Validation of use of a traditional antimalarial remedy from French Guiana, Zanthoxylum rhoifolium Lam.

@article{Jullian2006ValidationOU,
  title={Validation of use of a traditional antimalarial remedy from French Guiana, Zanthoxylum rhoifolium Lam.},
  author={V. Jullian and G. Bourdy and S. Georges and S. Maurel and M. Sauvain},
  journal={Journal of ethnopharmacology},
  year={2006},
  volume={106 3},
  pages={
          348-52
        }
}
Zanthoxylum rhoifolium bark (Rutaceae) is a medicinal plant, traditionally used in French Guiana to treat and prevent malaria. Bioassay-guided extractions of Zanthoxylum rhoifolium bark have shown that antiplasmodial activity is concentrated in the alkaloid fraction. Further fractionation of this extract has yielded seven benzophenanthridine alkaloids, dihydroavicine 1, dihydronitidine 2, oxyavicine 3, oxynitidine 4, fagaridine 5, avicine 6 and nitidine 7. Antimalarial activity of the last five… Expand
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  • Medicine, Biology
  • Revista brasileira de parasitologia veterinaria = Brazilian journal of veterinary parasitology : Orgao Oficial do Colegio Brasileiro de Parasitologia Veterinaria
  • 2009
Antimalarial compounds isolated from plants used in traditional medicine.
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