Kava

Known as: Kawa Kawa, Kava Kava, Kawa 
An herb native to islands in the South Pacific. Substances taken from the root have been used in some cultures to relieve stress, anxiety, tension… (More)

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1957-2018
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2012
Highly Cited
2012
John H. Stone, Arezou Khosroshahi, Vikram Deshpande, John K. C. Chan, J. Godfrey Heathcote, Rob Aalberse, Atsushi Azumi, Donald B… (More)
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2009
2009
ETHNOPHARMACOLOGICAL RELEVANCE Ethanolic and acetonic kava extracts have previously been causally related to rare hepatotoxicity… (More)
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2008
2008
Cytochrome P450 2D6 (CYP2D6), an important CYP isoform with regard to drug-drug interactions, accounts for the metabolism of… (More)
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2005
Highly Cited
2005
OBJECTIVES Phytochemical-mediated modulation of cytochrome P450 (CYP) activity may underlie many herb-drug interactions. Single… (More)
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2003
2003
BACKGROUND Herbal preparations are available widely and regarded generally by the public as harmless remedies for a variety of… (More)
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2003
2003
BACKGROUND/AIMS Botanical drugs are widely used and often contain highly active compounds. Kava root (Piper methysticum rhizoma… (More)
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2003
2003
Kava-kava is a traditional beverage of the South Pacific islanders and has had centuries of use without major side effects… (More)
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2001
2001
Kava, the rhizome of the pepper plant Piper methysticum, has been widely used in the South Pacific as a narcotic drink. Lactones… (More)
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1998
1998
Kava-kava, a psychoactive beverage, induces relaxation, improves social interaction, promotes sleep and plays an important role… (More)
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1997
1997
101 outpatients suffering from anxiety of non-psychotic origin (DSM-III-R criteria: agoraphobia, specific phobia, generalized… (More)
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