IV. Investigations on mechanism of action in mice.


J Pharmacol Exp Ther. 1959 Aug;126:334-7. No abstract available. PMID: 13813938 

Studies on Acorus calamus (III); some pharmacological actions of the volatile oil.


J Pharmacol Exp Ther. 1959 Apr;125(4):353-9. No abstract available. PMID: 13642279 

Studies on Acorus calamus. II. Investigation of volatile oil.


J Pharm Pharmacol. 1959 Mar;11(3):163-8. No abstract available. PMID: 13631629 

[Indian drugs with antibacterial action: Alpina galanga & Acorus calamus.]


Minerva Farm. 1957 Jul;6(7):177. Italian. No abstract available. PMID: 13493119 

A note on the preliminary studies of certain pharmacological actions of Acorus calamus L.


J Am Pharm Assoc Am Pharm Assoc (Baltim). 1956 Sep;45(9):655-6. No abstract available. PMID: 13357378 

[Effect of decoction of rhizoma of Acorus calomus on secretory function.]


Pol Tyg Lek (Wars). 1955 Nov 21;10(47):1533-5. Polish. No abstract available. PMID: 13289479 

Pharmacological action of some common essential oil-bearing plants used in indigenous medicine. I. Pharmacological action of Acorus calamus, Curcuma zedoaria, Xanthoxylum alatum and Angelica archangelica.


Indian J Med Res. 1954 Jul;42(3):381-4. No abstract available. PMID: 13210987 

[Acorus calamus L.; a new antipediculous substance derived from this plant]


Med Parazitol (Mosk). 1945;14(2):72. Undetermined Language. No abstract available. PMID: 20280611