Avicenna Journal of Phytomedicine is now being indexed in PubMed

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Avicenna Journal of Phytomedicine (AJP) is an international open access journal that publishes basic and clinical studies and reviews on medicinal plant. Research on the effects of standardized plant extracts and isolated natural products, and those including mechanistic studies are particularly welcome.

Current Issue: Volume 10, Issue 3, May 2020, Pages 213-324 

Short communication

1. Effects of aqueous extract of Hyssopus officinalis on seizures induced by pentylenetetrazole and hippocampus mRNA level of iNOS in rats

Pages 213-221

Masoumeh Gholami; Faranak Jafari; Zahra Baradaran; Jamal Amri; Hassan Azhdari-zarmehri; Mehdi Sadegh

Review Article

2. Complications of leech therapy

Pages 222-234

Matineh Pourrahimi; Mojtaba Abdi; Roshanak Ghods

Original Research Article

3. Therapeutic effects of HESA-A (a herbal-marine compound) in acute organophosphorus pesticide poisoning

Pages 235-242

Seyed Reza Mousavi; Mohammad Moshiri; Emadodin Darchini-Maragheh; Seyed Khosro Ghasempouri; Bita Dadpour; Faezeh Sardar Antighechi; Mahdi Balali-Mood

5. Cardiovascular effects of standardized hydroalcoholic extract of Ribes khorasanicum fruit in acute hypertensive rats

Pages 253-262

Ismael Hamounpeima; Reza Mohebbati; Mahmoud Hosseini; Abolfazl Khajavi Rad; Hasan Rakhshandeh; Abbas Safarnejad; Mohammad Naser Shafei

8. Jujube and green tea extracts protect human fibroblast cells against UVB-mediated photo damage and MMP-2 and MMP-9 production

Pages 287-296

Zahra Abotorabi; Mohsen Khorashadizadeh; Mina Arab; Mohammad Hassanpour Fard; Asghar Zarban

9. Effects of Valeriana officinalis (Valerian) on tension-type headache: A randomized, placebo-controlled, double-blind clinical trial

Pages 297-304

Hossein Azizi; Asie Shojaii; Fataneh Hashem-Dabaghian; Mohammadreza Noras; Amirreza Boroumand; Bita Ebadolahzadeh Haghani; Roshanak Ghods

10. Effects of conjugated linoleic acid supplementation on serum levels of interleukin-6 and sirtuin 1 in COPD patients

Pages 305-315

Mohammad Reza Aslani; Somaieh Matin; Ali Nemati; Mehran Mesgari Abbasi; Saeid Ghorbani; Hassan Ghobadi

11. Nephroprotective activity of virgin coconut oil on diclofenac-induced oxidative nephrotoxicity is associated with antioxidant and anti-inflammatory effects in rats

Pages 316-324

Ademola C. Famurewa; Gabriel Akunna; Joseph Nwafor; Onyebuchi Chukwu; Chima Ekeleme-Egedigwe; Janet Oluniran