Eduardo Ekundi-Valentim

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BACKGROUND Non-steroidal antiinflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) are the most commonly prescribed agents for arthritic patients, although gastric effects limit their long-term use. Considering the reported gastric safety of hydrogen sulfide (H2S)-releasing NSAIDs, in addition to the anti-inflammatory effects of H2S administration to rats with synovitis, we decided(More)
ETHNOPHARMACOLOGICAL RELEVANCE Anadenanthera colubrina (Vell.) Brenan, popularly known as "angico", is a plant that has been widely used in folk medicine due to its anti-inflammatory property. To evaluate the pharmacological activities of this plant, studies were performed on its antinociceptive and anti-inflammatory properties. MATERIALS AND METHODS The(More)
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