Journal of Ethnopharmacology
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#1Liutao Zhao (Zhengzhou University)
#2Pan Li (Zhengzhou University)
Last.Chunli Wu (Zhengzhou University)
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Abstract Ethnopharmacological relevance Bei Qi Wu Jia (BQWJ), a modern preparation of a traditional Chinese medicinal formula, is a combination of Radix Astragali and Acanthopanacis Senticosi. Although BQWJ has been used to treat insomnia, fatigue, and loss of appetite, toxicological safety studies are rare in the literature. Aim of the study: To evaluate the acute and subacute toxicity of BQWJ extract after oral administration in mice and rats, respectively. Materials and methods In the acute t...
#1Hui-hua Chen (SHU: Shanghai University)H-Index: 2
#2Si-Ning Wang (SHU: Shanghai University)
Last.Rong Lu (SHU: Shanghai University)H-Index: 3
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Abstract Ethnopharmacological relevance Traditional Chinese medicine Leonurus japonicus Houtt. has a long history in the treatment of cardiovascular diseases. Stachydrine hydrochloride, the main bioactive ingredient extracted from Leonurus japonicus Houtt., has been shown to have cardioprotective effects. However, the underlying mechanisms of stachydrine hydrochloride haven't been comprehensively studied so far. Aim of the study The aim of this study was to investigate the protective role of sta...
#1Tiago Macedo (University of Porto)H-Index: 1
#2Vera Ribeiro (University of Porto)H-Index: 2
Last.Paula B. Andrade (University of Porto)H-Index: 56
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Abstract Ethnopharmacological relevance Ethnopharmacological surveys on Guinea-Bissauan flora reveal that several species are used to treat or ameliorate the symptomatology of conditions with an inflammatory background. As such, extracts obtained from a series of plants recorded in those surveys were screened for their anti-inflammatory properties, a hydroethanolic extract obtained from the leaves of Xylopia aethiopica (Dunal) A. Rich, (Annonaceae), used on the treatment of headache, muscular pa...
#1Fei Yin (ZJNU: Zhejiang Chinese Medical University)H-Index: 1
#2Huifen Zhou (ZJNU: Zhejiang Chinese Medical University)H-Index: 4
Last.Jiehong Yang (ZJNU: Zhejiang Chinese Medical University)H-Index: 8
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Abstract Ethnopharmacological relevance Apoptosis plays an important role in cerebral ischemia-reperfusion injury and triggers a series of pathological changes which may even be life-threatening. Astragaloside-IV (AS-IV), a natural compound extracted from Astragalus (Astragalus membranaceus (Fisch.) Bunge., Leguminosae, Huangqi in Chinese), showed neuroprotective effects in the study of cerebral ischemia-reperfusion injury. In this study we investigate the effects of AS-IV on apoptosis induced b...
#1Hyun YangH-Index: 16
#2Young Lee (CNU: Chungnam National University)H-Index: 28
Last.Hyewon LeeH-Index: 16
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Abstract Ethnopharmacological relevance Mahuang-Tang (MHT) has traditionally been used in Asia to treat a variety of diseases, such as fever without sweating, joint pain, lower back pain, asthma, and gynecological conditions. Polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) is a kind of gynecological disease that causes amenorrhea, infertility, and menopausal and urogenital disorders that could benefit from MHT treatment. Aim of the study In this study, we examined the effects of MHT on ovarian hormones and ste...
#1Bin Xiao (Inner Mongolia Medical University)
#2Jinhua Wang (Peking Union Medical College)H-Index: 5
Last.Guanhua Du (Peking Union Medical College)H-Index: 41
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Abstract Ethnopharmacological relevance Artemisia ordosica Krasch. (AOK) has been used for rheumatic arthritis, cold headache, sore throat, etc. in traditional Chinese/Mongolian medicine and is used for nasosinusitis by local Mongolian “barefoot” doctors. Up to now, their mechanisms are still unclear. Aim To evaluate the in vivo anti-inflammatory and allergic rhinitis (AR) alleviating effect as well as in vitro antimicrobial activities of AOK extracts to verify its ethno-medicinal claims. Materi...
#1Fabiana de Freitas Figueiredo (UFMT: Universidade Federal de Mato Grosso)H-Index: 1
Last.Domingos Tabajara de Oliveira Martins (UFMT: Universidade Federal de Mato Grosso)H-Index: 20
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Abstract Ethnopharmacological relevance Sorocea guilleminina Gaudich. is a tree or shrub endemic to Brazil. Its leaves are used in Brazilian folk medicine for the healing of wounds, stomach problems, inflammation and as diuretic. The present study evaluates the activity and action mechanisms of the healing properties of the aqueous extract of S. guilleminiana leaves (AESg), in experimental models in vivo and in vitro, as well as performs a phytochemical analysis of the extract. Materials and met...
#1Ipek Süntar (Gazi University)H-Index: 18
#2Can Kerem Cevik (Gazi University)
Last.Alper Gökbulut (Ankara University)H-Index: 7
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Abstract Ethnopharmacological relevance The ethnobotanical studies conducted in Turkey and other countries have revealed that Cornus mas L., from the family Cornaceae have been used against stomachache, diarrhea and colitis. Aim of the study: The objective the present study is to determine the possible activity of C. mas in experimentally induced ulcerative colitis in rats and to identify its phytochemical feature. Materials and methods 2,4,6-Trinitrobenzene sulfonic acid-induced colitis model w...
#1Nouran M. Fahmy (Ain Shams University)H-Index: 4
#2E Al Sayed (Ain Shams University)H-Index: 10
Last.Abdel Nasser B. Singab (Ain Shams University)H-Index: 16
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Abstract Ethnopharmacological relevance Members of the genus Erythrina have been traditionally used in the treatment of various ailments such as inflammation and gastrointestinal disorders. Erythrina speciosa (Fabaceae) is a spiny, deciduous shrub or small tree native to Southern America in Brazil. It is cultivated in Africa and Asia. The traditional usage of E. speciosa indicated its antibacterial, analgesic, and anti-inflammatory activities. Aim of the study Evaluation of the phytochemical con...
#1Julia Langeder (University of Vienna)
#2Ulrike Grienke (University of Vienna)H-Index: 9
Last.Judith M. Rollinger (University of Vienna)H-Index: 31
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Abstract Ethnopharmacological relevance A wide variety of traditional herbal remedies have been used throughout history for the treatment of symptoms related to acute respiratory infections (ARIs). Aim of the review The present work provides a timely overview of natural products affecting the most common pathogens involved in ARIs, in particular influenza viruses and rhinoviruses as well as bacteria involved in co-infections, their molecular targets, their role in drug discovery, and the current...
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