Crocus sativus

Known as: Crocus sativus L., Crocus, Saffron, Saffron Crocus 
 
National Institutes of Health

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2009
Highly Cited
2009
Saffron stigma (Crocus sativus L.) is used for insomnia and anxiety in traditional medicine. In this study, the anxiolytic and… (More)
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
Saffron and its constituents have been shown to decrease ischemia-reperfusion (I/R) injury in kidney or brain tissues. In this… (More)
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
Saffron (Crocus sativus) stigma tablets were evaluated for short-term safety and tolerability in healthy adult volunteers. The… (More)
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2006
2006
The effects of extracts of Crocus sativus L. (CSE), on memory were investigated in the rat by using the object recognition and… (More)
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
Radical scavenging activity is involved in aging processes, antiinflammatory, anticancer and wound healing activity. Hence, in… (More)
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2005
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2005
Increased oxidative stress has been implicated in the mechanisms of delayed neuronal cell death following cerebral ischemic… (More)
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2005
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2005
Depressive disorders are very common in clinical practice, with approximately 11.3 of all adults afflicted during any a year… (More)
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2004
Highly Cited
2004
Depression is a serious disorder in today's society, with estimates of lifetime prevalence as high as 21% of the general… (More)
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2004
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2004
BACKGROUND The morbidity and mortality associated with depression are considerable and continue to increase. Depression currently… (More)
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2002
Highly Cited
2002
BACKGROUND Crocus sativus L. (saffron) is used in folk medicine, for example as an antiedematogenic agent. We aimed to evaluate… (More)
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