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Type: Artigo de periódico
Title: Should Anacardium Humile St. Hil Be Used As An Antiulcer Agent? A Scientific Approach To The Traditional Knowledge.
Author: Luiz-Ferreira, Anderson
Cola-Miranda, Maira
Barbastefano, Victor
Hiruma-Lima, Clélia Akiko
Vilegas, Wagner
Souza Brito, Alba Regina Monteiro
Abstract: The crude methanolic extract (ME) obtained from the leaves of Anacardium humile was evaluated orally at doses of 250-500-1000 mg/kg on gastric lesion on ethanol and piroxicam induced gastric lesions in rodents. All the tested doses significantly inhibited gastric lesions by 56 to 100%. These results seems to support the traditional use of this species in the treatment of gastric diseases.
Subject: Anacardium
Animals
Anti-ulcer Agents
Dose-response Relationship, Drug
Ethanol
Male
Mice
Phytotherapy
Piroxicam
Plant Extracts
Plant Leaves
Rats
Rats, Wistar
Stomach Ulcer
Rights: fechado
Identifier DOI: 10.1016/j.fitote.2007.11.006
Address: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/18164871
Date Issue: 2008
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