Safety evaluation of styrax liquidus from the viewpoint of genotoxicity and mutagenicity


Charehsaz M., Reis R. , Helvacioglu S., Sipahi H., Guzelmeric E., Acar E. T. , ...Daha Fazla

JOURNAL OF ETHNOPHARMACOLOGY, cilt.194, ss.506-512, 2016 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 194
  • Basım Tarihi: 2016
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1016/j.jep.2016.10.037
  • Dergi Adı: JOURNAL OF ETHNOPHARMACOLOGY
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.506-512

Özet

Ethnopharmacological relevance: Styrax liquidus is a resinous exudate (balsam) obtained from the wounded trunk of the Liquidambar orientalis Mill. (Hamamelidaceae). Styrax has been used for treatment of various ailments in Turkish folk medicine such as skin problems, peptic ulcers, nocturnal enuresis, parasitic infections, antiseptic or as expectorant.