Valeriana officinalis

Known as: Mexican valerian, officinalis, Valeriana, Valeriana officinalis L. 
A plant, the root of which is used to derive an herbal medicinal preparation with antianxiety and hypnotic activities. Valerian root contains… (More)
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2010
2010
ETHNOPHARMACOLOGICAL RELEVANCE Valeriana officinalis L. (valerian) root extract has been used as an antiepileptic herbal medicine… (More)
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2010
2010
In order to investigate essential oils with biological activity from local wild plants, two valerianaceous species, Nardostachys… (More)
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2009
2009
Valeriana officinalis L. (Valerian) is widely used as a traditional medicine to improve the quality of sleep. Although V… (More)
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2008
2008
Extracts of Valeriana officinalis L. s.l. are used for treating mild sleep disorders and nervous tension. Despite intensive… (More)
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2006
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2006
OBJECTIVE Melissa officinalis (lemon balm) and Valeriana officinalis (valerian) have been used both traditionally and… (More)
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2004
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2004
We have recently reported the presence of the anxiolytic flavone 6-methylapigenin (MA) and of the sedative and sleep-enhancing… (More)
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2004
2004
Valeriana officinalis have been used in traditional medicine for its sedative, hypnotic, and anticonvulsant effects. There are… (More)
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2003
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2003
Valerian is an ancient tranquillizing drug obtained from the underground organs of several Valeriana species. Its active… (More)
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1999
1999
Extracts of Valeriana officinalis have been used in folkloric medicine for its sedative, hypnotic, tranquilizer and… (More)
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1982
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1982
The effect of an aqueous extract of valerian (Valeriana officinalis L.) root on subjectively rated sleep measures was studied on… (More)
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