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- Tolouei Menegati, Sara Emília Lima, et al. Show all 9 Authors
- Journal of ethnopharmacology 2017 v.196 pp. 193-200
- 2,2-diphenyl-1-picrylhydrazyl; alanine transaminase; animal disease models; antihypertensive effect; antioxidant activity; antioxidants; aspartate transaminase; calcium; creatinine; dose response; drugs; heart rate; hydrochlorothiazide; hypertension; indigenous species; ions; iron; oral administration; pH; potassium; potassium chloride; protein content; rats; sodium; traditional medicine; urea; urine
- ... Although Alibertia edulis (L.C. Rich.) A.C. Rich decoction is used in Brazilian folk medicine due to its possible antihypertensive effect, this species has never been critically investigated as a hypotensive drug. So, the aim of this study was to evaluate the possible hypotensive and antihypertensive effects of the oral administration of Alibertia edulis aqueous extract (AEAE) in normotensive and ...