Phytochemical contents and antioxidant capacities of two Aloe greatheadii var. davyana extracts.

@article{Botes2008PhytochemicalCA,
  title={Phytochemical contents and antioxidant capacities of two Aloe greatheadii var. davyana extracts.},
  author={Lisa Botes and Francois Hendrikus van der Westhuizen and Du Toit Loots},
  journal={Molecules},
  year={2008},
  volume={13 9},
  pages={2169-80}
}
Aloe greatheadii var. davyana (Asphodelaceae) is used among rural South African communities to treat arthritis, skin cancer, burns, eczema, psoriasis, digestive problems, high blood pressure and diabetes, despite very little supporting scientific evidence. Due to increased interest by both the scientific community and industry regarding the medicinal uses… CONTINUE READING