Jump to Main Content
- Rolon, Miriam, et al. Show all 10 Authors
- Journal of ethnopharmacology 2017 v.199 pp. 106-118
- Leishmania braziliensis; Rhinella; breast neoplasms; bufadienolides; cell cycle; drugs; flavonoids; humans; ingredients; mice; neoplasm cells; parotid gland; phenolic compounds; skin neoplasms; spectroscopy; toads; traditional medicine; venoms; Paraguay
- ... Toads belonging to genus Rhinella are used in Paraguayan traditional medicine to treat cancer and skin infections.The objective of the study was to determine the composition of venoms obtained from three different Paraguayan Rhinella species, to establish the constituents of a preparation sold in the capital city of Paraguay to treat cancer as containing the toad as ingredient, to establish the ef ...
- Rolón, Miriam, et al. Show all 14 Authors
- Journal of ethnopharmacology 2011 v.133 no.3 pp. 986-993
- Chagas disease; Trypanosoma cruzi; Zanthoxylum; bark; blood; bone marrow; cytotoxicity; drugs; fruits; leaf extracts; leaves; maceration; mice; mortality; mutagenicity; parasitemia; parasites; quantitative analysis; roots; rural communities; stems; trypomastigotes; Paraguay
- ... ETHNOPHARMACOLOGICAL RELEVANCE: Zanthoxylum chiloperone var. angustifolium Engl. (Rutaceae) stem bark is used traditionally in Paraguay for its antiparasitic properties. Canthin-6-one is main compound isolated from Zanthoxylum chiloperone var angustifolium with broad spectrum antifungal, leishmanicidal and trypanocidal activities. AIM OF THE STUDY: The qualitative and quantitative characterization ...