Actaea racemosa

Actaea racemosas

Black Bugbane

Black Bugbanes

Black Cohosh

Black Cohoshs

Bugbane, Black

Bugbanes, Black

Cimicifuga racemosa

Cimicifuga racemosas


Cohosh, Black

Cohoshs, Black

racemosa, Cimicifuga

racemosas, Actaea

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.