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Caracterização biométrica e química da folha de Mentha pulegium x spicata (Lamiaceae)
(Revista de Ciencias Farmaceuticas, 2004-12-01) [Artigo]
The hybrid Mentha pulegium x spicata, also well-known as poejo de praia, it is a perennial, low plant, with fields, violet stem and opposite leaves, with lance format and sawed board, presenting characteristic smell. The ...
Chemical investigation and effects of the tea of Passiflora alata on biochemical parameters in rats
(Journal of Ethnopharmacology, 2005-01-15) [Artigo]
Passiflora alata (Passifloraceae) is a native plant from the South-America tropical forest that provides a much apreciated fruit known as maracuja-doce. Although tea of the leaves of Passiflora alata is used in folk medicine ...
Evaluation of Strychnos pseudoquina St. Hil. leaves extract on gastrointestinal activity in mice
(Chemical and Pharmaceutical Bulletin, 2005-08-01) [Artigo]
Strychnos pseudoquina St. Hil. (Loganiaceae) was investigated for its ability to protect the gastric mucosa against injuries caused by non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (piroxicam) and a necrotizing agent (HCl/EtOH) ...
Vernonia polyanthes as a new source of antiulcer drugs
(Fitoterapia, 2007-12-01) [Artigo]
Methanolic (VPME) and chloroformic (VPCL) extracts, obtained from the aerial parts of Vernonia polyanthes, were investigated for its antiulcerogenic properties. Administration of VPME (250 mg/kg) and VPCL (50 mg/kg) ...
Separation of the toxic zierin from Zollernia ilicifolia by high speed countercurrent chromatography
(Revista Brasileira de Plantas Medicinais, 2007-11-01) [Artigo]
Preliminary pharmacological assays of the 70% methanol extract from the leaves of the Brazilian medicinal plant Zollernia ilicifolia Vog. (Fabaceae) showed analgesic and antiulcerogenic effects. Previous analyses have shown ...