[Multimorbidity and multi-target-therapy with herbal drugs].

@article{Saller2012MultimorbidityAM,
  title={[Multimorbidity and multi-target-therapy with herbal drugs].},
  author={Reinhard Saller and Matthias Rostock},
  journal={Praxis},
  year={2012},
  volume={101 25},
  pages={1637-42}
}
The active components of herbal drugs and substances are pleiotropic multi-ingredient compounds with multitarget properties including antiinflammatory effects. A pleiotropic inhibition of inflammation could play an important role in mutlimorbide patients as an attempt of prevention or retardation of metastasis. A large number of experimental data for European and non-European herbal drugs as well as various herbal drug combinations suggest such a possibility. Despite the so far small number of… CONTINUE READING