1. 3.2. What are the main ingredients of MEBO and the source of plant and what are the active ingredients of MEBO? Is there any explanation about action of the active ingredient of MEBO?
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    MEBO is a botanical drug consisting of multiple botanic components and nutritional ingredients cooperated with patented dosage form with net-frame structure. MEBO consists of several natural ingredients including Radix Scutellariae, Rhizoma Coptidis, Cortex Phellodendri Chinensis, Oleum Sesami, and Cera Flava. All of these raw materials are traditional Chinese medicinal ingredients with a long history of human use and have been extensively described in the ancient Chinese Materia Medica and the current Chinese Pharmacopoeia. In modern pharmacological studies, individual crude medicinal ingredient has been identified with medical properties of anti-inflammatory, antimicrobial, anticoagulative, relaxing smooth muscle of blood vessel, counteracting toxicity, or promoting tissue regeneration.
    Although each raw material of MEBO has its traditional use as described in the Pharmacopoeia of the P. R. China, MEBO is an extract from the botanical materials with sesame oil and mixed beeswax, therefore it is a mixture. So it is the mixture of several ingredients (MEBO) provides all the mode of actions. This is the unique characteristics of botanical drug, differentiated from chemical synthetic drug.