Pharmaceutical name: Astragali Radix; English name: astragalus root. Family: Fabaceae. Standard species (classification), Astragalus membranaceus (FISCH) BGE. Var. mongholicus (BGE.) and Hsiao Astragalus membranaceus (FISCH.) BGE. Explanation of name: huán? “yellow” and qí” the top one”. Astragalus is among the most popular used herbal medicine in TCM and has been...
USAConfirmed: 25,969,581Active: 9,837,752Recovered: 15,697,484Death: 434,345
RussiaConfirmed: 3,756,931Active: 511,888Recovered: 3,174,561Death: 70,482
FranceConfirmed: 3,079,943Active: 2,786,685Recovered: 219,152Death: 74,106
SpainConfirmed: 2,733,729Active: 2,676,930Recovered: ?Death: 56,799
ItalyConfirmed: 2,485,956Active: 482,417Recovered: 1,917,117Death: 86,422
GermanyConfirmed: 2,163,113Active: 264,723Recovered: 1,844,000Death: 54,390
MexicoConfirmed: 1,771,740Active: 285,591Recovered: 1,335,876Death: 150,273
ChileConfirmed: 706,500Active: 26,017Recovered: 662,460Death: 18,023
AustraliaConfirmed: 28,780Active: 1,868Recovered: 26,003Death: 909
New ZealandConfirmed: 2,290Active: 65Recovered: 2,200Death: 25
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