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Mechanisms of the Gastric Antiulcerogenic Activity of Anacardium humile St. Hil on Ethanol-Induced Acute Gastric Mucosal Injury in Rats
(Molecules, 2010-10-01) [Artigo]
Leaves and bark infusions Anacardium humile St. Hil. (Anacardiaceae), known as in Brazil as cajuzinho do cerrado, have been used in folk medicine as an alternative treatment for ulcers and gastritis. This study evaluated ...
Flavonoids and antiulcerogenic activity from Byrsonima crassa leaves extracts
(Journal of Ethnopharmacology, 2005-02-10) [Artigo]
Byrsonima crassa Niedenzu (IK) (Malpighiaceae) is used in Brazilian folk medicine for the treatment of diseases related mainly to gastric ulcers. In this study, we evaluated the potential antiulcerogenic effect of three ...
Antiulcerogenic activity of Alchornea castaneaefolia: Effects on sornatostatin, gastrin and prostaglandin
(Journal of Ethnopharmacology, 2006-03-08) [Artigo]
The hydroethanolic extract of the leaves (HEL) and bark (HEB) obtained from Alchornea castaneaefolia (Euphorbiaceae) were investigated for their ability to prevent ulceration of the gastric mucosa in animal models. HEL ...
Constituents and antiulcer effect of Alchornea glandulosa: Activation of cell proliferation in gastric mucosa during the healing process
(Biological & Pharmaceutical Bulletin, 2007-03-01) [Artigo]
Alchornea glandulosa (Euphorbiaceae) is a plant used in folk medicine as an antiulcer agent. Rats pretreated with methanolic extract obtained from the leaves of A. glandulosa (AG) showed a dose-dependent effect and significant ...