Immunological Effects of Medicinal Plants: A Review (Part 2)

Author(s): Ali E. Al-Snafi.

Journal Name: Immunology, Endocrine & Metabolic Agents in Medicinal Chemistry (Under Re-organization)
(Formerly Current Medicinal Chemistry - Immunology, Endocrine & Metabolic Agents)

Volume 16 , Issue 2 , 2016

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Abstract:

Many studies showed that medicinal plants possessed immunological effects. The plants with immunological effects were included: Agrimonia eupatoria, Alpinia galanga, Althaea officinalis, Althaea officinalis, Althaea rosea, Avena sativa, Bauhinia variegata, Betula alba, Brassica rapa, Bryophyllum pinnatum, Caesalpinia cristaCalendula officinalis, Calotropis procera, Canna indica, Capsicum annuum, Capsicum frutescens, Carthamus tinctorius, Carum carvi, Cassia occidentalis, Cichorium intybus, Cistanche tubulosa, Citrus species, Clerodendrum inerme, Clitoria ternatea, Convolvulus arvensis, Cordia myxa, Crocus sativus, Cuminum cyminum, Cydonia oblonga, Cynodon dactylon, Cyperus rotuntdus, Eupatorium cannabinum and Euphorbia hirta. This review will highlight the immunological effects of these medicinal plants.

Keywords: Experimental, herbs, immune system, immunological, medicinal plant, pharmacology.

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VOLUME: 16
ISSUE: 2
Year: 2016
Page: [100 - 121]
Pages: 22
DOI: 10.2174/1871522216666161014155814
Price: $58

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