Relaxant Effect of Essential Oil of Artemisia herba-alba Asso. on Rodent Jejunum Contractions

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Artemisia herba-alba Asso. is a shrub commonly encountered in Morocco. It is used in traditional medicine for treating intestinal disorders. The essential oil extracted from the plant's aerial parts reversibly relaxed the spontaneous tonus of the rabbit jejunum in a reversible concentration dependent manner with an IC(50) value of 97.33 ± 2.59 ng/ml and… (More)
DOI: 10.3797/scipharm.1106-13

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@inproceedings{Aziz2012RelaxantEO, title={Relaxant Effect of Essential Oil of Artemisia herba-alba Asso. on Rodent Jejunum Contractions}, author={Mohammed Aziz and Ahmed Karim and El Mokhtar El Ouariachi and Abdelhamid Bouyanzer and Souliman Amrani and Hassane Mekhfi and Abderrahim Ziyyat and Ahmed Melhaoui and Mohamed Bnouham and Abdelkhaleq Legssyer}, booktitle={Scientia pharmaceutica}, year={2012} }