Pain: Novel analgesics from traditional Chinese medicines

Susan L. Ingram

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The search for analgesics with fewer side effects and less abuse potential has had limited success. A recent study identifies an analgesic alkaloid compound from Corydalis yanhusuo, a traditional Chinese medicinal herb that has a surprising mechanism of action.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)R114-R116
JournalCurrent Biology
Issue number3
StatePublished - Feb 3 2014
Externally publishedYes

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology(all)
  • Agricultural and Biological Sciences(all)


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