It is the aromatic resinous extract, obtained from the trees of Boswellia species and has been used in ceremonial and cultural traditions for centuries. In addition, frankincense has been used as a folk medicine in treating a variety of ailments especially inflammatory diseases such as asthma, arthritis, cerebral edema, chronic pain syndrome, chronic bowel diseases and cancer.
This review article analyzes the medicinal and remedial properties of Peganum harmala L. [Nitrariaceae] also known as P. harmala, Syrian rue, wild rue, harmal seeds, and Esfand. P. harmala is a medicinal plant and its seeds have been known to alleviate symptoms of diabetes mellitus, depression, and liver damage; seed extracts also have antioxidant and disinfectant properties.
Camphor (Cinnamomum camphora) is known as the Traditional Remedy and Natural Medicine, Cinnamomum camphor are considered important for drug development, because they are reported to have Pharmacological activity throughout the world, especially Middle East, China and India. For a long time Cinnamomum camphor has been used in traditional medicine for the relief of pain and anti-mutagenic effect in number of human cancer cells without harming the healthy cells.
Immune (idiopathic) thrombocytopenic purpurea (ITP) is an autoimmune disease characterized by the increased anti-platelet antibodies in the patient’s sera and decreased platelets in the blood circulation. This study has determined and characterized the antiplatelet glycoproteins in children with ITP. Thirty eight children, who were hospitalized with clinical signs of ITP in Mofid Children Hospital (Tehran, Iran) during 18 months, went under our clinical studies in a research project.
Elaeagnus angustifolia L., which is commonly known as oleaster or Russian olive, is a deciduous plant from Elaeagnacea family. This plant can tolerate and survive a wide variety of environmental conditions. Different parts of Elaeagnus angustifolia plant, especially the fruits and flowers, have been used traditionally in treating a variety of common illnesses such as nausea, cough, asthma, fever, jaundice, and diarrhea.
Rhodiola rosea is a remarkable herb that has been a part of traditional medicine system in order to stimulate the nervous system, to protect the body against oxidative stress, free radical damage, inflammation, and virus infection.
Savory (Satureja L.) plant species have been used for centuries as culinary herbs and spices, as well as traditional remedies for the treatment or relief of various common health symptoms in many parts of the world. Recent studies suggest that the use of some Satureja species is effective in protecting the body against oxidative stress.
Saffron is known as the majestic functional Natural Medicine, Saffron Extract is considered important for drug development, because they are reported to have Pharmacological activity in the Asia, Middle East especially China, Spain and India.
This review article discusses the opportunities and possibilities of suramin with various therapies, including antipurinergic therapy (APT), on mice models with Autism spectrum disorder (ASD) and Fragile X Syndrome. To date, 1-2% of children in the United States are affected by ASD.
For a long time Sage (Salvia) species have been used in traditional medicine for the relief of pain, protecting the body against oxidative stress, free radical damages, angiogenesis, inflammation, bacterial and virus infection, etc.
This comprehensive research article analyzes the remedial and anticancer properties of Curcuma longa L. [Zingiberaceae], also known as C. longa and turmeric. Turmeric is an herbaceous perennial plant from the Curcuma genus that prospers in mainly Eastern Asia and has been used for decades in parts of Southeast Asia and India as an alternative herbal remedy for anti-inflammation and wound healing.