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- Arnao, Marino B., et al. Show all 2 Author
- Journal of functional foods 2018 v.48 pp. 37-42
- clinical trials; cosmetics; cyanobacterial toxins; dietary supplements; human health; humans; melatonin; pesticides; plants (botany); sleep disorders; world markets
- ... Melatonin generated by higher plants is called phytomelatonin. In addition to the extensive physiological actions that melatonin and phytomelatonin show in animals and plants, respectively, synthetic melatonin is used as a dietary supplement and is recognized as a beneficial agent in sleep disorders such as jet lag, among others. Studies on phytomelatonin and its content in many plants have raised ...