Detoxification of Croton tiglium L. seeds by Ayurvedic process of Śodhana
- Chemistry, MedicineAncient science of life
The toxicity of C. tiglium seeds may be due to the presence of phorbol esters and crotonic acid along with other constituents that are oil soluble and may be removed by cow milk during the process of Śodhana.
Ayurveda the Ancient Science of Healing: An Insight
The term Ayurveda, a Sanskrit word, translates into knowledge (Veda) of life (Ayur); Veda also means science. After being transmitted orally for thousands of years, the ancient Ayurvedic texts…
Trichosanthes dioica Roxb.: A vegetable with diverse pharmacological properties
A review of the scientific studies on T. dioica to find the scientific basis of the traditional use to understand the plant’s potential in therapy and to expand the understanding of the therapeutic potential of this species.
Ashwagandha (Withania somnifera) and Their Effects on the Reproductive Hormones of Male Rats
The results of Ashwagandha powder, extract and combination orally to rats revealed that non-significant differences in body weight gains, feed efficiency ratio, feed intake and decreased serum lipid profile and increased in HDL-c.
Antidiabetic activity of standardized dried tubers extract of Aconitum napellus in streptozotocin-induced diabetic rats.
- Medicine3 Biotech
The results of antidiabetic activity showed that the plant can be used as a potent source for the treatment of diabetes and its complications.
- Secondary Metabolites of Medicinal Plants
Phytochemistry, pharmacological activities and uses of Indian traditional medicinal plant Kaempferia galanga L. - An overview.
- Medicine, BiologyJournal of ethnopharmacology
This review provides a current data on diversity, phytochemistry, pharmacological activities and traditional uses of K. galanga, an important Indian medicinal herb that has a long history of use in the treatment of several kinds of human ailments.
Evaluation of antidiabetic activity of Rajata bhasma
The present study shows that RB does have antidiabetic activity and significantly lowered the blood glucose level and increased the high-density lipoprotein level in streptozotocin-induced diabetic rats.
Physicochemical characterization of Suvarna Bhasma, its toxicity profiling in rat and behavioural assessment in zebrafish model.
- Medicine, ChemistryJournal of ethnopharmacology
An evidence-based study on Suvarna Bhasma regarding its physicochemical properties, toxicity and efficacy is presented and it is revealed that it contained spherical gold nanoparticles, which was nontoxic in rat model at the does tested.
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Radicular pain - recent pathophysiologic concepts and therapeutic implications.
Clinical trials have now been initiated to assess the possibility of treating sciatica with selective inhibition of TNF.
Effects of intrathecal morphine, clonidine and baclofen on allodynia after partial sciatic nerve injury in the rat
- MedicineActa anaesthesiologica Scandinavica
The effects of intrathecal morphine, clonidine and baclofen on the allodynia‐like responses of rats with partial sciatic nerve injury were examined.
Glycosphingolipid Antibodies in Serum in Patients With Sciatica
The presence of glycosphingolipid antibodies in patients with Sciatica and disc herniation suggests an activation of the immune system and thus a process possibly involved in the pathophysiology of sciatica.
Efficacy and safety of salmeterol in childhood asthma
- MedicineEuropean Journal of Pediatrics
Data from both studies showed that the improvement in lung function was maintained throughout 12 months' treatment, and an interaction between baseline PEF less than 100% predicted normal value and treatment outcome was found.
Breathing exercises for asthma.
- MedicineThe Cochrane database of systematic reviews
No reliable conclusions can be drawn concerning the use of breathing exercises for asthma in clinical practice, however trends for improvement, notably in quality of life measurements, are encouraging and further studies including full descriptions of treatment methods and outcome measurements are required.
Evaluation of immunomodulatory potential of Ocimum sanctum seed oil and its possible mechanism of action.
- MedicineJournal of ethnopharmacology
OSSO appears to modulate both humoral and cell-mediated immune responsiveness and these immunomodulatory effects may be mediated by GABAergic pathways.
Sahaja yoga in the management of moderate to severe asthma: a randomised controlled trial
This randomised controlled trial has shown that the practice of Sahaja yoga does have limited beneficial effects on some objective and subjective measures of the impact of asthma.
A Review of Budesonide Inhalation Suspension in the Treatment of Pediatric Asthma
Budesonide inhalation suspension is a glucocorticoid with high topical and low systemic activity that improves asthma symptoms and lung function and decreases the need for breakthrough bronchodilators in children aged 12 months‐8 years.