Evodia Fruit (image) University of Basel Share Print E-Mail Caption Medicinal plants are an essential part of Traditional Chinese Medicine. However, these plants have rarely been scientifically examined. They may contain highly active substances with side effects, such as Evodia. Credit University of Basel Usage Restrictions Image use only with proper credit Share Print E-Mail Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news releases posted to EurekAlert! by contributing institutions or for the use of any information through the EurekAlert system.