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Comfrey

Known as: Healing-Herb, Common Comfrey, Comfreys 
Perennial herb Symphytum officinale, in the family Boraginaceae, used topically for wound healing. It contains ALLANTOIN, carotene, essential oils… Expand
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2017
2017
Abstract Context: The Boraginaceae family comprises plants that have important therapeutic and cosmetic applications. Their… Expand
2008
2008
  • T. Özcan
  • Plant Systematics and Evolution
  • 2008
  • Corpus ID: 24331946
Mature seed samples of twenty-four Boraginaceae taxa collected from their natural habitats in Turkey were analysed by GC for… Expand
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2007
Highly Cited
2007
BackgroundThe use of medicinal plants is an option for livestock farmers who are not allowed to use allopathic drugs under… Expand
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2007
Highly Cited
2007
A comparative food ethnobotanical study was carried out in twenty-one local communities in Italy, fourteen of which were located… Expand
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2005
Highly Cited
2005
In the present investigation the changes on physical stability (pH, viscosity, flow index and tixotropy) of topical formulations… Expand
Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
BACKGROUND AND AIMS Boragineae is one of the main tribes of Boraginaceae, but delimitation and intergeneric classification of… Expand
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2000
Review
2000
Herbal medication has gathered increasing recognition in recent years with regard to both treatment options and health hazards… Expand
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1998
Highly Cited
1998
Abstract The fecundity of insect-pollinated plants may not be linearly related to the number of flowers produced, since floral… Expand
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1995
Highly Cited
1995
Plants used in Swedish traditional medicine to treat inflammatory diseases and/or wounds were selected, based on literature data… Expand
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1981
Highly Cited
1981
Use was made of Wistar albino rats in which an inflammation was induced via the simultaneous injection of caraginan and… Expand