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- Jiang, Yanxue, et al. Show all 6 Authors
- Environmental geochemistry and health 2016 v.38 no.2 pp. 423-435
- Monte Carlo method; Panax notoginseng; World Health Organization; acceptable daily intake; cadmium; diet; females; herbal medicines; males; men; pH; regression analysis; risk; roots; women; zinc; China
- ... Cadmium (Cd) contamination has been reported to be a problem for the safe usage of Panax notoginseng (Sanchi); thus, it is necessary to elucidate the Cd accumulation in Sanchi and to assess its associated health risk. Samples were collected from major producing areas in Yunnan, China. The average concentration of Cd in Sanchi was 0.43 mg/kg, which exceeds the standard level for herbal medicine in ...