Corpus ID: 212502315

The Pharmaceutical Importance of Althaea officinalis and Althaea rosea : A Review

@inproceedings{AlSnafi2013ThePI,
  title={The Pharmaceutical Importance of Althaea officinalis and Althaea rosea : A Review},
  author={A. E. Al-Snafi},
  year={2013}
}
  • A. E. Al-Snafi
  • Published 2013
  • Two species of the genus Althea (Malvaceae) were grown in Iraq, Althaea officinalis and Althaea rosea. Althaea officinalis contained pectins 11% , starch 25-35% , mono-, and di-saccharide, saccharose 10% , mucilage 5%, flavonoids (Hypolaetin-8-glucoside, isoquercitrin, kaempferol, caffeic, pcoumaric acid), coumarins, scopoletin, phytosterols, tannins, asparagine and many amino acids. The previous studies showed that Althaea officinalis possessed antimicrobial, antiinflammatory, immunomodulatory… CONTINUE READING
    59 Citations
    Althaea Officinalis in Traditional Medicine and modern phytotherapy
    • 2
    • PDF
    MEDICINAL VALUE OF LAGERSTROEMIA SPECIOSA: AN UPDATED REVIEW
    • 3
    Immune-Stimulatory Effects of Althaea rosea Flower Extracts through the MAPK Signaling Pathway in RAW264.7 Cells
    • 10
    • PDF
    A Systematic review on Banaba
    • PDF
    THE THERAPEUTIC IMPORTANCEOF CASSIA OCCIDENTALIS- AN OVERVIEW
    • 31
    • PDF
    THE CHEMICAL CONSTITUENTS AND PHARMACOLOGICAL EFFECTS OF CALENDULA OFFICINALIS - A REVIEW
    • 49
    • PDF

    References

    SHOWING 1-10 OF 47 REFERENCES
    Pharmacological activity of Althaea officinalis L.
    • 47
    • PDF
    Antioxidant activity of medicinal plant polysaccharides.
    • 150
    The antioxidant and Flavonoids contents of Althaea officinalis L. flowers based on their color
    • 39
    • PDF
    Hypoglycemic activity of twenty plant mucilages and three modified products.
    • 49
    Antimicrobial and Cytotoxic Activities of the Extracts Obtained from the Flowers of Alcea Rosea L.
    • 14
    • PDF
    Flavonoids, Phenolic Acids and Coumarins from the Roots of Althaea officinalis.
    • J. Gudej
    • Chemistry, Medicine
    • Planta medica
    • 1991
    • 37