NCI Drug Dictionary
The NCI Drug Dictionary contains technical definitions and synonyms for drugs/agents used to treat patients with cancer or conditions related to cancer. Each drug entry includes links to check for clinical trials listed in NCI's List of Cancer Clinical Trials.
- Ma Zi Ren Wan
A proprietary, traditional Chinese herbal (TCH) formula composed of six different herbs: Semen Cannabis Sativae (Huo Ma Ren, cannabis seed), Semen Pruni Armeniacae (Xing Ren, apricot seed), Radix Paeoniae Alba (Bai Shao, white peony root), Fructus Immaturus Citri Aurantii (Zhi Shi, immature bitter orange), Cortex Magnoliae Officinalis (Hou Po, magnolia bark and Radix et Rhizoma Rhei (Da Huang, rhubarb root and rhizome). Ma Zi Ren Wan (MZRW) may help with intestinal dryness and constipation by lubricating and moistening the intestines and the stool. MZRW may also stimulate intestinal movement. It is believed to drain heat, promote the movement of Qi and unblock the bowels. Check for active clinical trials using this agent. (NCI Thesaurus)
Synonym: hemp seed formula