Avicenna Journal of Phytomedicine is now being indexed in:

PubMed, Thomson Reuters (ESCI), Scopus

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 12, Issue 4, July and August 2022, Pages 337-448 

Short communication

1. Effects of gallic acid on intraperitoneal adhesion bands in rats

Pages 337-345

Mahmoud Hashemzaei; kaveh Tabrizian; Mohammad Javad Koohkan; Mehdi Khoshsima Shahraki; Ramin Rezaee; Vahideh Ghorani; Jafar Shahraki


2. Curcumin as an effective suppressor of miRNA expression in patients with knee osteoarthritis

Pages 346-356

Mahdi Atabaki; Zhaleh Shariati-Sarabi; Jalil Tavakkol-Afshari; Ali Taghipour; Mahmood Reza Jafari; Amin Reza Nikpoor; Mojgan Mohammadi


Original Research Article

5. Hepatoprotective effect of β-myrcene pretreatment against acetaminophen-induced liver injury

Pages 388-400

Gabriel Fernando Esteves Cardia; Francielli Maria de Souza Silva-Comar; Carla Indianara Bonetti; Edvalkia Magna Teobaldo da Rocha; Mayara Zagoto; Valeria do Amaral; Livia Bracht; Saulo Euclides Silva-Filho; Ciomar Aparecida Bersani-Amado; Roberto Kenji Nakamura Cuman


6. Antinociceptive and anti-inflammatory effect of a standardized fraction of Oenothera rosea L'Hér. ex Aiton and its possible mechanism of action in mice

Pages 401-413

Rodrigo Vargas-Ruiz; Jose Eduardo Roa-Coria; Arturo Mora-Olivo; Alejandro Zamilpa; Maribel Lucila Herrera-Ruiz; Rosa Issel Acosta-Gonzalez; Rosa Mariana Montiel-Ruiz


7. Comparative effects of Curcuma longa and curcumin on paraquat-induced systemic and lung oxidative stress and inflammation in rats

Pages 414-424

Seyedeh Zahra Ghasemi; Arghavan Memarzia; Sepideh Behrouz; Zahra Gholamnezhad; Mohammad Hossein Boskabady


8. The effect of gallic acid on memory and anxiety-like behaviors in rats with bile duct ligation-induced hepatic encephalopathy: Role of AMPK pathway

Pages 425-438

Ieila Jafaripour; Khadijeh Esmaeilpour; Marzieh Maneshian; Hamideh Bashiri; Mohammad Amin Rajizadeh; Hassan Ahmadvand; Majid Asadi-Shekaari


9. Pomegranate seed oil protects against tacrolimus-induced toxicity in the heart and kidney by modulation of oxidative stress in rats

Pages 439-448

Azar Hosseini; Arezoo Rajabian; Fatemeh Forouzanfar; Mahdi Farzadnia; Mohammad Taher Boroushaki