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Abassi N, Ghaneialvar H, Shahsavari S. Natural remedies effective on stomachache in traditional medicine. Plant Biotechnol Persa 2020; 2 (1) :42-47
URL: http://pbp.medilam.ac.ir/article-1-37-en.html
Biotechnology And Medicinal Plants Research Center,Ilam University Of Medical Sciences,Ilam Iran , Ilamfarma@gmail.com
Abstract:   (2159 Views)
Stomach ache is one of the most chronic and debilitating abdominal pains. Medicinal plants are one of the most accessible sources for treating diseases like gastrointestinal disorders. In this review, we investigate and report the most important medicinal plants recommended by Persian medicine for treating stomach aches and comparing them with their proven effects in modern medicine.
Methods: Gastric pain was probed in Persian medicine reliable textbooks such as Cannon of Medicine (Ibn Sina), Tibbe-Akbari (Muhammad Akbar  Arzaani ), The Complete Art of Medicine (Kitāb Kāmil as-Sinā’a at-Ṭibbiyya) (Haly Abbas), Explanation of insults and signs (Kermani)
Tohfeh Al-Mo'menin (Seyed Mohammad Momen Tonekaboni), and some notes were taken.
Results: The results showed that Panicum miliaceum, Punica granatum, Solanum nigrum, Calicotome spinosa, Tamarindus indica, Cuminum cyminum, Prunus domestica, Matricaria recutita, Viola odorata, Plantago psyllium, Berberis vulgaris, Pyrus  communis, Linum usitatissimum, Vitis vinifera were the most important plant sources used in treating the stomach ache according to Persian medicine.
Conclusion: The findings of this study showed that the useful effects of many recommended plants in Persian medicine are confirmed by recent scientific researches and are reliable.
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Type of Study: Review/Systemtic review | Subject: Herbal Drugs
Received: 2020/03/16 | Accepted: 2020/06/16 | Published: 2020/06/20

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