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Mechanisms of action underlying the gastric antiulcer activity of the Rhizophora mangle L.

14:54 EDT 20th April 2014 | BioPortfolio

Summary of "Mechanisms of action underlying the gastric antiulcer activity of the Rhizophora mangle L."

Rhizophora mangle, the red mangrove, has long been known as a traditional antiulcer medicine. The present work evaluated the mechanisms of action involved in the anti-ulcer properties of the Rhizophora mangle bark extracts.


Departamento de Farmacologia, Faculdade de Ciências Médicas, UNICAMP, Campinas, SP, Brazil.

Journal Details

This article was published in the following journal.

Name: Journal of ethnopharmacology
ISSN: 1872-7573
Pages: 234-43


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