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Substance Name: Aristolochia extract
RN: 84775-44-0


  • A plant genus of the family ARISTOLOCHIACEAE. Species of this genus have been used in traditional medicine but they contain aristolochic acid which is associated with nephropathy. These are sometimes called 'snakeroot' but that name is also used with a number of other plants such as POLYGALA; SANICULA; ASARUM; ARISTOLOCHIA; AGERATINA; and others.

Molecular Formula

  • Unspecified
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Names and Synonyms

Name of Substance

  • Aristolochia extract
  • Birthwort extract
  • Extract of serpentaria
  • Serpentaria extract


  • Aristolochia clematitis root
  • Birthwort
  • Dutchman's Pipe
  • EINECS 283-873-2

Systematic Name

  • Aristolochia clematitis, ext.

Registry Numbers

CAS Registry Number

  • 84775-44-0

System Generated Number

  • 0084775440