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Antiulcerogenic activity of Scutia buxifolia on gastric ulcers induced by ethanol in rats
Gastric ulcers affect many people around the world and their development is a result of the imbalance between aggressive and protective factors in the gastric mucosa. Scutia buxifolia, commonly knownExpand
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HPLC Analysis of Phenolics Compounds and Antioxidant Capacity of Leaves of Vitex megapotamica (Sprengel) Moldenke
Vitex megapotamica (Sprengel) Moldenke belongs to the Verbenaceae family and is popularly known as “tarumã”. The antioxidant capacity of fractions and crude extract from the leaves of V. megapotamicaExpand
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Antiinflammatory effects of Viola tricolor gel in a model of sunburn in rats and the gel stability study.
ETHNOPHARMACOLOGICAL RELEVANCE Viola tricolor, popularly known as heartsease has been empirically used in several skin disorders, including burns. AIM OF THE STUDY The objective of this study wasExpand
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Antioxidant Activity and Phytochemical Composition of the Leaves of Solanum guaraniticum A. St.-Hil
Solanum guaraniticum is a shrub belonging to the Solanaceae family popularly known in Brazil as jurubeba or false-jurubeba. The aim of this study was to evaluate the antioxidant activity of crudeExpand
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Effect of Black Grape Juice against Heart Damage from Acute Gamma TBI in Rats
The aim of this study was to evaluate the potential positive effect of black grape juice (BGJ) on lipid peroxidation considering Total Body Irradiation (TBI) in Wistar rats. As a potential feasibleExpand
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Analysis of rutin in the extract and gel of Viola tricolor.
Heartsease, also known as wild pansy (Viola tricolor L.), contains considerable amounts of polyphenols: 109.32 ± 1.29 mg of Gallic acid equivalent/g of extract. This study investigates theirExpand
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Hepatotoxicity Evaluation of Aqueous Extract from Scutia buxifolia
Nowadays there is an increase in the number of people taking herbals worldwide. Scutia buxifolia is used for the treatment of hypertension, but little is known about its action on liver. Thirty-twoExpand
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In vitro growth-inhibitory effect of Brazilian plants extracts against Paenibacillus larvae and toxicity in bees.
American foulbrood (AFB) is a serious worldwide spreading disease in bees caused by Paenibacillus larvae. Plants extracts are known to decrease or inhibit the growth of these bacteria. The purpose ofExpand
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Prooxidant activity of norbixin in model of acute gastric ulcer induced by ethanol in rats
Free radicals and oxidative stress play a central role in gastric injuries caused by ethanol (EtOH). Antioxidant strategies to counteract EtOH toxicity are highly desirable. Norbixin (NBIX) is aExpand
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Phytochemical analysis and toxicity investigation of stem bark of Scutia buxifolia Reissek
Phytochemical analysis of lyophilised aqueous extract of the stem bark of Scutia buxifolia (SBSB) was carried out by determining total phenolics (0.280 ± 0.02 mg of gallic acid equivalents/g ofExpand
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