Adiantum capillus-veneris Health effects and herbal facts

Adiantum capillus-veneris, the Southern maidenhair fern, black maidenhair fern, and venus hair fern, is a species of ferns in the genus Adiantum with a subcosmopolitan worldwide distribution. It is cultivated as a popular garden fern and houseplant.

Adiantum capillus-veneris

Medical use

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Biological activities

5-HT-Inhibitor
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ACE-Inhibitor
Astragalin found in Leaf
Aldehyde-Oxidase-Inhibitor
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Aldose-Reductase-Inhibitor
Astragalin found in Leaf
Rutin found in Leaf
Allelochemic
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Analgesic
Shikimic-acid found in Plant
Anthelmintic
Tannin found in Plant
AntiCVI
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AntiHIV
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Antiaggregant
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Antiallergic
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Antiapoplectic
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Antiatherogenic
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Antiatherosclerotic
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Antibacterial
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Tannin found in Plant
Anticancer
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Shikimic-acid found in Plant
Tannin found in Plant
Anticapillary-Fragility
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Anticariogenic
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Anticataract
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Anticlastogen
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Anticonvulsant
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Shikimic-acid found in Plant
Antidementia
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Antidermatitic
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Antidiabetic
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Antidiarrheic
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Antidysenteric
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Antiedemic
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Antierythemic
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Antifeedant
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Antiglaucomic
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Antihematuric
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Antihemorrhoidal
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Antihepatotoxic
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Tannin found in Plant
Antiherpetic
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Antihistaminic
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Antihypertensive
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Tannin found in Plant
Antiinflammatory
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Antileukemic
Astragalin found in Leaf
Antilipolytic
Tannin found in Plant
Antimalarial
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Antimelanomic
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Antimetastatic
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Antimutagenic
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Tannin found in Plant
Antinephritic
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Tannin found in Plant
Antinociceptive
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Antiophidic
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Antioxidant
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Shikimic-acid found in Plant
Tannin found in Plant
Antiperoxidant
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Antiplatelet
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Antiproliferant
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Antiprotozoal
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Antipurpuric
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Antiradicular
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Shikimic-acid found in Plant
Tannin found in Plant
Antirenitic
Tannin found in Plant
Antiretroviral
Isoquercetin found in Leaf
Antispasmodic
Rutin found in Leaf
Shikimic-acid found in Plant
Antisunburn
Rutin found in Leaf
Antithrombogenic
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Antithyroid
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Antitrypanosomic
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Antitumor-Promoter
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Shikimic-acid found in Plant
Tannin found in Plant
Antitumor
Rutin found in Leaf
Shikimic-acid found in Plant
Tannin found in Plant
Antiulcer
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Tannin found in Plant
Antivaricose
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Antiviral
Isoquercetin found in Leaf
Rutin found in Leaf
Tannin found in Plant
Apoptotic
Rutin found in Leaf
Bruchifuge
Shikimic-acid found in Plant
Cancer-Preventive
Mucilage found in Plant
Rutin found in Leaf
Shikimic-acid found in Plant
Tannin found in Plant
Capillariprotective
Rutin found in Leaf
Carcinogenic
Shikimic-acid found in Plant
Tannin found in Plant
Catabolic
Rutin found in Leaf
Chelator
Tannin found in Plant
Chemopreventive
Rutin found in Leaf
Choleretic
Quinic-acid found in Plant
Cyclooxygenase-Inhibitor
Tannin found in Plant
Cytoprotective
Rutin found in Leaf
Demulcent
Mucilage found in Plant
Expectorant
Astragalin found in Leaf
Glucosyl-Transferase-Inhibitor
Tannin found in Plant
Hemostat
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Hepatomagenic
Rutin found in Leaf
Hepatoprotective
Rutin found in Leaf
Tannin found in Plant
Hypocholesterolemic
Mucilage found in Plant
Rutin found in Leaf
Hypotensive
Astragalin found in Leaf
Rutin found in Leaf
Ileorelaxant
Shikimic-acid found in Plant
Immunomodulator
Rutin found in Leaf
Immunostimulant
Astragalin found in Leaf
Immunosuppressant
Tannin found in Plant
Insecticide
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Insectiphile
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Juvabional
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Larvistat
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Lipoxygenase-Inhibitor
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Tannin found in Plant
MAO-Inhibitor
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Mutagenic
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Shikimic-acid found in Plant
Myoprotective
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Myorelaxant
Rutin found in Leaf
Ornithine-Decarboxylase-Inhibitor
Tannin found in Plant
Oviposition-Stimulant
Rutin found in Leaf
PAF-Inhibitor
Rutin found in Leaf
Pesticide
Isoquercetin found in Leaf
Rutin found in Leaf
Shikimic-acid found in Plant
Tannin found in Plant
Protisticide
Rutin found in Leaf
Psychotropic
Tannin found in Plant
Radioprotective
Rutin found in Leaf
Sunscreen
Rutin found in Leaf
Topoisomerase-II-Inhibitor
Rutin found in Leaf
Vasodilator
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Vasopressor
Rutin found in Leaf
Xanthine-Oxidase-Inhibitor
Tannin found in Plant
cAMP-Phosphodiesterase-Inhibitor
Rutin found in Leaf

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Chemicals detected

Reference: Dr. Duke's Phytochemical and Ethnobotanical Databases. [Online Database]