Evidences of Herbal Medicine-Derived Natural Products Effects in Inflammatory Lung Diseases. [ Free Full-text ]

Evidences of Herbal Medicine-Derived Natural Products Effects in Inflammatory Lung Diseases. Mediators Inflamm. 2016;2016:2348968 Authors: Santana FP, Pinheiro NM, Mernak MI, Righetti RF, Martins MA, Lago JH, Lopes FD, TibĂ©rio IF, Prado CM Abstract Pulmonary inflammation is a hallmark of many respiratory diseases such as asthma, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), and acute respiratory syndrome…

Therapeutic effects of saffron (Crocus sativus L.) in digestive disorders: a review.

Therapeutic effects of saffron (Crocus sativus L.) in digestive disorders: a review. Iran J Basic Med Sci. 2016 May;19(5):455-69 Authors: Khorasany AR, Hosseinzadeh H Abstract Saffron, the dried red-orange stigmas of Crocus sativus L, has been known as a flavoring agent, food coloring and traditional herbal medicine. Pharmacological effects of saffron are mainly attributed to…

Review: Comprehensive review on treatment of HIV.

Review: Comprehensive review on treatment of HIV. Pak J Pharm Sci. 2016 Jul;29(4):1331-1338 Authors: Daniyal M, Akram M, Hamid A, Nawaz A, Usmanghani K, Ahmed S, Hameed L Abstract HIV or AIDS is a major threat for humanity in the world especially in developing countries. The causative factor of the syndrome is HIV, which infects…

Review of Anti-Inflammatory Herbal Medicines. [ Free Full-text ]

Review of Anti-Inflammatory Herbal Medicines. Adv Pharmacol Sci. 2016;2016:9130979 Authors: Ghasemian M, Owlia S, Owlia MB Abstract Medicinal plants and their secondary metabolites are progressively used in the treatment of diseases as a complementary medicine. Inflammation is a pathologic condition that includes a wide range of diseases such as rheumatic and immune-mediated conditions, diabetes, cardiovascular…

Melissa officinalis L.- A review of its traditional uses, phytochemistry and pharmacology.

Melissa officinalis L.- A review of its traditional uses, phytochemistry and pharmacology. J Ethnopharmacol. 2016 May 7; Authors: Shakeri A, Sahebkar A, Javadi B Abstract ETHNOPHARMACOLOGICAL RELEVANCE: Melissa officinalis L. is a medicinal plant that has long been used in different ethno-medical systems especially in the European Traditional Medicine and the Iranian Traditional Medicine for…

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….