Celery Seed and Related Extracts with Antiarthritic, Antiulcer, and Antimicrobial Activities.

Celery Seed and Related Extracts with Antiarthritic, Antiulcer, and Antimicrobial Activities. Prog Drug Res. 2015;70:133-53 Authors: Powanda MC, Whitehouse MW, Rainsford KD Abstract Celery preparations have been used extensively for several millennia as natural therapies for acute and chronic painful or inflammatory conditions. This chapter reviews some of the biological and chemical properties of various…

Treatment of acute gout: a systematic review.

Treatment of acute gout: a systematic review. Semin Arthritis Rheum. 2014 Aug;44(1):31-8 Authors: Khanna PP, Gladue HS, Singh MK, FitzGerald JD, Bae S, Prakash S, Kaldas M, Gogia M, Berrocal V, Townsend W, Terkeltaub R, Khanna D Abstract OBJECTIVE: Acute gout is traditionally treated with NSAIDs, corticosteroids, and colchicine; however, subjects have multiple comorbidities that…

Biotechnological interventions in Withania somnifera (L.) Dunal.

Biotechnological interventions in Withania somnifera (L.) Dunal. Biotechnol Genet Eng Rev. 2015 Mar 19;:1-20 Authors: Singh P, Guleri R, Singh V, Kaur G, Kataria H, Singh B, Kaur G, Kaul SC, Wadhwa R, Pati PK Abstract Withania somnifera is one of the most valued plants and is extensively used in Indian, Unani, and African systems…

Dietary interventions for atopic disorders.

Dietary interventions for atopic disorders. Curr Pharm Des. 2014;20(6):996-1002 Authors: Mavrommati D, Theoharides TC Abstract There are a number of atopic conditions that involve mast cells ranging from common allergies to arthritis and chronic pelvic pain syndrome. In addition to the well known allergic triggers, many food substances, drugs, as well as physical and mental…

Rheumatologists lack confidence in their knowledge of cannabinoids pertaining to the management of rheumatic complaints.

Rheumatologists lack confidence in their knowledge of cannabinoids pertaining to the management of rheumatic complaints. BMC Musculoskelet Disord. 2014 Jul 30;15(1):258 Authors: Fitzcharles MA, Ste-Marie PA, Clauw DJ, Jamal S, Karsh J, LeClercq S, McDougall JJ, Shir Y, Shojania K, Walsh Z Abstract BACKGROUND: Arthritis pain is reported as one of the most common reasons…