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Substance Name: Cimicifuga racemosa extract
RN: 84776-26-1


  • A plant genus of the family RANUNCULACEAE that contains triterpenoid saponins. Remifemin from C. racemosa is used to suppress LUTEINIZING HORMONE. It is reclassified by some to ACTAEA. The common name of black snakeroot is also used with ASARUM and SANICULA.

Molecular Formula

  • Unspecified

Names and Synonyms

Name of Substance

  • Cimicifuga
  • Cimicifuga racemosa extract
  • Extract of black cohosh

MeSH Heading

  • Cimicifuga


  • Actaea racemosa
  • Black cohosh
  • Bugbane, black
  • CCRIS 9385
  • Cimicifuga racemosa
  • Cohosh, Black
  • EINECS 283-951-6
  • Remifemin

Systematic Name

  • Cimicifuga racemosa, ext.

Registry Numbers

CAS Registry Number

  • 84776-26-1

System Generated Number

  • 0084776261