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Substance Name: American ginseng extract
RN: 90045-38-8


  • An araliaceous genus of plants that contains a number of pharmacologically active agents used as stimulants, sedatives, and tonics, especially in traditional medicine. Sometimes confused with Siberian ginseng ( ELEUTHEROCOCCUS).

Molecular Formula

  • Unspecified
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Names and Synonyms

Name of Substance

  • American ginseng extract
  • Extract of ginseng
  • Ginseng extract
  • Panax quinquefolium extract
  • Panax quinquefolius, extracts

MeSH Heading

  • Panax


  • American ginseng
  • CCRIS 7264
  • EINECS 289-898-5
  • Ginseng, American (Panax quinquefolium) Extract
  • Ginseng, American (Panax quinquefolium) Extract [root]
  • Xi yang shen

Systematic Names

  • Extract of ginseng
  • Ginseng, Panax quinquefolium, ext.

Registry Numbers

CAS Registry Number

  • 90045-38-8

System Generated Number

  • 0090045388