Thuja occidentalis L. and its active compound, alpha-thujone: Promising effects in the treatment of polycystic ovary syndrome without inducing osteoporosis


Akkol E. K. , Ilhan M. , Demirel M. A. , Keles H., Tumen I., Suntar I.

JOURNAL OF ETHNOPHARMACOLOGY, cilt.168, ss.25-30, 2015 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 168
  • Basım Tarihi: 2015
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1016/j.jep.2015.03.029
  • Dergi Adı: JOURNAL OF ETHNOPHARMACOLOGY
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.25-30

Özet

Ethnopharmacological relevance: Thuja occidentalis L (Cupressaceae) has been used in folk medicine for the treatment of rheumatism, amenorrhea, cystitis, and uterine carcinomas, and as an abortifacient and contraceptive.