Cyperus scariosus or Cyperus rotundus,an old famous Sedge from ancient Egypt and China.


Applications and Properties:


Cyperus scariosus Cyperus Rotundus rootAbdominal pain with cold hernia.
Irregular menstruation and dysmenorrhea (painful menstruation).
Distending pain in the breasts.
Women Problems,Relieve dysmenorrhea.Menstrual irregular.Premenstrual Stress.Amenorrhea.
Traditional formulas.
Uterus effects.Analgesic effect.
Anti-inflammatory effect.
Distending pain in the chest and hypochondria due to stagnation of the liver-qi.
Epigastric pain due to retention of cold, stagnation of qi and attack of the stomach by liver-qi.


Cyperus scarious is a delicate, slender small herb with deep brown aromatic tubers. The tubers are credited with astringent, diaphoretic, diuretic, desiccant, cordial and stomachic properties. A decoction of the tuber is used for washing hair, treating gonorrhea and syphilis. It is also given in diarrhea and for general weakness. .
Assists in maintaining genitourinary health. Nutgrass is a plant found southern India. Its rhizomes can penetrate through vegetable crops, asphalt paths, and plastic sheeting, giving it the distinction of being the worst weed for farmers and gardeners alike; however, it does have numerous medicinal qualities. The rhizome of Nutgrass contains flavonoids, alkaloids, saponins and fatty oils (glycerides).
Dosage: 5-12 g. Decoct this herb for oral administration.

Safety and Toxicity:

Cyperus scariosus Cyperus Rotundus rootCyperus volatile oil Acute Toxicity:LD50,Lethal dose,50 percent death,Mice.Interaperitonea Injection.:0.297+-0.019 ml/kg.Cyperus root toxicity is low,rat bearable for 25% or less mix ratio of feed with cyperus root as additives.Growth inhibited when add ratio reach to 30%~50%.The LD50 of cyperus ethanol extract under Interaperitonea Injection administration comes about 1500 mg/kg.Acute toxicity of Cyperus triterpene glycosides IV-B proved as:LD50.Mice,Interaperitonea Injection.50 mg/kg.LD50 data of cyperus volatile oil comes about 0.297+-0.019ml/kg


  • 1.Cyperus scariosus or Cyperus rotundus,an old famous Sedge from ancient Egypt and China.
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  • Name:Cyperus Scariosus Extract
  • Serie No:P057
  • Specifications:5:1,10:1 TLC.
  • EINECS/ELINCS No.:285-381-3
  • CAS:85085-54-7
  • Chem/IUPAC Name:Cyperus Rotundus Extract is an extract of the tubers of Cyperus rotundus,Cyperaceae
  • Other Names:Cyperus scariosus R. Br.,Cyperus rotundus L,Nutgrass Flatsedge Rhizome,Cyperus Root,Cyperus tuberosus Roxb,Cyperus purpuro-variegatus Boeckeler,Cyperus stoloniferum pallidus Boeckeler,Cyperus tetrastachyos Desf.,Chlorocyperus rotundus L. Palla,Herbe a oignons,Nutsedge,Nutgrass Galingale Rhizome,Purple Nutsedge,Souchet a tubercules,Souchet rond,Umbrella's Edge,Sha Cao Gen,San Ling Cao,Xiangfu,Xiangfuzi,Xiang Fu.

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Cyperus scariosus Extract INCI Name Cyperus Rotundus Extract CAS 85085-54-7 EINECS ELINCS No 285-381-3 Cyperus root extract Cyperus scariosus ethanol extract Cyperus scariosus aqueous-methanolic extract

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