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Evaluation of antidiarrhoeal effects of Psidium guajava L. (Myrtaceae) aqueous leaf extract in mice
(Revista de Ciências Farmacêuticas Básica e Aplicada, 2006-12-01) [Artigo]
A crude aqueous extract of the leaves of the guava tree, Psidium guajava L. (Myrtaceae), were studied for antidiarrhoeal effects, to place one of its traditional medical uses. The extract induced a decrease in the propulsive ...
Optimization of extraction conditions and antioxidant activity of Solanum lycocarpum fruits
(Journal of Applied Sciences, 2013) [Artigo]
Antioxidants are substances that may protect cells from the damage caused by unstable molecules known as free radicals. The capacity of natural antioxidant from phytochemical has increase attention from researchers and ...
Composition and leishmanicidal activity of the essential oil of Vernonia polyanthes Less (Asteraceae)
(Natural Product Research, 2017-12-17) [Artigo]
The composition of the essential oil (EO) from leaves of Vernonia polyanthes and the evaluation of its leishmanicidal potential are reported here for the first time. The oil obtained by hydrodistillation was analysed by ...
Mutagenic activity of glycoallkaloids from Solanum palinacanthum dunal (Solanaceae) found in the Brazilian cerrado
(Latin American Journal of Pharmacy, 2010-02-16) [Artigo]
Solanaceous plants are widely distributed around the world and they are traditionally used as drugs for the treatment of cancer and herpes, and include familiar foods such as potato, tomato and eggplant and some berries ...
Pharmacognostical evaluation of fruits of Solanum lycocarpum A. St.-Hill. (Solanaceae)
(Pharmacognosy Journal, 2010-05-01) [Artigo]
This study describes the chemical and physical-chemical profile of plant drug and ethanolic extract obtained from fruits of Solanum lycocarpum A. St.-Hill. (Solanaceae). The physical and chemical analysis involved the ...
In vitro trypanocidal activity of solamargine and extracts from Solanum palinacanthum and Solanum lycocarpum of brazilian cerrado
(Anais da Academia Brasileira de Ciências, 2013-09-01) [Artigo]
O objetivo deste estudo foi avaliar a potencial atividade tripanocida do extrato bruto etanólico dos frutos de Solanum palinacanthum, Solanum lycocarpum e do glicoalcalóide solamargina. Pó do fruto seco de S. palinacanthum ...
Atividade antimicrobiana e toxicidade in vitro e in vivo de extratos de Equisetum hyemale
(Revista de Ciencias Farmaceuticas Basica e Aplicada, 2014-01-01) [Artigo]
Equisetum hyemale L. (Equisetaceae) species is considered a medicinal plant used in the form of teas to combat infectious or inflammation diseases, presenting several compounds related to these actions. There are no extensive ...
Trypanocidal activity of fruits extracts of Solanum lycocarpum St. Hill. on Trypanosoma cruzi and Trypanosoma brucei strains
(Planta Medica, 2012-08-01) [Resumo]
Evaluation of the antiparasitic activities of extracts and glycoalkaloids isolated of the fruit of the Solanum lycocarpum
(Planta Medica, 2014-11-01) [Resumo]
Medicinal plants in pregnancy and lactation: perception of the health risk and practical educational group in Araraquara, São Paulo State, Brazil
(Journal of General Practice, 2014) [Artigo]
The use of medicinal plants among pregnant women and lactating is a common practice in diverse countries. However, many medicinal plants are contraindicated during pregnancy and lactating, due to various adverse effects, ...