Genista tinctoria Health effects and herbal facts

Known as
dyer's broom dyer's greenweed woadwaxen woodwaxen

Genista tinctoria is a species of flowering plant of the family Fabaceae, native to meadows and pastures in Europe and Turkey. Its other common names include dyer’s greenweed, dyer's whin, waxen woad and waxen wood.

Genista tinctoria

Medical use

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Biological activities

Abortifacient
Genistein found in Flower
Aldose-Reductase-Inhibitor
Genistein found in Flower
Alpha-Reductase-Inhibitor
Genistein found in Flower
Anthelmintic
Tannin found in Plant
AntiHIV
Tannin found in Plant
AntiRSV
Anagyrine found in Shoot
Antiaggregant
Genistein found in Flower
Antialcoholic
Daidzein found in Shoot
Antiangiogenic
Genistein found in Flower
Antiarrhythmic
Anagyrine found in Shoot
Daidzein found in Shoot
Antiatherosclerotic
Genistein found in Flower
Antibacterial
Tannin found in Plant
Anticancer
Daidzein found in Shoot
Tannin found in Plant
Anticariogenic
Tannin found in Plant
Anticephalagic
Daidzein found in Shoot
Anticlimacteric
Genistein found in Flower
Antidiarrheic
Tannin found in Plant
Antidipsomanic
Daidzein found in Shoot
Antidysenteric
Tannin found in Plant
Antiedemic
Anagyrine found in Shoot
Antiendoccytotic
Genistein found in Flower
Antiestrogenic
Daidzein found in Shoot
Genistein found in Flower
Antifertility
Genistein found in Flower
Antihemolytic
Daidzein found in Shoot
Genistein found in Flower
Antihepatotoxic
Tannin found in Plant
Antihypertensive
Tannin found in Plant
Antiimplantation
Genistein found in Flower
Antiinflammatory
Cytisine found in Shoot
Daidzein found in Shoot
Genistein found in Flower
Antiischemic
Genistein found in Flower
Antileukemic
Daidzein found in Shoot
Genistein found in Flower
Antileukotriene
Genistein found in Flower
Antilipolytic
Tannin found in Plant
Antilymphomic
Genistein found in Flower
Antimelanomic
Daidzein found in Shoot
Genistein found in Flower
Antimicrobial
Daidzein found in Shoot
Genistein found in Flower
Antimitogenic
Genistein found in Flower
Antimutagenic
Daidzein found in Shoot
Genistein found in Flower
Tannin found in Plant
Antinephritic
Tannin found in Plant
Antineuroblastomic
Genistein found in Flower
Antiophidic
Tannin found in Plant
Antiosteoporotic
Daidzein found in Shoot
Genistein found in Flower
Antioxidant
Daidzein found in Shoot
Genistein found in Flower
Genistin found in Plant
Tannin found in Plant
Antiproliferative
Daidzein found in Shoot
Genistein found in Flower
Antiprostatadenomic
Genistein found in Flower
Antiprostatitic
Genistein found in Flower
Antiradicular
Daidzein found in Shoot
Tannin found in Plant
Antirenitic
Tannin found in Plant
Antispasmodic
Daidzein found in Shoot
Genistein found in Flower
Antitumor-Promoter
Daidzein found in Shoot
Tannin found in Plant
Antitumor
Tannin found in Plant
Antiulcer
Tannin found in Plant
Antiviral
Anagyrine found in Shoot
Daidzein found in Shoot
Genistein found in Flower
Tannin found in Plant
Apoptotic
Genistein found in Flower
Aromatase-Inhibitor
Daidzein found in Shoot
Genistein found in Flower
Calcium-Antagonist
Genistein found in Flower
Cancer-Preventive
Daidzein found in Shoot
Genistein found in Flower
Mucilage found in Plant
Tannin found in Plant
Carcinogenic
Tannin found in Plant
Cardioprotective
Genistein found in Flower
Cardiotonic
Anagyrine found in Shoot
Catechol-O-Methyltransferase-Inhibitor
Genistein found in Flower
Cathartic
Anagyrine found in Shoot
Chelator
Tannin found in Plant
Coronary-Dilator
Daidzein found in Shoot
Cyclooxygenase-Inhibitor
Tannin found in Plant
Cytotoxic
Genistein found in Flower
DOPA-Decarboxylase-Inhibitor
Genistein found in Flower
Demulcent
Mucilage found in Plant
Diuretic
Anagyrine found in Shoot
Estrogen-Agonist
Daidzein found in Shoot
Genistein found in Flower
Estrogenic
Daidzein found in Shoot
Genistein found in Flower
Genistin found in Plant
Flatulent
Genistein found in Flower
Fungicide
Daidzein found in Shoot
Genistein found in Flower
Genistin found in Plant
Fungistat
Genistein found in Flower
Glucosyl-Transferase-Inhibitor
Tannin found in Plant
Hallucinogenic
Cytisine found in Shoot
Hepatoprotective
Tannin found in Plant
Histidine-Kinase-Inhibitor
Genistein found in Flower
Hypocholesterolemic
Genistein found in Flower
Mucilage found in Plant
Hypoglycemic
Lupanine found in Shoot
Hypotensive
Daidzein found in Shoot
Immunostimulant
Genistein found in Flower
Immunosuppressant
Tannin found in Plant
Lipase-Inhibitor
Daidzein found in Shoot
Genistein found in Flower
Lipoxygenase-Inhibitor
Tannin found in Plant
MAO-Inhibitor
Genistein found in Flower
Tannin found in Plant
MDR-Inhibitor
Genistein found in Flower
Molluscicide
Cytisine found in Shoot
Lupanine found in Shoot
NADH-Ubiquinone-Oxidoreductase-Inhibitor
Genistein found in Flower
Natriuretic
Genistein found in Flower
Nematistat
Anagyrine found in Shoot
Cytisine found in Shoot
Ornithine-Decarboxylase-Inhibitor
Genistein found in Flower
Tannin found in Plant
Oxytoxic
Anagyrine found in Shoot
PTK-Inhibitor
Genistein found in Flower
Peroxidase-Inhibitor
Genistein found in Flower
Pesticide
Cytisine found in Shoot
Genistein found in Flower
Lupanine found in Shoot
Tannin found in Plant
Phytoalexin
Genistein found in Flower
Pituitary-sensitizer
Genistein found in Flower
Pressor
Cytisine found in Shoot
Psychoactive
Cytisine found in Shoot
Psychotropic
Tannin found in Plant
Quinone-Reductase-Inducer
Daidzein found in Shoot
Genistein found in Flower
Respirastimulant
Cytisine found in Shoot
Tachycardic
Anagyrine found in Shoot
Teratogenic
Anagyrine found in Shoot
Cytisine found in Shoot
Topoisomerase-I-Inhibitor
Daidzein found in Shoot
Genistein found in Flower
Topoisomerase-II-Inhibitor
Daidzein found in Shoot
Genistein found in Flower
Topoisomerase-II-Poison
Genistein found in Flower
Toxic
Cytisine found in Shoot
Trypanosomastat
Genistein found in Flower
Tyrosine-Kinase-Inhibitor
Genistein found in Flower
Uterotrophic
Daidzein found in Shoot
Genistein found in Flower
VEGF-Inhibitor
Daidzein found in Shoot
Genistein found in Flower
Xanthine-Oxidase-Inhibitor
Tannin found in Plant

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Chemicals detected

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