Scientific Name : Tussilago Farfara L.
Synonyms :
Other Names in English : Cough Wort, Feal’s Foot, Hoarse Foot, Hoarse Hoof, Ass’s Foot, Farfara
Family : Compositae

General Data

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It is a plant of the Compositae family, perennial, the lower part of which is thick fleshy and creeping, from which a number of vertical stems emerge. The stems are cotton white with flakes that are purple in color and the leaves are broad, close to the ground and attached to the roots. The leaf plate which is facing the soil is cotton white and the upper leaf plate is green and heart-shaped with wavy edges that usually appear after flowers. The flowers are single and yellow, appearing in early spring. This plant grows in wet and humid places and is found in Iran in most areas, including northern of Iran.

Chemical Constituents

To date, approximately 150 phytochemicals have been isolated from the coltsfoot. Previous studies of coltsfoot have identified the presence of chemical constituents such as sesquiterpenes, triterpenoid, flavonoids, phenolic compounds, chromones and its derivatives, alkaloids, and other phytochemicals. Among these compounds, TSL and caffeoylquinic acid derivatives are the main bioactive components in coltsfoot.

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