Coix lacryma-jobi Health effects and herbal facts

Coix lacryma-jobi

Medical use

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Biological activities

5-Alpha-Reductase-Inhibitor
Linoleic-acid found in Seed
Palmitic-acid found in Root
Stearic-acid found in Root
ACE-Inhibitor
Zinc found in Seed (20 ppm)
Absorbent
Starch found in Seed (790000 ppm)
Acidulant
Ascorbic-acid found in Seed (0 ppm)
Aldose-Reductase-Inhibitor
Ascorbic-acid found in Seed (0 ppm)
Allelopathic
Ferulic-acid found in Pericarp
Syringic-acid found in Pericarp
Allergenic
Beta-carotene found in Seed (0 ppm)
Niacin found in Seed (48 ppm)
Analgesic
Adenosine found in Seed
Ascorbic-acid found in Seed (0 ppm)
Ferulic-acid found in Pericarp
Thiamin found in Seed (3.2 ppm)
Zinc found in Seed (20 ppm)
Androgenic
Beta-sitosterol found in Root
Angiogenic
Beta-sitosterol found in Root
Angiotensin-Receptor-Blocker
Ascorbic-acid found in Seed (0 ppm)
Fiber found in Plant (279000 ppm);found in Seed (170000 ppm)
Potassium found in Seed (2360 ppm)
Anorexic
Beta-sitosterol found in Root
AntiAGE
Ascorbic-acid found in Seed (0 ppm)
AntiBPH
Zinc found in Seed (20 ppm)
AntiCFS
Ascorbic-acid found in Seed (0 ppm)
Magnesium found in Seed (1490 ppm)
AntiCTS
Ascorbic-acid found in Seed (0 ppm)
AntiHIV
Zinc found in Seed (20 ppm)
AntiLyme
Ascorbic-acid found in Seed (0 ppm)
Magnesium found in Seed (1490 ppm)
Niacin found in Seed (48 ppm)
Riboflavin found in Seed (2.1 ppm)
Thiamin found in Seed (3.2 ppm)
AntiMS
Linoleic-acid found in Seed
Magnesium found in Seed (1490 ppm)
AntiPMS
Beta-carotene found in Seed (0 ppm)
Calcium found in Seed (282 ppm)
Magnesium found in Seed (1490 ppm)
Manganese found in Seed (26 ppm)
Antiacne
Beta-carotene found in Seed (0 ppm)
Linoleic-acid found in Seed
Zinc found in Seed (20 ppm)
Antiacrodermatitic
Zinc found in Seed (20 ppm)
Antiacrodynic
Niacin found in Seed (48 ppm)
Antiadenomic
Beta-sitosterol found in Root
Antiaggregant
Adenosine found in Seed
Ascorbic-acid found in Seed (0 ppm)
Coniferyl-alcohol found in Pericarp
Ferulic-acid found in Pericarp
Magnesium found in Seed (1490 ppm)
Antiaging
Ascorbic-acid found in Seed (0 ppm)
Beta-carotene found in Seed (0 ppm)
Antiakathisic
Iron found in Seed (68 ppm)
Antialcoholic
Magnesium found in Seed (1490 ppm)
Manganese found in Seed (26 ppm)
Thiamin found in Seed (3.2 ppm)
Zinc found in Seed (20 ppm)
Antiallergic
Ascorbic-acid found in Seed (0 ppm)
Calcium found in Seed (282 ppm)
Ferulic-acid found in Pericarp
Niacin found in Seed (48 ppm)
Antialopecic
Linoleic-acid found in Seed
Palmitic-acid found in Root
Zinc found in Seed (20 ppm)
Antialzheimeran
Ascorbic-acid found in Seed (0 ppm)
Niacin found in Seed (48 ppm)
Phosphatidyl-choline found in Seed
Thiamin found in Seed (3.2 ppm)
Zinc found in Seed (20 ppm)
Antiamblyopic
Niacin found in Seed (48 ppm)
Antianaphylactic
Linoleic-acid found in Seed
Antiandrogenic
Beta-sitosterol found in Root
Linoleic-acid found in Seed
Palmitic-acid found in Root
Antianemic
Copper found in Seed (5 ppm)
Iron found in Seed (68 ppm)
Manganese found in Seed (26 ppm)
Antianginal
Magnesium found in Seed (1490 ppm)
Niacin found in Seed (48 ppm)
Antiangiogenic
Zinc found in Seed (20 ppm)
Antianorectic
Magnesium found in Seed (1490 ppm)
Thiamin found in Seed (3.2 ppm)
Antianorexic
Zinc found in Seed (20 ppm)
Antianxiety
Calcium found in Seed (282 ppm)
Magnesium found in Seed (1490 ppm)
Antiarabiflavinotic
Riboflavin found in Seed (2.1 ppm)
Antiarrhythmic
Adenosine found in Seed
Calcium found in Seed (282 ppm)
Ferulic-acid found in Pericarp
Magnesium found in Seed (1490 ppm)
Potassium found in Seed (2360 ppm)
Antiarteriosclerotic
Linoleic-acid found in Seed
Antiarthritic
Ascorbic-acid found in Seed (0 ppm)
Beta-carotene found in Seed (0 ppm)
Calcium found in Seed (282 ppm)
Copper found in Seed (5 ppm)
Linoleic-acid found in Seed
Magnesium found in Seed (1490 ppm)
Manganese found in Seed (26 ppm)
Zinc found in Seed (20 ppm)
Antiasthmatic
Ascorbic-acid found in Seed (0 ppm)
Beta-carotene found in Seed (0 ppm)
Magnesium found in Seed (1490 ppm)
Antiatherosclerotic
Ascorbic-acid found in Seed (0 ppm)
Calcium found in Seed (282 ppm)
Magnesium found in Seed (1490 ppm)
Antibackache
Thiamin found in Seed (3.2 ppm)
Antibacterial
Ascorbic-acid found in Seed (0 ppm)
Beta-sitosterol found in Root
Ferulic-acid found in Pericarp
Antiberiberi
Thiamin found in Seed (3.2 ppm)
Anticancer
Beta-carotene found in Seed (0 ppm)
Anticanker
Iron found in Seed (68 ppm)
Thiamin found in Seed (3.2 ppm)
Zinc found in Seed (20 ppm)
Anticarcinogenic
Ferulic-acid found in Pericarp
Anticarcinomic
Beta-carotene found in Seed (0 ppm)
Anticardiospasmic
Thiamin found in Seed (3.2 ppm)
Anticarpal-Tunnel
Riboflavin found in Seed (2.1 ppm)
Anticataract
Ascorbic-acid found in Seed (0 ppm)
Niacin found in Seed (48 ppm)
Riboflavin found in Seed (2.1 ppm)
Thiamin found in Seed (3.2 ppm)
Zinc found in Seed (20 ppm)
Anticephalagic
Magnesium found in Seed (1490 ppm)
Riboflavin found in Seed (2.1 ppm)
Anticervicaldysplasic
Ascorbic-acid found in Seed (0 ppm)
Beta-carotene found in Seed (0 ppm)
Riboflavin found in Seed (2.1 ppm)
Anticheilitic
Iron found in Seed (68 ppm)
Riboflavin found in Seed (2.1 ppm)
Antichilblain
Niacin found in Seed (48 ppm)
Anticlimacteric
Ascorbic-acid found in Seed (0 ppm)
Calcium found in Seed (282 ppm)
Magnesium found in Seed (1490 ppm)
Anticoeliac
Zinc found in Seed (20 ppm)
Anticold
Ascorbic-acid found in Seed (0 ppm)
Zinc found in Seed (20 ppm)
Anticolitic
Thiamin found in Seed (3.2 ppm)
Zinc found in Seed (20 ppm)
Anticonvulsant
Magnesium found in Seed (1490 ppm)
Niacin found in Seed (48 ppm)
Anticoronary
Beta-carotene found in Seed (0 ppm)
Linoleic-acid found in Seed
Magnesium found in Seed (1490 ppm)
Zinc found in Seed (20 ppm)
Antidandruff
Zinc found in Seed (20 ppm)
Antidecubitic
Ascorbic-acid found in Seed (0 ppm)
Riboflavin found in Seed (2.1 ppm)
Thiamin found in Seed (3.2 ppm)
Antideliriant
Thiamin found in Seed (3.2 ppm)
Antidementia
Ascorbic-acid found in Seed (0 ppm)
Niacin found in Seed (48 ppm)
Thiamin found in Seed (3.2 ppm)
Zinc found in Seed (20 ppm)
Antidepressant
Ascorbic-acid found in Seed (0 ppm)
Calcium found in Seed (282 ppm)
Magnesium found in Seed (1490 ppm)
Potassium found in Seed (2360 ppm)
Antidermatitic
Niacin found in Seed (48 ppm)
Antidiabetic
Ascorbic-acid found in Seed (0 ppm)
Copper found in Seed (5 ppm)
Fiber found in Plant (279000 ppm);found in Seed (170000 ppm)
Magnesium found in Seed (1490 ppm)
Manganese found in Seed (26 ppm)
Niacin found in Seed (48 ppm)
Zinc found in Seed (20 ppm)
Antidiscotic
Manganese found in Seed (26 ppm)
Antidiuretic
Adenosine found in Seed
Antidysgeuzic
Zinc found in Seed (20 ppm)
Antidyskinetic
Manganese found in Seed (26 ppm)
Antidysmenorrheic
Ferulic-acid found in Pericarp
Magnesium found in Seed (1490 ppm)
Antidyspeptic
Thiamin found in Seed (3.2 ppm)
Antidysphagic
Niacin found in Seed (48 ppm)
Antieczemic
Ascorbic-acid found in Seed (0 ppm)
Linoleic-acid found in Seed
Zinc found in Seed (20 ppm)
Antiedemic
Ascorbic-acid found in Seed (0 ppm)
Beta-sitosterol found in Root
Antiencephalitic
Ascorbic-acid found in Seed (0 ppm)
Antiencephalopathic
Thiamin found in Seed (3.2 ppm)
Zinc found in Seed (20 ppm)
Antiendometriotic
Ascorbic-acid found in Seed (0 ppm)
Magnesium found in Seed (1490 ppm)
Antiendotoxic
Adenosine found in Seed
Antienterotic
Magnesium found in Seed (1490 ppm)
Antiepileptic
Magnesium found in Seed (1490 ppm)
Manganese found in Seed (26 ppm)
Niacin found in Seed (48 ppm)
Zinc found in Seed (20 ppm)
Antiestrogenic
Beta-sitosterol found in Root
Ferulic-acid found in Pericarp
Antifatigue
Ascorbic-acid found in Seed (0 ppm)
Copper found in Seed (5 ppm)
Magnesium found in Seed (1490 ppm)
Potassium found in Seed (2360 ppm)
Thiamin found in Seed (3.2 ppm)
Antifeedant
Beta-sitosterol found in Root
Antifertility
Beta-sitosterol found in Root
Antifibrinolytic
Linoleic-acid found in Seed
Palmitic-acid found in Root
Antifibromyalgic
Magnesium found in Seed (1490 ppm)
Antifibrotic
Ascorbic-acid found in Seed (0 ppm)
Zinc found in Seed (20 ppm)
Antifuruncular
Zinc found in Seed (20 ppm)
Antigallstone
Ascorbic-acid found in Seed (0 ppm)
Antigastritic
Ascorbic-acid found in Seed (0 ppm)
Thiamin found in Seed (3.2 ppm)
Antigastrotic
Magnesium found in Seed (1490 ppm)
Antigingivitic
Ascorbic-acid found in Seed (0 ppm)
Antiglaucomic
Ascorbic-acid found in Seed (0 ppm)
Magnesium found in Seed (1490 ppm)
Antiglossitic
Riboflavin found in Seed (2.1 ppm)
Antigonadotrophic
Beta-sitosterol found in Root
Antigranular
Linoleic-acid found in Seed
Antihangover
Ascorbic-acid found in Seed (0 ppm)
Niacin found in Seed (48 ppm)
Thiamin found in Seed (3.2 ppm)
Zinc found in Seed (20 ppm)
Antiheartburn
Thiamin found in Seed (3.2 ppm)
Antihemorrhagic
Ascorbic-acid found in Seed (0 ppm)
Antihepatitic
Ascorbic-acid found in Seed (0 ppm)
Antihepatomic
Coixenolide found in Seed (2500 ppm)
Antihepatotoxic
Ascorbic-acid found in Seed (0 ppm)
Ferulic-acid found in Pericarp
Stigmasterol found in Seed
Antiherpetic
Ascorbic-acid found in Seed (0 ppm)
Ferulic-acid found in Pericarp
Thiamin found in Seed (3.2 ppm)
Antihistaminic
Ascorbic-acid found in Seed (0 ppm)
Benzoxazinoids found in Seed
Coixol found in Root (1600 ppm);found in Stem (1300 ppm)
Linoleic-acid found in Seed
Niacin found in Seed (48 ppm)
Antihyperactivity
Niacin found in Seed (48 ppm)
Antihyperkeratotic
Beta-carotene found in Seed (0 ppm)
Antihyperkinetic
Calcium found in Seed (282 ppm)
Magnesium found in Seed (1490 ppm)
Antihyperlipoproteinaemic
Beta-sitosterol found in Root
Antihypertensive
Adenosine found in Seed
Ascorbic-acid found in Seed (0 ppm)
Calcium found in Seed (282 ppm)
Fiber found in Plant (279000 ppm);found in Seed (170000 ppm)
Magnesium found in Seed (1490 ppm)
Potassium found in Seed (2360 ppm)
Antihypoglycemic
Magnesium found in Seed (1490 ppm)
Antiichythyotic
Beta-carotene found in Seed (0 ppm)
Antiimpotence
Zinc found in Seed (20 ppm)
Antiinfective
Zinc found in Seed (20 ppm)
Antiinfertility
Ascorbic-acid found in Seed (0 ppm)
Zinc found in Seed (20 ppm)
Antiinflammatory
Ascorbic-acid found in Seed (0 ppm)
Benzoxazinoids found in Seed
Beta-sitosterol found in Root
Coixenolide found in Seed (2500 ppm)
Coixol found in Root (1600 ppm);found in Stem (1300 ppm)
Copper found in Seed (5 ppm)
Ferulic-acid found in Pericarp
Linoleic-acid found in Seed
Magnesium found in Seed (1490 ppm)
Stigmasterol found in Seed
Antiinsomniac
Adenosine found in Seed
Calcium found in Seed (282 ppm)
Magnesium found in Seed (1490 ppm)
Zinc found in Seed (20 ppm)
Antiinsomnic
Niacin found in Seed (48 ppm)
Antikeratitic
Riboflavin found in Seed (2.1 ppm)
Antilepric
Ascorbic-acid found in Seed (0 ppm)
Zinc found in Seed (20 ppm)
Antileukemic
Beta-sitosterol found in Root
Ferulic-acid found in Pericarp
Antileukonychic
Zinc found in Seed (20 ppm)
Antileukoplakic
Beta-carotene found in Seed (0 ppm)
Antileukotriene-D4
Linoleic-acid found in Seed
Antilipolytic
Adenosine found in Seed
Antilipoperoxidant
Beta-carotene found in Seed (0 ppm)
Antilithic
Ascorbic-acid found in Seed (0 ppm)
Magnesium found in Seed (1490 ppm)
Antilupus
Beta-carotene found in Seed (0 ppm)
Antilymphomic
Beta-sitosterol found in Root
Zinc found in Seed (20 ppm)
Antimaculitic
Ascorbic-acid found in Seed (0 ppm)
Beta-carotene found in Seed (0 ppm)
Zinc found in Seed (20 ppm)
Antimanic
Phosphatidyl-choline found in Seed
Antimastalgic
Magnesium found in Seed (1490 ppm)
Antimastitic
Beta-carotene found in Seed (0 ppm)
Antimeasles
Ascorbic-acid found in Seed (0 ppm)
Antimenopausal
Ascorbic-acid found in Seed (0 ppm)
Calcium found in Seed (282 ppm)
Magnesium found in Seed (1490 ppm)
Antimenorrhagic
Iron found in Seed (68 ppm)
Linoleic-acid found in Seed
Antimetastatic
Zinc found in Seed (20 ppm)
Antimigraine
Ascorbic-acid found in Seed (0 ppm)
Magnesium found in Seed (1490 ppm)
Riboflavin found in Seed (2.1 ppm)
Thiamin found in Seed (3.2 ppm)
Antimitotic
Ferulic-acid found in Pericarp
Antimitral-valve-prolapse
Magnesium found in Seed (1490 ppm)
Antimutagenic
Ascorbic-acid found in Seed (0 ppm)
Beta-carotene found in Seed (0 ppm)
Beta-sitosterol found in Root
Ferulic-acid found in Pericarp
Antimyocarditic
Thiamin found in Seed (3.2 ppm)
Antineoplastic
Coixenolide found in Seed (2500 ppm)
Ferulic-acid found in Pericarp
Antinephrolytic
Magnesium found in Seed (1490 ppm)
Antinesidioblastosic
Starch found in Seed (790000 ppm)
Antineuralgic
Niacin found in Seed (48 ppm)
Thiamin found in Seed (3.2 ppm)
Antineuramidase
Ascorbic-acid found in Seed (0 ppm)
Antineurasthenic
Thiamin found in Seed (3.2 ppm)
Antineuritic
Thiamin found in Seed (3.2 ppm)
Antineuropathic
Thiamin found in Seed (3.2 ppm)
Zinc found in Seed (20 ppm)
Antineurotic
Magnesium found in Seed (1490 ppm)
Antinitrosaminic
Ferulic-acid found in Pericarp
Antinitrosic
Ascorbic-acid found in Seed (0 ppm)
Antinociceptive
Copper found in Seed (5 ppm)
Stigmasterol found in Seed
Antinyctalopic
Zinc found in Seed (20 ppm)
Antiobesity
Ascorbic-acid found in Seed (0 ppm)
Calcium found in Seed (282 ppm)
Fiber found in Plant (279000 ppm);found in Seed (170000 ppm)
Zinc found in Seed (20 ppm)
Antiophidic
Beta-sitosterol found in Root
Stigmasterol found in Seed
Antiorchitic
Ascorbic-acid found in Seed (0 ppm)
Antiosteoarthritic
Ascorbic-acid found in Seed (0 ppm)
Antiosteoporotic
Ascorbic-acid found in Seed (0 ppm)
Calcium found in Seed (282 ppm)
Copper found in Seed (5 ppm)
Magnesium found in Seed (1490 ppm)
Manganese found in Seed (26 ppm)
Phosphorus found in Seed (5000 ppm)
Zinc found in Seed (20 ppm)
Antiototic
Manganese found in Seed (26 ppm)
Antioxidant
4-ketopinoresinol found in Pericarp
Ascorbic-acid found in Seed (0 ppm)
Beta-carotene found in Seed (0 ppm)
Beta-sitosterol found in Root
Campesterol found in Seed
Coniferyl-alcohol found in Pericarp
Ferulic-acid found in Pericarp
Manganese found in Seed (26 ppm)
Maytenolide found in Pericarp
Myristic-acid found in Seed
Palmitic-acid found in Root
Riboflavin found in Seed (2.1 ppm)
Stigmasterol found in Seed
Syringic-acid found in Pericarp
Antiozenic
Beta-carotene found in Seed (0 ppm)
Antipapillomic
Beta-carotene found in Seed (0 ppm)
Antiparkinsonian
Ascorbic-acid found in Seed (0 ppm)
Niacin found in Seed (48 ppm)
Antiparotitic
Ascorbic-acid found in Seed (0 ppm)
Antipellagric
Niacin found in Seed (48 ppm)
Riboflavin found in Seed (2.1 ppm)
Antiperiodontitic
Ascorbic-acid found in Seed (0 ppm)
Calcium found in Seed (282 ppm)
Zinc found in Seed (20 ppm)
Antiperoxidant
Syringic-acid found in Pericarp
Antiphotophobic
Beta-carotene found in Seed (0 ppm)
Riboflavin found in Seed (2.1 ppm)
Antipityriasic
Beta-carotene found in Seed (0 ppm)
Antiplaque
Magnesium found in Seed (1490 ppm)
Zinc found in Seed (20 ppm)
Antipneumonic
Ascorbic-acid found in Seed (0 ppm)
Antipodriac
Ascorbic-acid found in Seed (0 ppm)
Antipoliomyelitic
Ascorbic-acid found in Seed (0 ppm)
Thiamin found in Seed (3.2 ppm)
Antiporphyric
Beta-carotene found in Seed (0 ppm)
Antiprogestational
Beta-sitosterol found in Root
Antiprolactin
Zinc found in Seed (20 ppm)
Antiproliferant
Beta-carotene found in Seed (0 ppm)
Antiprostaglandin
Beta-sitosterol found in Root
Coniferyl-alcohol found in Pericarp
Antiprostatadenomic
Beta-sitosterol found in Root
Antiprostatitic
Beta-sitosterol found in Root
Linoleic-acid found in Seed
Zinc found in Seed (20 ppm)
Antipsoriac
Beta-carotene found in Seed (0 ppm)
Antipyretic
Ascorbic-acid found in Seed (0 ppm)
Beta-sitosterol found in Root
Coixol found in Root (1600 ppm);found in Stem (1300 ppm)
Antiradicular
4-ketopinoresinol found in Pericarp
Ascorbic-acid found in Seed (0 ppm)
Beta-carotene found in Seed (0 ppm)
Coniferyl-alcohol found in Pericarp
Ferulic-acid found in Pericarp
Maytenolide found in Pericarp
Syringic-acid found in Pericarp
Antiretinopathic
Magnesium found in Seed (1490 ppm)
Antiretinotic
Ascorbic-acid found in Seed (0 ppm)
Antirheumatic
Ascorbic-acid found in Seed (0 ppm)
Beta-carotene found in Seed (0 ppm)
Calcium found in Seed (282 ppm)
Zinc found in Seed (20 ppm)
Antirhinitic
Ascorbic-acid found in Seed (0 ppm)
Antiscorbutic
Ascorbic-acid found in Seed (0 ppm)
Antiscotomic
Niacin found in Seed (48 ppm)
Antiseptic
Ascorbic-acid found in Seed (0 ppm)
Zinc found in Seed (20 ppm)
Antiserotonin
Ferulic-acid found in Pericarp
Antishingles
Ascorbic-acid found in Seed (0 ppm)
Antispare-Tire
Zinc found in Seed (20 ppm)
Antispasmodic
Adenosine found in Seed
Ascorbic-acid found in Seed (0 ppm)
Ferulic-acid found in Pericarp
Magnesium found in Seed (1490 ppm)
Niacin found in Seed (48 ppm)
Potassium found in Seed (2360 ppm)
Antispasmophilic
Magnesium found in Seed (1490 ppm)
Antistomatitic
Zinc found in Seed (20 ppm)
Antistress
Ascorbic-acid found in Seed (0 ppm)
Beta-carotene found in Seed (0 ppm)
Calcium found in Seed (282 ppm)
Magnesium found in Seed (1490 ppm)
Antistroke
Magnesium found in Seed (1490 ppm)
Potassium found in Seed (2360 ppm)
Antisyndrome-X
Ascorbic-acid found in Seed (0 ppm)
Magnesium found in Seed (1490 ppm)
Manganese found in Seed (26 ppm)
Zinc found in Seed (20 ppm)
Antitachycardic
Adenosine found in Seed
Antithrombic
Ferulic-acid found in Pericarp
Antitic
Calcium found in Seed (282 ppm)
Antitinnitic
Zinc found in Seed (20 ppm)
Antitriglyceride
Zinc found in Seed (20 ppm)
Antitumor-Promoter
Alpha-monolinolein found in Plant
Ferulic-acid found in Pericarp
Antitumor
Beta-carotene found in Seed (0 ppm)
Ferulic-acid found in Pericarp
Fiber found in Plant (279000 ppm);found in Seed (170000 ppm)
Antiulcer
Ascorbic-acid found in Seed (0 ppm)
Beta-carotene found in Seed (0 ppm)
Fiber found in Plant (279000 ppm);found in Seed (170000 ppm)
Zinc found in Seed (20 ppm)
Antivertigo
Niacin found in Seed (48 ppm)
Antiviral
Ascorbic-acid found in Seed (0 ppm)
Beta-sitosterol found in Root
Ferulic-acid found in Pericarp
Stigmasterol found in Seed
Antixerophthalmic
Beta-carotene found in Seed (0 ppm)
Anxiolytic
Adenosine found in Seed
Calcium found in Seed (282 ppm)
Magnesium found in Seed (1490 ppm)
Phosphorus found in Seed (5000 ppm)
Potassium found in Seed (2360 ppm)
Apoptotic
Ascorbic-acid found in Seed (0 ppm)
Beta-sitosterol found in Root
Artemicide
Beta-sitosterol found in Root
Stigmasterol found in Seed
Arteriodilator
Adenosine found in Seed
Ferulic-acid found in Pericarp
Asthma-preventive
Ascorbic-acid found in Seed (0 ppm)
Astringent
Zinc found in Seed (20 ppm)
Beta-Blocker
Fiber found in Plant (279000 ppm);found in Seed (170000 ppm)
Potassium found in Seed (2360 ppm)
Beta-Glucuronidase-Inhibitor
Ascorbic-acid found in Seed (0 ppm)
CNS-Depressant
Coixenolide found in Seed (2500 ppm)
Magnesium found in Seed (1490 ppm)
COX-1-Inhibitor
Beta-carotene found in Seed (0 ppm)
COX-2-Inhibitor
Beta-carotene found in Seed (0 ppm)
Calcium-Antagonist
Ascorbic-acid found in Seed (0 ppm)
Magnesium found in Seed (1490 ppm)
Syringaresinol found in Pericarp
Calcium-Channel-Blocker
Calcium found in Seed (282 ppm)
Cancer-Preventive
Ascorbic-acid found in Seed (0 ppm)
Beta-carotene found in Seed (0 ppm)
Beta-sitosterol found in Root
Ferulic-acid found in Pericarp
Fiber found in Plant (279000 ppm);found in Seed (170000 ppm)
Linoleic-acid found in Seed
Myristic-acid found in Seed
Niacin found in Seed (48 ppm)
Riboflavin found in Seed (2.1 ppm)
Stigmasterol found in Seed
Candidicide
Beta-sitosterol found in Root
Ferulic-acid found in Pericarp
Carcinogenic
Linoleic-acid found in Seed
Cardiac
Ferulic-acid found in Pericarp
Cardioprotective
Ascorbic-acid found in Seed (0 ppm)
Copper found in Seed (5 ppm)
Fiber found in Plant (279000 ppm);found in Seed (170000 ppm)
Magnesium found in Seed (1490 ppm)
Niacin found in Seed (48 ppm)
Potassium found in Seed (2360 ppm)
Cardiotoxic
Potassium found in Seed (2360 ppm)
Caspase-8-Inducer
Beta-sitosterol found in Root
Chemopreventive
Beta-carotene found in Seed (0 ppm)
Cholagogue
Ferulic-acid found in Pericarp
Choleretic
Ferulic-acid found in Pericarp
Circulotonic
Niacin found in Seed (48 ppm)
Cold-preventive
Ascorbic-acid found in Seed (0 ppm)
Collagenic
Ascorbic-acid found in Seed (0 ppm)
Zinc found in Seed (20 ppm)
Colorant
Beta-carotene found in Seed (0 ppm)
Comedolytic
Linoleic-acid found in Seed
Contraceptive
Copper found in Seed (5 ppm)
Copper-Antagonist
Zinc found in Seed (20 ppm)
Cosmetic
Myristic-acid found in Seed
Stearic-acid found in Root
Deodorant
Zinc found in Seed (20 ppm)
Detoxicant
Ascorbic-acid found in Seed (0 ppm)
Diuretic
Ascorbic-acid found in Seed (0 ppm)
Calcium found in Seed (282 ppm)
Fiber found in Plant (279000 ppm);found in Seed (170000 ppm)
Magnesium found in Seed (1490 ppm)
Potassium found in Seed (2360 ppm)
Emollient
Starch found in Seed (790000 ppm)
Ergogenic
Zinc found in Seed (20 ppm)
Estrogenic
Beta-sitosterol found in Root
Stigmasterol found in Seed
FLavor
Palmitic-acid found in Root
Stearic-acid found in Root
Febrifuge
Beta-sitosterol found in Root
Fibrinolytic
Niacin found in Seed (48 ppm)
Fistula-Preventive
Ascorbic-acid found in Seed (0 ppm)
Fungicide
Coniferyl-alcohol found in Pericarp
Ferulic-acid found in Pericarp
Gastroprotective
Beta-carotene found in Seed (0 ppm)
Glucogonogenic
Adenosine found in Seed
Gonadotrophic
Beta-sitosterol found in Root
Hemolytic
Palmitic-acid found in Root
Hepatoprotective
Beta-sitosterol found in Root
Ferulic-acid found in Pericarp
Linoleic-acid found in Seed
Niacin found in Seed (48 ppm)
Hepatotoxic
Niacin found in Seed (48 ppm)
Hepatotropic
Ferulic-acid found in Pericarp
Herbicide
Ferulic-acid found in Pericarp
Hydrocholerectic
Ferulic-acid found in Pericarp
Hypercholesterolemic
Myristic-acid found in Seed
Palmitic-acid found in Root
Hypertensive
Sodium found in Seed (4 ppm)
Hypocholesterolemic
Adenosine found in Seed
Ascorbic-acid found in Seed (0 ppm)
Beta-sitosterol found in Root
Calcium found in Seed (282 ppm)
Campesterol found in Seed
Copper found in Seed (5 ppm)
Fiber found in Plant (279000 ppm);found in Seed (170000 ppm)
Linoleic-acid found in Seed
Magnesium found in Seed (1490 ppm)
Niacin found in Seed (48 ppm)
Stearic-acid found in Root
Stigmasterol found in Seed
Hypoglycemic
Adenosine found in Seed
Ascorbic-acid found in Seed (0 ppm)
Beta-sitosterol found in Root
Coixan-a found in Seed
Coixan-b found in Seed
Coixan-c found in Seed
Manganese found in Seed (26 ppm)
Niacin found in Seed (48 ppm)
Hypolipidemic
Beta-sitosterol found in Root
Ferulic-acid found in Pericarp
Niacin found in Seed (48 ppm)
Hypotensive
Adenosine found in Seed
Ascorbic-acid found in Seed (0 ppm)
Calcium found in Seed (282 ppm)
Fiber found in Plant (279000 ppm);found in Seed (170000 ppm)
Magnesium found in Seed (1490 ppm)
Potassium found in Seed (2360 ppm)
Zinc found in Seed (20 ppm)
Hypouricemic
Fiber found in Plant (279000 ppm);found in Seed (170000 ppm)
Immunoitherapeutic
Coixenolide found in Seed (2500 ppm)
Immunomodulator
Adenosine found in Seed
Ascorbic-acid found in Seed (0 ppm)
Copper found in Seed (5 ppm)
Linoleic-acid found in Seed
Magnesium found in Seed (1490 ppm)
Zinc found in Seed (20 ppm)
Immunostimulant
Ascorbic-acid found in Seed (0 ppm)
Beta-carotene found in Seed (0 ppm)
Ferulic-acid found in Pericarp
Phosphorus found in Seed (5000 ppm)
Zinc found in Seed (20 ppm)
Immunosuppressant
Zinc found in Seed (20 ppm)
Insectifuge
Ferulic-acid found in Pericarp
Linoleic-acid found in Seed
Thiamin found in Seed (3.2 ppm)
Insulinic
Adenosine found in Seed
Insulinogenic
Magnesium found in Seed (1490 ppm)
Zinc found in Seed (20 ppm)
Interferon-Synergist
Beta-carotene found in Seed (0 ppm)
Interferonogenic
Ascorbic-acid found in Seed (0 ppm)
Laxative
Adenosine found in Seed
Calcium found in Seed (282 ppm)
Fiber found in Plant (279000 ppm);found in Seed (170000 ppm)
Magnesium found in Seed (1490 ppm)
Leptingenic
Zinc found in Seed (20 ppm)
Lipolytic
Adenosine found in Seed
Lithogenic
Ascorbic-acid found in Seed (0 ppm)
Litholytic
Magnesium found in Seed (1490 ppm)
Lubricant
Myristic-acid found in Seed
Palmitic-acid found in Root
Stearic-acid found in Root
Metal-Chelator
Ferulic-acid found in Pericarp
Metastatic
Linoleic-acid found in Seed
Mucogenic
Beta-carotene found in Seed (0 ppm)
Zinc found in Seed (20 ppm)
Mucolytic
Ascorbic-acid found in Seed (0 ppm)
Myorelaxant
Adenosine found in Seed
Magnesium found in Seed (1490 ppm)
NF-kB-Inhibitor
Zinc found in Seed (20 ppm)
Nematicide
Linoleic-acid found in Seed
Myristic-acid found in Seed
Palmitic-acid found in Root
Neuroprotective
Thiamin found in Seed (3.2 ppm)
Neurotransmitter
Magnesium found in Seed (1490 ppm)
Ornithine-Decarboxylase-Inhibitor
Ferulic-acid found in Pericarp
Osteogenic
Phosphorus found in Seed (5000 ppm)
Ovulant
Stigmasterol found in Seed
PAF-Inhibitor
Adenosine found in Seed
Perfumery
Stearic-acid found in Root
Pesticide
Ascorbic-acid found in Seed (0 ppm)
Beta-sitosterol found in Root
Coniferyl-alcohol found in Pericarp
Ferulic-acid found in Pericarp
Palmitic-acid found in Root
Thiamin found in Seed (3.2 ppm)
Zinc found in Seed (20 ppm)
Phagocytotic
Beta-carotene found in Seed (0 ppm)
Ferulic-acid found in Pericarp
Poultice
Starch found in Seed (790000 ppm)
Preservative
Ferulic-acid found in Pericarp
Prooxidant
Beta-carotene found in Seed (0 ppm)
Iron found in Seed (68 ppm)
Propecic
Linoleic-acid found in Seed
Palmitic-acid found in Root
Stearic-acid found in Root
Prostaglandigenic
Ferulic-acid found in Pericarp
Prostaglandin-Synthesis-Inhibitor
Ferulic-acid found in Pericarp
Pyrogenic
Adenosine found in Seed
Respirastimulant
Adenosine found in Seed
Schizophrenigenic
Copper found in Seed (5 ppm)
Secretomotor
Adenosine found in Seed
Sedative
Adenosine found in Seed
Niacin found in Seed (48 ppm)
Stigmasterol found in Seed
Serotoninergic
Niacin found in Seed (48 ppm)
Soap
Palmitic-acid found in Root
Spermicide
Beta-sitosterol found in Root
Spermigenic
Zinc found in Seed (20 ppm)
Sunscreen
Ferulic-acid found in Pericarp
Suppository
Stearic-acid found in Root
Testosteronigenic
Zinc found in Seed (20 ppm)
Thymoprotective
Beta-carotene found in Seed (0 ppm)
Tranquilizer
Calcium found in Seed (282 ppm)
Coixol found in Root (1600 ppm);found in Stem (1300 ppm)
Magnesium found in Seed (1490 ppm)
Trichomonicide
Zinc found in Seed (20 ppm)
Ubiquiot
Beta-carotene found in Seed (0 ppm)
Beta-sitosterol found in Root
Syringic-acid found in Pericarp
Ulcerogenic
Beta-sitosterol found in Root
Uricosuric
Ascorbic-acid found in Seed (0 ppm)
Urinary-Acidulant
Ascorbic-acid found in Seed (0 ppm)
Uterorelaxant
Magnesium found in Seed (1490 ppm)
Uterosedative
Ferulic-acid found in Pericarp
Vasodilator
Adenosine found in Seed
Ascorbic-acid found in Seed (0 ppm)
Calcium found in Seed (282 ppm)
Fiber found in Plant (279000 ppm);found in Seed (170000 ppm)
Magnesium found in Seed (1490 ppm)
Niacin found in Seed (48 ppm)
Potassium found in Seed (2360 ppm)
Vulnerary
Ascorbic-acid found in Seed (0 ppm)
Zinc found in Seed (20 ppm)

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Chemicals detected

Chemical Plant part Low ppm High ppm
2,4-dihydroxy-7-methoxy-2h-1,4-benzoaxine-3-one Sprout Seedling
2-(2,4-dihydroxy-7-methoxy...beta-d-glucopyranoside Sprout Seedling
2-(2-hydroxy-7-methoxy-1,4(2h)...glucopyranoside Sprout Seedling
2-hydroxy-7-methoxy-1,4(2h)-benzoxazin-3-one Root
2-o-glucosyl-7-methoxy-1,4(2h)-benzoxazin-3-one Root
4-ketopinoresinol Pericarp
6-methoxy-benzoxazolon Plant
Adenosine Seed
Alpha-monolinolein Plant
Ascorbic-acid Seed 0
Benzoxazinoids Seed
Beta-carotene Seed 0
Beta-sitosterol Root
Calcium Seed 50 282
Campesterol Seed
Carbohydrates Plant 798,000
Seed 653,000 824,000
Cerebrosides Seed
Cis-8-octadecenoic-acid Seed
Coicin Seed
Coixan-a Seed
Coixan-b Seed
Coixan-c Seed
Coixenolide Seed 2,500
Coixol Root 1,600
Stem 1,300
Coniferyl-alcohol Pericarp
Copper Seed 5
Digalactosyl Seed
Fat Plant 28,000
Seed 31,000 79,000
Ferulic-acid Pericarp
Feruloyl-campesterol Seed
Feruloyl-stigmasterol Seed
Fiber Plant 279,000
Seed 2,900 170,000
Germanium Seed
Iron Seed 29 68
Kilocalories Seed 1,480 4,280
Linoleic-acid Seed
Lysophosphatidylcholine Seed
Magnesium Seed 1,490
Manganese Seed 26
Maytenolide Pericarp
Monogalactosyl-diglycerides Seed
Myristic-acid Seed
Niacin Seed 13 48
Palmitic-acid Root
Phosphatidyl-choline Seed
Phosphatidyl-ethanolamine Seed
Phosphatidyl-inositol Seed
Phosphatidyl-serine Seed
Phospholipids Seed 18,300
Phosphorus Seed 500 5,000
Phytin Seed
Potassium Seed 2,360
Protein Plant 85,000
Seed 81,000 262,000
Riboflavin Seed 0.6 2.1
Saponin Seed
Sodium Seed 4
Starch Seed 500,000 790,000
Stearic-acid Root
Steryl-glycosides Seed
Stigmastanol Plant
Stigmasterol Seed
Syringaresinol Pericarp
Syringic-acid Pericarp
Thiamin Seed 2.8 3.2
Water Seed 89,000 113,000
Zinc Seed 20
Reference: Dr. Duke's Phytochemical and Ethnobotanical Databases. [Online Database]