Journal of Diseases and Medicinal Plants

Volume 7, Issue 4, December 2021

  • In vitro Anthelmintic Activity of Tephrosia pedicellata on Two Nematodes (Haemonchus contortus, Caenorhaditis elegans) and Its In vivo Toxicity on Rats

    Issiyakou Haman, Ahmadou Adamou, Francis Nveikoueing, Nicolas Yanou Njintang, Dieudonné Ndjonka

    Issue: Volume 7, Issue 4, December 2021
    Pages: 87-97
    Received: Aug. 28, 2021
    Accepted: Sep. 26, 2021
    Published: Oct. 12, 2021
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    Abstract: In Cameroon, the practice of traditional medicine in the treatment of intestinal helminthiasis is a reality and habits in the lives of traditional healers and breeders for various reasons related to their local life situations. In the valorization of medicinal plants in the treatment of digestive parasitosis as an alternative to synthetic anthelmin... Show More
  • Clinical Applications, Active Components and Mechanisms of Haemostatic Effects of Charred Chinese Medicines

    Guohong Zhou, Xiaozhong Shen, Zhendong Zhao, Renliang Yan, Peihao Huang, Ruqin Tan, Shuibo Liang, Yanting Zhi, Jiaqi Li

    Issue: Volume 7, Issue 4, December 2021
    Pages: 98-108
    Received: Oct. 19, 2021
    Accepted: Nov. 04, 2021
    Published: Nov. 12, 2021
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    Abstract: Charred traditional Chinese medicines have been used to stop bleeding since ancient times. To date, they are often applied to treat purpura, metrorrhagia, upper gastrointestinal bleeding, postoperative hemorrhage of mixed hemorrhoids, and hemorrhoids bleeding. Conventional oral decoction is still a predominate application form. It is noteworthy tha... Show More
  • Cistus × Incanus L. Pandalis and Its Broad Antiviral Properties

    Jens-Martin Traeder

    Issue: Volume 7, Issue 4, December 2021
    Pages: 109-118
    Received: Oct. 31, 2021
    Accepted: Nov. 17, 2021
    Published: Nov. 24, 2021
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    Abstract: Derived from Cistus x incanus L. Pandalis, the extract Cystus Pandalis® has been subject to several examinations concerning its antiviral effect. Its effectiveness has been proven in all examinations in-vitro and in-vivo. In physiological dosages, the Infection of cell cultures by applied viruses was completely prevented in-vitro without the cells ... Show More
  • Phytochemicals and Biological Activities of Flueggea virosa (Phyllanthaceae) Used in the Traditional Treatment of Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia in Mali

    Adama Dénou, Mahamane Haïdara, Flacoro Diakité, Sékou Doumbia, Daouda Lassine Dembélé, Rokia Sanogo

    Issue: Volume 7, Issue 4, December 2021
    Pages: 119-126
    Received: Sep. 24, 2021
    Accepted: Oct. 21, 2021
    Published: Nov. 29, 2021
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    Abstract: Worldwide, benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH) is common in men over the age of 50. Hence there is a phytotherapy for BPH. In Mali, many medicinal plants are used in the traditional treatment of BPH. The current work aimed to characterize secondary metabolites and anti-radical constituents, to determine the acute toxicity and to evaluate the analges... Show More