Journal of Ethnopharmacology

Journal of Ethnopharmacology

Abstract

The Journal of Ethnopharmacology is the peer-reviewed, interdisciplinary journal of the International Society for Ethnopharmacology. It concentrates on the traditional uses of plants and fungi as healing agents and features research on the therapeutic compounds of plants, plant-derived drugs, and indigenous medicine systems. It aims to improve the available pharmacological treatments and preserve the medicinal knowledge of indigenous peoples. It has a 2013 impact factor of 2.939 and publishes 18 issues per year.

Featured Herbs

  • Anise, Fennel and anise as estrogenic agents
  • Bayberry, Antithrombin activity of medicinal plants from central Florida, 2002
  • Blackcurrant, Ethnopharmacological in vitro studies on Austria's folk medicine—An unexplored lore in vitro anti-inflammatory activities of 71 Austrian traditional herbal drugs
  • Burdock, Anti-inflammatory intestinal activity of Arctium lappa L. (Asteraceae) in TNBS colitis model, 2013
  • Cherimoya, Evaluation of cholesterol absorption and biosynthesis by decoctions of Annona cherimola leaves, 2013
  • Damiana, Ethnobotany, phytochemistry, and bioactivity of the genus Turnera (Passifloraceae) with a focus on damiana--Turnera diffusa, 2014
  • Devil's Claw, Harpagoside suppresses lipopolysaccharide-induced iNOS and COX-2 expression through inhibition of NF-kappa B activation, 2006
  • Eating Fresh, Raw Ginger, Comparative antioxidant and anti-inflammatory effects of [6]-gingerol, [8]-gingerol, [10]-gingerol and [6]-shogaol, 2010
  • Fennel, Fennel and anise as estrogenic agents
  • Fenugreek, Antiallergic effect of Trigonella foenum-graecum L. extracts on allergic skin inflammation induced by trimellitic anhydride in BALB/c mice, 2012
  • Ginger Effects, Comparative antioxidant and anti-inflammatory effects of [6]-gingerol, [8]-gingerol, [10]-gingerol and [6]-shogaol, 2010
  • Ginger for Inflammation, Comparative antioxidant and anti-inflammatory effects of [6]-gingerol, [8]-gingerol, [10]-gingerol and [6]-shogaol, 2010
  • Goldenberry, Supercritical carbon dioxide extract exhibits enhanced antioxidant and anti-inflammatory activities of Physalis peruviana, 2006
  • Greater Plantain, The traditional uses, chemical constituents and biological activities of Plantago major L. A review, 2000
  • Guarana, Pharmacological activity of Guarana (Paullinia cupana Mart.) in laboratory animals, 1997
  • Hibiscus, Medicinal plants for women's healthcare in southeast Asia: a meta-analysis of their traditional use, chemical constituents, and pharmacology, 2014
  • Hoodia, Hoodia gordonii: a natural appetite suppressant, 2008
  • Japanese Ginseng, Resource investigation of traditional medicinal plant Panax japonicus (T.Nees) C.A. Mey and its varieties in China, 2015 | The haematopoietic effect of Panax japonicus on blood deficiency model mice, 2014
  • Jasmine, Antiulcer and in vitro antioxidant activities of Jasminum grandiflorum L., 2007
  • Juniper, Antimycobacterial terpenoids from Juniperus communis L. (Cuppressaceae), 2009
  • Lemon Balm, Ethnopharmacological in vitro studies on Austria's folk medicine-An unexplored lore in vitro anti-inflammatory activities of 71 Austrian traditional herbal drugs, 2013
  • Lemon Balm Benefits, Protective role of Melissa officinalis L. extract on liver of hyperlipidemic rats: A morphological and biochemical study, 2005
  • Melon, Antioxidant and anti-inflammatory properties of a Cucumis melo LC. extract rich in superoxide dismutase activity, 2004
  • Mullein, A Study Of The Medical Ethnobotany Of The Zuni Indians of New Mexico, 1980
  • Nasturtium, Mechanisms underlying the diuretic effects of Tropaeolum majus L. extracts and its main component isoquercitrin
  • Oregano, Ethnopharmacological in vitro studies on Austria's folk medicine - An unexplored lore of in vitro anti-inflammatory activities of 71 Austrian traditional herbal drugs, 2013
  • Papaya for Skin Health, Wound healing properties of Carica papaya latex: in vivo evaluation in mice burn model, 2009
  • Papaya Juice, Wound healing properties of Carica papaya latex: in vivo evaluation in mice burn model, 2009
  • Passion Flower, Anti-Anxiety Studies on Extracts of Passiflora incarnata Linneaus, 2001
  • Pellitory-of-the-Wall, Antiviral activity in vitro of Urtica dioica L., Parietaria diffusa M. et K. and Sambucus nigra L., 2005
  • Persimmon, Neuroprotective effects of a standardized flavonoid extract from Diospyros kaki leaves, 2009 | Persimmon (Diospyros kaki L.) leaves: a review on traditional uses, phytochemistry and pharmacological properties, 2015
  • Rhubarb, Aloe-emodin from rhubarb (Rheum rhabarbarum) inhibits lipopolysaccharide-induced inflammatory responses in RAW264.7 macrophages, 2014
  • Rose, In vivo anti-inflammatory effect of Rosa canina L. extract, 2011
  • Sage, Ethnopharmacological in vitro studies on Austria's folk medicine-An unexplored lore in vitro anti-inflammatory activities of 71 Austrian traditional herbal drugs, 2013
  • Savory, Experimental study on Satureja montana as a treatment for premature ejaculation, 2011
  • Saw Palmetto, Pharmacological characterization and chemical fractionation of a liposterolic extract of saw palmetto (Serenoa repens): effects on rat prostate contractility, 2014
  • Shea Tree, Evaluation of 13 selected medicinal plants from Burkina Faso for their antiplasmodial properties, 2010
  • Tansy, Diuretic activity of the aqueous extracts of Carum carvi and Tanacetum vulgare in normal rats, 2007
  • Veronica, Ethnopharmacological in vitro studies on Austria's folk medicine-an unexplored lore in vitro anti-inflammatory activities of 71 Austrian traditional herbal drugs, 2013
  • Vervain, Anti-inflammatory and analgesic activity of the topical preparation of Verbena officinalis L., 2006