Bioactivity guided evaluation of anti-inflammatory and antinociceptive activities of Arceuthobium oxycedri (DC) M. Bieb.


Akkol E. K. , Orhan I., Kartal M. , Yesilada E.

JOURNAL OF ETHNOPHARMACOLOGY, cilt.128, ss.79-84, 2010 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 128 Konu: 1
  • Basım Tarihi: 2010
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1016/j.jep.2009.12.028
  • Dergi Adı: JOURNAL OF ETHNOPHARMACOLOGY
  • Sayfa Sayısı: ss.79-84

Özet

Ethnopharmacological relevance: Arceuthobium oxycedri (D.C.) M. Bieb. (Loranthaceae) or dwarf mistletoe is a rare semi-parasitic plant that lives on the branches of Juniperus oxycedrus as the host plant. In Turkish folk medicine, the plant is prescribed as a panacea for every kind of diseases, including, against infectious and inflammatory disorders of upper respiratory system and gastro-intestinal complaints or as a hypotensive remedy.