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A review of chemical components and pharmacological effects ofMelissa officinalis L

  title={A review of chemical components and pharmacological effects ofMelissa officinalis L},
  author={Sepideh Miraj and Niloufar Azizi and Sara Kiani},
Melissa officinalis is a plant growing and cultivated in some parts of Iran. The leaves of lemon balm, M. officinalis L. (Lamiaceae) are used in Iranian folk medicine for their digestive, carminative, antispasmodic, sedative, analgesic, tonic and diuretic as well as for functional gastrointestinal disorders. The aim of this study was to overview its therapeutic effects than its nutritive and industrial effects. This review article was carried out by searching studies in PubMed, Medline, Web of… Expand
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