Journal of Diseases and Medicinal Plants

Volume 9, Issue 1, March 2023

  • Observational Case Study on the Effectiveness of the Herbal Decoction Varanadi Kashaya in Managing Obesity of an Individual with Metabolic Disorders

    Walpita Kankanamalage Anthoneen Ayesha Thilini Perera, Nambuhewage Dhammika Namal Jayawardhane

    Issue: Volume 9, Issue 1, March 2023
    Pages: 1-6
    Received: Jun. 24, 2022
    Accepted: Jul. 11, 2022
    Published: Jan. 09, 2023
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    Abstract: Obesity is increasing globally generating serious non-communicable diseases. The antiobesity drugs in the market don’t have any impact on adipocytes; the root cause of obesity, but give rise to many side effects. Several clinical studies have shown the potential of Varanadi Kashaya (VK) mentioned in Ayurveda classic Ashtanga Hrudaya in suppressing ... Show More
  • Integrating In Vivo Model, Molecular Docking and Network Pharmacology to Determine the Mechanism of Theobroma cacao Seed in Treatment of Diarrheal

    Maria Fernanda Marin, Jose Guillermo Mejía, Alberto Gabriel Flores, Ana Karla Cuchilla, Miguel Angel Moreno

    Issue: Volume 9, Issue 1, March 2023
    Pages: 7-20
    Received: Jan. 24, 2023
    Accepted: Feb. 10, 2023
    Published: Mar. 03, 2023
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    Abstract: Theobroma cacao is an economically important tropical-fruit tree where chocolate is obtained, and it is used as traditional medicine worldwide against several diseases. In the present study, in vivo model and computational biology approaches were used to elucidate the potential mechanisms of T. cacao in the treatment of diarrhea. The antidiarrheal ... Show More
  • Phytochemical Screening, Antioxidant, Anti-Inflammatory and Antibacterial Studies on the Stem Bark Extracts of Lannea microcarpa Engl. & K. Krause

    Barkoma Mohammed Bashir

    Issue: Volume 9, Issue 1, March 2023
    Pages: 21-32
    Received: Jan. 04, 2023
    Accepted: Jan. 30, 2023
    Published: Mar. 31, 2023
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    Abstract: Medicinal Plants are Plants used for traditional medicines. Any part of the plant could be used as medicine. Medicinal plants have been discovered and used in traditional medicine practices since pre-historical times. A survey of traditional medicine man in Damaturu indicated that Lannia microcarpa is a plants used in the treatment of inflammation,... Show More