About Journal


Aims and Scope

The Avicenna Journal of Phytomedicine (AJP) is an international journal devoted to publish original research papers in the field of “Phytomedicine” involving both basic and clinical research.  The  term  "Phytomedicine"  is  used  in  its  broadest  sense  in  medicinal  plants including  basic  (Phytochemistry,  Pharmacology  and  Toxicology),  clinical  applications  of herbs and natural products (case reports to full clinical trials) and effects of common food ingredients  and standardized  plant  extracts.  In addition, this Journal would consider high quality manuscripts in traditional medicine mainly related to medicinal plants.


Publication Frequency

The AJP is published bimonthly



1.  Open Access Policy

To make freely public accessibility to research with the aim of greater global exchange of knowledge, this journal provides open access to itspublished articles.


2.  Fee

A publication fee of 12,000,000 Iranian Rials (IRR) for each Research and Review article and 8,000,000 Iranian Rials (IRR) for each Short Communication will be applied from the beginning of January 2022. Please note that these charges will be applied only to the accepted articles of Iranian authors.


3.  Copyright Notice

Authors of the published articles in this journal retain the copyright of their articles and will be able to archive pre-print, post-print, and publisher's versions.


All Articles published in the AJP are licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License which allows users including authors of articles to copy and redistribute the material in any medium or format, in addition to remix, transform, and build upon the material for any purpose, even commercially, as long as the author and original source are properly cited or credited.


4. Archiving

Digital Archiving: In addition to indexing database this journal utilizes digital archive via Eprint Repository to guarantee long-term digital preservation and restoration.