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  1. Content type: Original contribution

    Dennettia tripetala is a medicinal plant with in vitro antioxidant activities. It is capable of protecting the liver and kidney of rats from damage when administered prior to a single ...

    Authors: Sylvia O. Iseghohi and Noghayin E. J. Orhue

    Citation: Clinical Phytoscience 2017 3:4

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  2. Content type: Original contribution

    Trematodicidal action of Marattia fraxinea (Sm.) rhizome, extracts against adult Gastrothylax crumenifer and its morphological changes under light and scanning electron microscope was studied in this work. This p...

    Authors: Kalpana Devi Rajesh, Vasantha Subramani, Panneerselvam Annamalai, Rajesh Nakulan V., Jeyathilakan Narayanaperumal, Perumal Ponraj and Rajasekar Durai

    Citation: Clinical Phytoscience 2017 3:3

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  3. Content type: Original contribution

    The economic cost of and liver and kidney diseases in Sub Saharan Africa remain prohibitive, hence the quest for medicinal foods that can reverse hepato-renal damages. The aim of this study is to investigate t...

    Authors: Kenneth Obinna Okolo, Iyeopu Minakiri Siminialayi and Orish Ebere Orisakwe

    Citation: Clinical Phytoscience 2017 3:2

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  4. Content type: Original contribution

    Oxidative stress is found as one of the causes in various pathological conditions. It has been proven in many studies that medicinal plants have antioxidant constituents that help in coping with the oxidative ...

    Authors: Harsha Lad and Deepak Bhatnagar

    Citation: Clinical Phytoscience 2017 3:1

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  5. Content type: Review

    Free radicals are highly reactive molecules generated during oxidation reactions which in turn initiate chain reactions resulting to cellular damage. There is substantial evidence implicating free radicals esp...

    Authors: Bashir Lawal, Oluwatosin K. Shittu, Florence I. Oibiokpa, Eustace B. Berinyuy and Hadiza Mohammed

    Citation: Clinical Phytoscience 2016 2:23

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  6. Content type: Original contribution

    In the current study in vitro antioxidant, thrombolytic and in vivo analgesic, anti-inflammatory, anti-diarrheal activities of methanol extract of Ixora cuneifolia leaves (MEIL) were investigated.

    Authors: Tamanna Binte Huq, M. Sohanur Rahman, M. Akhlatun Nure, Md Solayman Hossain, Abeer Sarwar, Azharul Islam, Munny Das, Md Emdadul Haque, Tasnia Malik, Md Wali Reza, Bikash Chandra Adhikary, Minhazur Rahman, Taslima Begum and Mst Marium Begum

    Citation: Clinical Phytoscience 2016 2:22

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  7. Content type: Original contribution

    For many women, the monthly suffering induced by menstrual “cramps” is severe enough to profoundly disrupt their quality of life. In the case of primary dysmenorrhea, a condition related to premenstrual syndro...

    Authors: Johann Röhrl, Oliver Werz, Aldo Ammendola and Gerald Künstle

    Citation: Clinical Phytoscience 2016 2:20

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  8. Content type: Original contribution

    Garcinia kola is used in traditional medicine in various parts of Africa including Nigeria for the amelioration of hypertension, cough, diabetes, sickle cell anemia, bacterial and fung...

    Authors: Ene B. Adejor, Danladi A. Ameh, Dorcas B. James, Olumuyiwa A. Owolabi and Uche S. Ndidi

    Citation: Clinical Phytoscience 2016 2:19

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  9. Content type: Original contribution

    Senna alata (S. alata) has numerous pharmacological activities including anti-lipogenic effect in high-fat diet (HFD)-induced obese mice. The present study investigated the effect of S...

    Authors: Jarinyaporn Naowaboot and Pritsana Piyabhan

    Citation: Clinical Phytoscience 2016 2:18

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    The Erratum to this article has been published in Clinical Phytoscience 2016 2:21

  10. Content type: Original contribution

    A neurological disorder is becoming one of the major health problems worldwide. Synthetic drugs for neurological disorders often produce unwanted effects while traditional plant- derived drugs offer a unique s...

    Authors: Sakia Ferdousy, Md Atiar Rahman, Md Mamun Al-Amin, Jannatul Aklima and J. M. Kamirul Hasan Chowdhury

    Citation: Clinical Phytoscience 2016 2:17

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  11. Content type: Original contribution

    Drugs are an important cause of liver injury. The use of natural remedies for the treatment of liver diseases has a long history and medicinal plants are still used all over the world for this purpose. For the...

    Authors: Maryam Moossavi, Reyhane Hoshyar, Mina Hemmati, Ali Farahi and Hossein Javdani

    Citation: Clinical Phytoscience 2016 2:16

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  12. Content type: Short communication

    We investigated effects of high doses of Jujube fruits and Saffron petals on biochemical and hematological biomarkers in rats. During 14 days treatment of herbs, mortality was not observed. No difference repor...

    Authors: Banafsheh Safizadeh, Reyhane Hoshyar, Mina Hemmati, Asghar Zarban and Roshanak Ebrahimi

    Citation: Clinical Phytoscience 2016 2:15

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  13. Content type: Original contribution

    The therapeutic potentials of the methanolic extract of pineapple peel against alcohol – induced lung injury in male albino rats was investigated. GC – MS was used in characterizing secondary metabolites of th...

    Authors: Ochuko L. Erukainure, John A. Ajiboye, Oluwatoyin Y. Okafor, Emeka E. Okoro, Godfrey Asieba, Bolanle B. Sarumi, Sunday O. Adenekan and Moses Z. Zaruwa

    Citation: Clinical Phytoscience 2016 2:14

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  14. Content type: Original contribution

    Phytochemical screening, antioxidant and antimicrobial activities of hexane, ethylacetate and methanol crude extracts of Acalypha ciliata plant was studied in this work. This plant according to folk medicine has ...

    Authors: Oluwakayode Odeja, Christiana Ene Ogwuche, Elias Emeka Elemike and Grace Obi

    Citation: Clinical Phytoscience 2016 2:12

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  15. Content type: Original contribution

    Oxidative stress (OS) has been linked to the pathology of a variety of chronic and degenerative diseases. Medicinal plants contain bioactive compounds which are capable of preventing and fighting these disease...

    Authors: Anthonet Ndidi Ezejiofor, Nnaemeka Arinze Udowelle and Orish Ebere Orisakwe

    Citation: Clinical Phytoscience 2016 2:11

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  16. Content type: Original contribution

    Bioactive compounds in wild medicinal mushrooms are known to contain potent antimicrobial property. Hence, there is need to assess the antimicrobial properties of these wild mushrooms in order to adequately ut...

    Authors: Zeniyat Abubakar, Olusola Clement Ogidi and Victor Olusegun Oyetayo

    Citation: Clinical Phytoscience 2016 2:8

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  17. Content type: Original contribution

    Phytochemical derived from plant consisting of phenols and flavonoids possess antioxidant properties, which are useful to scavenge reactive oxygen species (ROS). The aim of the work is to ascertain the level o...

    Authors: Md Solayman Hossain, M. Sohanur Rahman, A. H. M. Rahmatullah Imon, Sinthia Zaman, A. S. M. Badrul Alam Siddiky, Milon Mondal, Abeer Sarwar, Tamanna Binte Huq, Bikash Chandra Adhikary, Taslima Begum, Asma Tabassum, Sumaiya Alam and Mst Marium Begum

    Citation: Clinical Phytoscience 2016 2:10

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  18. Content type: Original contribution

    Inhibition of acetylcholinesterase (AChE) and butyrylcholinesterase (BChE) related to Alzheimer’s disease as well as tyrosinase (TYR) relevant to Parkinson’s disease is an important approach to find novel drug...

    Authors: Ilkay Erdogan Orhan, Fatma Sezer Senol, Mehmet Zeki Haznedaroglu, Halil Koyu, Sinem Aslan Erdem, Gulderen Yılmaz, Mehmet Cicek, A. Emre Yaprak, Esin Ari, Nurgun Kucukboyaci and Gulnur Toker

    Citation: Clinical Phytoscience 2016 2:9

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  19. Content type: Original contribution

    While the most common pharmacological treatments for autoimmune renal pathologies are well studied, herbal remedies are often overlooked. In this study, the effect of the herbal treatment Canephron® N (CAN) in...

    Authors: Konstantin V. Sivak, Elena E. Lesiovskaya, Kira I. Stosman and Tatyana N. Savateeva-Lubimova

    Citation: Clinical Phytoscience 2016 2:5

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  20. Content type: Original contribution

    Acute upper respiratory tract infections (ARI) in children are quite common and often recurrent. Overuse of antibiotics must be avoided, and thus herbal remedies are a useful therapeutic option, as most ARIs c...

    Authors: Vera P. Vavilova, Dimitri Abramov-Sommariva, Hubert Steindl, Meinolf Wonnemann, Elena G. Ryzhova, Tatiana V. Rusova, Alexander A. Lebedenko and Ivan I. Kolchenko

    Citation: Clinical Phytoscience 2016 2:6

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  21. Content type: Review

    Silymarin has long been used as a hepatoprotective remedy. Chronic toxicity studies in rodents have confirmed that silymarin has a very low toxicity. These data support its history as a safe medication in hepa...

    Authors: Claus Hellerbrand, Jörn M. Schattenberg, Philipp Peterburs, Anja Lechner and Reto Brignoli

    Citation: Clinical Phytoscience 2016 2:7

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  22. Content type: Original contribution

    Viola odorata, widely distributed in Eastern and Western Himalaya region is extensively used in treatment of various respiratory ailment, calculous affections and nervous disorders. It...

    Authors: Shiv Shanker Gautam, Navneet Bithel, Sanjay Kumar, Deepak Painuly and Jashbir Singh

    Citation: Clinical Phytoscience 2016 2:4

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  23. Content type: Original contribution

    Polygonum hydropiper L. is used by folk medicinal practitioners of Bangladesh. Juice of leaves is used in headache, pain, toothache, liver enlargement, gastric ulcer, dysentery, loss o...

    Authors: Arafat Rahman Oany, Al Ahad Siddikey, Mohammad Uzzal Hossain, Rafiad Islam and Abdullah-Al Emran

    Citation: Clinical Phytoscience 2016 2:2

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  24. Content type: Original contribution

    Finding a treatment for diabetes that does not have side effects has remained elusive. Among natural agents, much attention has been focused on phenolic compounds. For both their medicinal and nutritional valu...

    Authors: Mina Hemmati, Elham Serki, Maryam Gholami and Reyhane Hoshyar

    Citation: Clinical Phytoscience 2016 2:3

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  25. Content type: Original contribution

    Estrogens have neuroprotective properties. The aim of the study was to assess the impact of an isopropanolic extract of Cimicifuga racemosa (iCR), 17ß-estradiol (E2), testosterone (T) and Tibolone’s 3α-OH meta...

    Authors: Petra Stute, Gunnar Habermann, Ludwig Kiesel, Hans-Heinrich Henneicke-von Zepelin and Susana Garcia de Arriba

    Citation: Clinical Phytoscience 2016 2:1

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  26. Content type: Original contribution

    Natural medicinal products have gained recognition worldwide in the treatment and control of diseases. One of the major concerns as they are used is the lack of adequate pharmacological and toxicological data ...

    Authors: Zelipha N. Kabubii, James Mbaria and Mbaabu Mathiu

    Citation: Clinical Phytoscience 2015 1:9

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  27. Content type: Original contribution

    More than 90 % of uncomplicated upper respiratory tract infections are caused by viruses, with a risk of developing subsequent bacterial infections in some patients. The risk of development of microbial compli...

    Authors: Svitlana Yaremchuk, Dmytro Zabolotny, Іgor Vareniuk, Nikolay Makarchuk and Stanislav Veselsky

    Citation: Clinical Phytoscience 2015 1:8

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  28. Content type: Original Contribution

    Despite of increasing prevalence of bacterial resistance to antibiotics and possible adverse drug reactions (ADRs), uncomplicated lower urinary tract infections (uUTIs) are usually treated with antibiotics. Ca...

    Authors: Dmitry Ivanov, Dimitri Abramov-Sommariva, Kathrin Moritz, Herbert Eskötter, Tatyana Kostinenko, Liliya Martynyuk, Nikolay Kolesnik and Kurt G Naber

    Citation: Clinical Phytoscience 2015 1:7

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  29. Content type: Original contribution

    Phytochemical screening, antimicrobial and antioxidant activities of the hexane, ethylacetate and methanol crude extracts of Senna occidentalis (L.) leaves were studied in this work. The ...

    Authors: Oluwakayode Odeja, Grace Obi, Christiana Ene Ogwuche, Elias Emeka Elemike and Yemi Oderinlo

    Citation: Clinical Phytoscience 2015 1:6

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    The Retraction Note to this article has been published in Clinical Phytoscience 2016 2:13

  30. Content type: Review

    Cardiovascular diseases (CVDs) remain the leading cause of death globally. In addition to conventional medications, a plethora of herbal products continue to offer therapeutic alternatives to patients to assua...

    Authors: Shanoo Suroowan and Fawzi Mahomoodally

    Citation: Clinical Phytoscience 2015 1:1

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  31. Content type: Original contribution

    Acute bronchitis, frequently emerging with the common cold is one of the most frequent causes of primary care consultations. It is a self-limiting disease which poses both high symptom burden to individuals an...

    Authors: Peter Kardos

    Citation: Clinical Phytoscience 2015 1:2

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  32. Content type: Review

    Asthma and COPD are chronic inflammatory respiratory diseases affecting millions of people worldwide and increasing in prevalence. Current treatment options for both conditions aim to alleviate symptoms, impro...

    Authors: Rebecca Clarke, Fionnuala T Lundy and Lorcan McGarvey

    Citation: Clinical Phytoscience 2015 1:4

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  33. Content type: Original contribution

    Struvite also called as infection stones occur in the urinary system of humans particularly the women community. The present work was aimed to grow struvite crystals in-vitro using single diffusion gel growth ...

    Authors: B. Bindhu, A. S. Swetha and K. Veluraja

    Citation: Clinical Phytoscience 2015 1:3

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  34. Content type: Original contribution

    Silymarin derived from the milk thistle plant “Silybum marianum” is composed of four major flavonolignans. Clinical as well as experimental studies indicate hepatoprotective effects of silymarin. However, the ...

    Authors: Abdo Mahli, Andreas Koch, Barbara Czech, Philipp Peterburs, Anja Lechner, Jutta Haunschild, Martina Müller and Claus Hellerbrand

    Citation: Clinical Phytoscience 2015 1:5

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