In vitro anti-rotavirus activity of some medicinal plants used in Brazil against diarrhea.

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Acute diarrhea, especially in children, is a very common disease with worldwide distribution and with a significant public health impact. Rotaviruses have been recognized as the major agents of diarrhea in infants and young children in developed as well as developing countries. In Brazil, diarrhea is one of the principal causes of death, mainly in the… (More)

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@article{Gonalves2005InVA, title={In vitro anti-rotavirus activity of some medicinal plants used in Brazil against diarrhea.}, author={Jorge Gonçalves and Rosana Conrado Lopes and Dieckson Baptista Oliveira and Sady Selaimen de Costa and Margarida S Miranda and Maria Teresa Villela Romanos and Norma Suely de Oliveira Santos and Marcia Dutra Wigg}, journal={Journal of ethnopharmacology}, year={2005}, volume={99 3}, pages={403-7} }