Phytochemical analysis of a herbal tea from Artemisia annua L.

  title={Phytochemical analysis of a herbal tea from Artemisia annua L.},
  author={Teresa Carbonara and Rossana Pascale and Maria Pia Argentieri and Paride Papadia and Francesco Paolo Fanizzi and Luciano Villanova and Pinarosa Avato},
  journal={Journal of pharmaceutical and biomedical analysis},
Strategies to control diffusion of malaria needs to account for the increase of resistance of the parasite to the conventional antimalarial drugs. It has been proposed that a traditional aqueous preparation from Artemisia annua, with a low content of the active compound, artemisinin, may reduce the risk of resistance of the protozoa and be relatively more effective in the treatment of the disease. The solubility properties of the molecule have been the matter of concern about the therapeutic… CONTINUE READING
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