Aristolochia longa is widely used in traditional medicine in Algeria to treat breast cancer. The aim of the present study was to investigate the. Two active principles were isolated and identified from the roots of Aristolochia longa, aristolochic acid I (AAsI) and aristolactam la (ALIa); the latter is isolated. Aristolochia longa, the long aristolochia or sarrasine, is a species of pipevine. ( Source: Wikipedia. Photo: (c) Sarah Gregg, some rights reserved (CC.

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Food Chemistry ; The 10 th well was considered as growth control, since no extracts solutions were added. You can translate the content of this page by selecting a language in the arixtolochia box. In the present study, we noticed that extracts obtained with acetone as atistolochia aerial and fruit extracts have a broad spectrum of activities compared to the methanol extract only fruit extract Table 1 and this result may be due to the type of phenolics and their relative distribution but not only for their content.

For the preparation of water extracts, the plant, 20g, was extracted with boiling distilled water ml for 10min. The relative antioxidant activity was calculated according to the following formula:. The authors declare that there is no conflict of interests regarding the publication of this paper.

Our study are in accordance with previous studies which indicate that not only total content, but the type of phenolics and their relative distribution is important for biological activity The content of total polyphenols, flavonoids and tannins in aqueous, methanol and acetone extracts of Aristolochia longa L. Only comments or links that are felt to be directly relevant to a plant will be included.

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After partition chromatography on CFl cellulose, samples and aristplochia standards were separated by high performance liquid chromatography HPLCand concentrations were determined by fluorometry of the eluent peaks. Humana Press Totowa; pp: Species belonging to the genus Aristolochia have often been reported as important medicinal plants in ethnobotanical studies.

Lotus Press, New York. Solvent effect on total phenolic contents, antioxidant, and antibacterial activities of Matricaria pubescens.

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A control consisted of 0. Aristolochia longa intake was assessed retrospectively using a standardized questionnaire.

The content of flavonoids expressed in quercetin equivalents varied from 4. From the data obtained, successive Soxhlet acetone extract of aerial parts has a highest percentage of inhibition followed by fruit methanol extract. Tests were carried out in triplicate.

Journal of Medicinal Plants Research ; 3 4: Journal of the Arisfolochia Society of Nephrology. Drug Metabolism and Disposition. Support Center Support Center. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

The IC 50 of A. Plants For A Future can not take any responsibility for any adverse effects from the use of plants. Studies on the antioxidant activity of the essential oil and methanol extract of Marrubium globosum subsp.


The total phenolic content were calculated using the following linear equation based on the calibration curve of gallic acid: Retrieved from ” https: Determining the tannins content is made by the hemoglobin precipitation test. Patients with recurrent breast cancer, adjuvant therapy radiotherapy or chemotherapy prior to surgery, or a history of previous cancer, renal failure, osteoporosis, connective tissue disease, degenerative bone disease traumatic fracture, early menopause before 40 years of age, and current medication use that may affect bone density, including hormones, vitamins, and mineral supplements, were excluded from the study.

The markers of bone turnover in patients with lung cancer. However, the aerial part aqueous extract AAE had an impact on the S.

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The root is harvested in late spring and dried aristolochiq later use[7]. A total of postmenopausal women were recruited into the study from two hospitals in the State of Mascara north-west of Algeria.

Aristolochic acid induces proximal tubule apoptosis and epithelial to mesenchymal transformation. The unbranched stem has alternate, large, smooth-edged, heart-shaped and stalkless leaves that clasp the stem with enlarged, basal lobes. In vitro anti-inflammatory activity: The ethyl acetate fraction is dried with anhydrous sodium sulphate, and then evaporated to dryness using a rotary evaporator. Phytochemical constituents and antibacterial oonga of the flowers of Peltophorum pterocarpum DC.