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- Santos, Juliana de Faria Lima; Pagani, Eduardo; Ramos, José; Rodrigues, Eliana
- Journal of ethnopharmacology 2012 v.142 no.2 pp. 503-515
- plant exudates, etc ; Arecaceae; Burseraceae; Characidae; Cichlidae; Fabaceae; Lamiaceae; Zingiberaceae; animals; childbirth; drugs; experts; massage; midwives; muscles; physicians; plant products; pregnancy; rivers; surveys; traditional medicine; Amazonia; Brazil; Show all 23 Subjects
- ... ETHNOPHARMACOLOGICAL RELEVANCE: Parts and products of animals and plants, like exudates, have been used for medicinal and/or toxic purposes by various human groups throughout history. However, few ethnopharmacological studies have engaged their rescue. AIM OF THE STUDY: To perform a broad ethnopharmacological survey of the local medicine practiced by traditional healing experts living in relative ...