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Estudo sobre o uso de plantas medicinais em crianças hospitalizadas da cidade de João Pessoa: riscos e benefícios
The aim of this study is to investigate the use of medicinal plants in children of zero to 12 years hospitalized in the "Hospital Infantil Arlinda Marques", City of Joao Pessoa, State of Paraiba,Expand
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Uso de plantas medicinais pelos idosos em uma estratégia saúde da família
This study about medicinal plants was done at a Santo Antônio’s aged group in the Family’s Health Estrategy in Pedras de Fogo city — Paraíba (PB), Brasil, with the purpose to rescue the popular’sExpand
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Plants and their active constituents from South, Central, and North America with hypoglycemic activity
There has been marked interest in recent years in the use of plants for the treatment of diabetes. Plants have been found in many countries which have been indicated as having hypoglycemic activity.Expand
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Estudo da interferência de óleos essenciais sobre a atividade de alguns antibióticos usados na clínica
The aim of this study was to evaluate the interference of essential oils from Lippia sidoides Cham, Plectranthus amboinicus Lour Spr., Conyza bonariensis L. and Eucalyptus citriodora Hook on theExpand
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Atividade antifúngica de óleos essenciais sobre espécies de Candida
Candidiasis occurs as a superficial or profound fungal infection caused by yeasts belonging to the Candida genus. This infectious has been considered the main mycotic infection in the nosocomialExpand
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Inhibitory effect of some phytochemicals in the growth of yeasts potentially causing opportunistic infections
Opportunistic infections caused by yeasts have been characterized as emerging diseases all over the world and this has caused the search for new products capable of inhibiting the survival of theirExpand
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Natural products reported as potential inhibitors of uterine cervical neoplasia
The present work is a literature review of crude plant extracts, semi-purified fractions and chemically defined molecules with potential antitumor activity against uterine cervical neoplasia. TheExpand
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Antibacterial effects of Plectranthus amboinicus (Lour.) Spreng (Lamiaceae) in Methicillin resistant staphylococcus aureus (MRSA)
SUMMARY. The present study describes some in vitro experiments with hydroalcoholic extract of leaves from Plectranthus amboinicus (Lour.) Spreng (Lamiaceae) in several Methicillin resistantExpand
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Interference of Plectranthus amboinicus (Lour.) Spreng essential oil on the anti-Candida activity of some clinically used antifungals
Plants with medicinal properties have been applied for a long in the traditional health care, so that sometimes their use takes place concomitantly to the use of industrialized drugs. The aim of thisExpand
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MARIA, DOS ANDORES À MEDICINA CASEIRA: SEU NOME E OS NOMES POPULARES DAS PLANTAS MEDICINAIS
This article aims to discuss the Marian devotional identify of Catholic Christianity, based on the popular nomenclature of medicinal plants. Popular religiosity in Brazil shows that the religiousExpand