Cândida Aparecida Leite Kassuya

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AIM OF THE STUDY Magnolia ovata (A.St.-Hil.) Spreng (formerly Talauma ovata), known as "pinha-do-brejo" or "baguaçu", is a large tree widely distributed in Brazil. Its trunk bark has been used in(More)
BACKGROUND Annona dioica St. Hill (Annonacaeae) is a Brazilian plant used in folk medicine for the treatment of several types of rheumatisms and diarrhoea. The focus of this work was to evaluate the(More)
OBJECTIVES Previous studies have shown that essential oil containing (R)-(+)-limonene and α-phellandrene, extracted from fruits of Schinus terebinthifolius Raddi, exhibit anti-inflammatory activity.(More)
The present study investigated the antinociceptive effects of the flavonoid myricitrin in chemical behavioral models of pain in mice and rats. Myricitrin given by i.p. or p.o. routes produced(More)
Previous studies have shown that the extracts obtained from Phyllanthus amarus, and some of the lignans isolated from it, exhibit pronounced antiinflammatory properties. In the present study, we have(More)