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Therapeutic Uses of Daucus carota: A Review

  title={Therapeutic Uses of Daucus carota: A Review},
  author={Mahammad Shakheel and Tripthi Saliyan and K. Hedge},
Plants have been the basis for medical treatments through much of human history, and such traditional medicine is still widely practiced today. The herbal products which have been used in traditional medicine have become an attractive. The herbal products have important role throughout the world in treating and preventing a human disease. Common advantages of herbal medicines are effectiveness, safety, affordability and acceptability. Medicinal plants and their products have been used in the… Expand
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Nutritive Evaluation, Mineral Composition and Phytochemical Analysis of Leaf Protein Concentrates of Daucus carota
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Cold pressed carrot (Daucus carota subsp. sativus) seed oil
Abstract Green extraction techniques have attracted attention in recent years and are expected to become more popular. They could be defined as alternative extraction techniques, which provideExpand


In vivo antioxidant and hepatoprotective activity of methanolic extracts of Daucus carota seeds in experimental animals.
DCSE has contributed to the reduction of oxidative stress and the protection of liver in experimental rats and a significant decrease in SGPT, SGOT and ALP levels was observed in all drug treated groups as compared to thioacetamide group. Expand
Hypotensive action of coumarin glycosides from Daucus carota.
Results indicate that DC-2 and DC-3 may be acting through blockade of calcium channels and this effect may be responsible for the blood pressure lowering effect of the compounds observed in the in vivo studies. Expand
Bioactive chemicals from carrot (Daucus carota) juice extracts for the treatment of leukemia.
It is shown that extracts from carrots can induce apoptosis and cause cell cycle arrest in leukemia cell lines, suggesting that carrots may be an excellent source of bioactive chemicals for the treatment of leukemia. Expand
Postcoital Contraceptive Effects of an Alcoholic Extract of the Daucus carota Linn Seed in Rats
The alcoholic extract of Daucus carota Linn (carrot) seed was administered at different doses ranging from 50 to 250 mg/kg and demonstrated an estrogenic nature with a prolonged estrous phase, whereas lower doses showed an antiestrogenic nature and an increase in the percentage duration of the diestrous phase of the estrous cycle. Expand
Pharmacological evaluation of ethanolic extract of Daucus carota Linn root formulated cream on wound healing using excision and incision wound model
Wound-healing property of ethanolic extract of Daucus carota L. root may be attributed to the various phytoconstituents like flavonoids and phenolic derivatives present in the root and the quicker process of wound healing could be a function of either its antioxidant or antimicrobial potential. Expand
Antinociceptive and Anti-Inflammatory Properties of Daucus carota Seeds Extract
The ethanolic extract of Daucus carota seeds (DCE) was investigated for anti-inflammatory and analgesic activity at the doses [per oral (p.o.)] of 100, 200 and 400 mg/kg body weight. For evaluationExpand
Antifungal Activity of the Carrot Seed Oil and its Major Sesquiterpene Compounds
The strongest antifungal activity was observed for the main constituent of carrot seed oil, carotol, which inhibited the radial growth of fungi by 65% at the following concentration. Expand
Antioxidant capacity of the Spanish Mediterranean diet
Abstract The objective of this work was to determine the total dietary antioxidant capacity (TDAC) of the Spanish Mediterranean diet. The antioxidant capacity of plant foods and beverages included inExpand
Intake and bioaccessibility of total polyphenols in a whole diet
Abstract The knowledge of dietary intake of polyphenols and their bioaccessibility in the human gut are key factors in assessing their significance in human health. The aim of this work was toExpand
Effect of carrot intake on cholesterol metabolism and on antioxidant status in cholesterol-fed rat
Carrot consumption modifies cholesterol absorption and bile acids excretion and increases antioxidant status and these effects could be interesting for cardiovascular protection. Expand