Trend and Use of Complementary and Alternative Medicine in Gastroenterology Patients

Hesaneh Izadyar; Mitra Ahadi; Ahmad Khosravi Khorashad; Hassan Saadatnia; Hasan Vosoghinia; Mohamadreza Farzanehfar; Ali Beheshti Namdar; Elham Mokhtari Amirmajdi; Sahar Khorasani; Hamid Reza Akbari; Foad Faroughi Bojd

Volume 8, Issue 3 , September 2021, , Pages 111-116

  Introduction: The present study was conducted to evaluate the prevalence of trend and use of complementary and alternative medicine in patients referring to the Gastroenterology clinics in Mashhad.  Methods: The present cross-sectional study was performed at Gastroenterology clinics affiliated with ...  Read More

The Targeting of Autophagy and Endoplasmic Reticulum Stress Mechanisms by Honokiol Therapy

Zahra Ahmadi; Sahar Roomiani; Niloofar Bemani; Milad Ashrafizadeh

Volume 6, Issue 2 , June 2019, , Pages 66-73

  In recent decades, special attention has been paid to cell death mechanisms, with the exception of apoptosis. This could be due to the resistance of cells, particularly cancer cells, to apoptosis. Among novel pathways, autophagy and endoplasmic reticulum (ER) stress have attracted the attention of researchers. ...  Read More

Possible interaction of warfarin with peppermint herbal tea: a case report

Aliasghar Moeinipour; Mohamad Abbassi Teshnizi; Babak Manafi; Hadi Yavari; Yasamin Moeinipour; Hamid Hoseinikhah

Volume 4, Issue 2 , May 2017, , Pages 83-86

  Herbal medicine is usually safe and popular in Iranian communities. Peppermint herbal products may interact with warfarin, which is an essential lifelong drug used in patients with prosthetic heart valves. Herein, we report a case of possible interaction between warfarin and peppermint herbal tea.We ...  Read More

The evaluation of herbal medicine efficacy on cutaneous leishmaniasis

Zohre Seidi

Volume 1, Issue 3 , August 2014, , Pages 109-114

  Leishmaniasis including Cutaneous, mocucutaneous and Visceral forms of clinical syndromes is one of the important health care problem in the world specially in developing countries. Because of long time duration of treatment, being expensive, many associated side effects and eventually resisted cases ...  Read More