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HYPERFORIN: A POTENT ANTI-DEPRESSANT NATURAL DRUG

@inproceedings{Jat2013HYPERFORINAP,
  title={HYPERFORIN: A POTENT ANTI-DEPRESSANT NATURAL DRUG},
  author={Lala Ram Jat},
  year={2013}
}
St. John’s wort (SJW) extracts, prepared from the aerial parts of Hypericum perforatum, contain numerous pharmacologically active ingredients, including aphthodianthrones (e.g., hypericin and its derivatives) and phloroglucinols derivatives (e.g., hyperforin)[5]. Hyperforin is a structurally novel anti-depressant isolated from Hypericum perforatum commonly known as St.John’s Wort. Hyperforin used as antidepressants by blocking the reuptake of the neurotransmitters norepinephrine, serotonin, and… Expand
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