Comparing the Effects of Cumin, Peppermint, and Milk of Magnesia on Gastrointestinal Complications after Caesarean Section.

Comparing the Effects of Cumin, Peppermint, and Milk of Magnesia on Gastrointestinal Complications after Caesarean Section. Glob J Health Sci. 2016;8(12):56579 Authors: Niaki MT, Atarod Z, Omidvar S, Zafari M, Aghamohammadi A, Asadi T, Rastegar T Abstract CONTEXT: Gastrointestinal problems are common after Cesarean section. During the past three decades, there has been an increasing…

Medicinal properties of Peganum harmala L. in traditional Iranian medicine and modern phytotherapy: a review.

Medicinal properties of Peganum harmala L. in traditional Iranian medicine and modern phytotherapy: a review. J Tradit Chin Med. 2015 Feb;35(1):104-9 Authors: Mina CN, Farzaei MH, Gholamreza A Abstract OBJECTIVE: To review the pharmacological activities of Peganum harmala L. (P. harmala, Nitrariaceae) in traditional Iranian medicine (TIM) and modern phytotherapy. METHODS: Opinions of TIM and…

Acute and long-term effects of cannabis use: a review.

Acute and long-term effects of cannabis use: a review. Curr Pharm Des. 2014;20(25):4112-8 Authors: Karila L, Roux P, Rolland B, Benyamina A, Reynaud M, Aubin HJ, Lançon C Abstract Cannabis remains the most commonly used and trafficked illicit drug in the world. Its use is largely concentrated among young people (15- to 34-year-olds). There is…

Black henbane and its toxicity – a descriptive review.

Black henbane and its toxicity – a descriptive review. Avicenna J Phytomed. 2014 Sep;4(5):297-311 Authors: Alizadeh A, Moshiri M, Alizadeh J, Balali-Mood M Abstract Black henbane (BH) or Hyoscyamus niger, has been used as a medicine since last centuries and has been described in all traditional medicines. It applies as a herbal medicine, but may…

Sinusoidal obstruction syndrome (hepatic veno-occlusive disease).

Sinusoidal obstruction syndrome (hepatic veno-occlusive disease). J Clin Exp Hepatol. 2014 Dec;4(4):332-46 Authors: Fan CQ, Crawford JM Abstract Hepatic sinusoidal obstruction syndrome (SOS) is an obliterative venulitis of the terminal hepatic venules, which in its more severe forms imparts a high risk of mortality. SOS, also known as veno-occlusive disease (VOD), occurs as a result…

Steviol glycoside safety: Are highly purified steviol glycoside sweeteners food allergens?

Steviol glycoside safety: Are highly purified steviol glycoside sweeteners food allergens? Food Chem Toxicol. 2014 Nov 18;75C:71-78 Authors: Urban JD, Carakostas MC, Taylor SL Abstract Steviol glycoside sweeteners are extracted from the plant Stevia rebaudiana (Bertoni), a member of the Asteraceae (Compositae) family. Many plants from this family can induce hypersensitivity reactions via multiple routes…

[Psychiatric complications of cannabis use].

Related Articles [Psychiatric complications of cannabis use]. Rev Prat. 2013 Dec;63(10):1426-8 Authors: Coscas S, Benyamina A, Reynaud M, Karila L Abstract Cannabis is the most widely used illicit substance, especially among young people. Cannabis use is extremely commonplace and frequently comorbid with psychiatric disorders that raise questions about the etiology. The use of cannabis is…