From nutrition to medicine: Assessing hemorrhoid healing activity of Solanum melongena L. via in vivo experimental models and its major chemicals


Donmez C., YALÇIN F. N. , Boyacioglu O., KORKUSUZ P. , Akkol E. K. , NEMUTLU E. , ...More

JOURNAL OF ETHNOPHARMACOLOGY, vol.261, 2020 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 261
  • Publication Date: 2020
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.jep.2020.113143
  • Title of Journal : JOURNAL OF ETHNOPHARMACOLOGY

Abstract

Ethnopharmacological relevance: Solanum melongena L. (eggplant) is used for treatment of rheumatism, beriberi, itching, toothache, bleeding, asthma, bronchitis, cholera, neuralgia and hemorrhoids in traditional medicine (Turkish, Chinese, and Indian). Hemorrhoids from these diseases, are common illness in all over the world, which are treated with various approaches including ethnobotanicals.