Botanical Drugs in Ayurveda and Traditional Chinese Medicine.

Botanical Drugs in Ayurveda and Traditional Chinese Medicine. J Ethnopharmacol. 2016 Jul 6; Authors: Jaiswal Y, Liang Z, Zhao Z Abstract ETHNOPHARMACOLOGICAL RELEVANCE: China and India have a long history in the therapeutic application of botanical drugs in traditional medicine. Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) and Ayurveda are considered as two of the most ancient systems…

Neuropharmacological properties of Withania somnifera – Indian Ginseng: An overview on experimental evidence with emphasis on Clinical trials and patents.

Neuropharmacological properties of Withania somnifera – Indian Ginseng: An overview on experimental evidence with emphasis on Clinical trials and patents. Recent Pat CNS Drug Discov. 2016 Jun 14; Authors: Yenesetti SC, Manjunath MJ, Muralidhara C Abstract BACKGROUND Owing to the increasing aged population globally, disorders and diseases of the CNS are anticipated to increase and…

Emblica officinalis (Amla): A review for its phytochemistry, ethnomedicinal uses and medicinal potentials with respect to molecular mechanisms.

Emblica officinalis (Amla): A review for its phytochemistry, ethnomedicinal uses and medicinal potentials with respect to molecular mechanisms. Pharmacol Res. 2016 Jun 14; Authors: Variya BC, Bakrania AK, Patel SS Abstract Medicinal plants, having great elementary and therapeutic importance, are the gift to mankind to acquire healthy lifestyle. Emblica officinalis Gaertn. or Phyllanthus emblica Linn….

Perspectives on Phytochemicals as Antibacterial Agents: An Outstanding Contribution to Modern Therapeutics.

Perspectives on Phytochemicals as Antibacterial Agents: An Outstanding Contribution to Modern Therapeutics. Mini Rev Med Chem. 2016;16(4):290-308 Authors: Khatri S, Kumar M, Phougat N, Chaudhary R, Chhillar AK Abstract Despite the considerable advancements in the development of antimicrobial agents, incidents of epidemics due to multi drug resistance in microorganisms have created a massive hazard to…

The effects of an Ayurvedic medicinal toothpaste on clinical, microbiological and oral hygiene parameters in patients with chronic gingivitis: a double-blind, randomised, placebo-controlled, parallel allocation clinical trial. [Free Full-text]

The effects of an Ayurvedic medicinal toothpaste on clinical, microbiological and oral hygiene parameters in patients with chronic gingivitis: a double-blind, randomised, placebo-controlled, parallel allocation clinical trial. Ceylon Med J. 2015 Dec;60(4):126-32 Authors: Howshigan J, Perera K, Samita S, Rajapakse PS Abstract INTRODUCTION: Plant derived preparations have been essential components for maintenance of oral hygiene…

Polyherbal formulation: Concept of ayurveda.

Polyherbal formulation: Concept of ayurveda. Pharmacogn Rev. 2014 Jul;8(16):73-80 Authors: Parasuraman S, Thing GS, Dhanaraj SA Abstract Ayurveda is one of the traditional medicinal systems of Indian. The philosophy behind Ayurveda is preventing unnecessary suffering and living a long healthy life. Ayurveda involves the use of natural elements to eliminate the root cause of the…

Traditional Chinese and Indian medicine in the treatment of opioid-dependence: a review.

Traditional Chinese and Indian medicine in the treatment of opioid-dependence: a review. Avicenna J Phytomed. 2013;3(3):205-15 Authors: Doosti F, Dashti S, Tabatabai SM, Hosseinzadeh H Abstract Objective: In this study, the current literatures on the use of herbs and herbal preparations of Traditional Chinese and Indian Medicine for the treatment of opioid addiction were reviewed….