Journal of
Medicinal Plants Research

  • Abbreviation: J. Med. Plants Res.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN: 1996-0875
  • DOI: 10.5897/JMPR
  • Start Year: 2007
  • Published Articles: 3753

Full Length Research Paper

Aqueous leaves extract of Artemisia campestris inhibition of the scorpion venom induced hypertension

Ben Nasr Hamed*
  • Ben Nasr Hamed*
  • Laboratory of Pharmacology, Faculty of Medicine of Sfax, Street of Magida Boulila, 3029 Sfax- Tunisia.
  • Google Scholar
Hammami T. Serria
  • Hammami T. Serria
  • Laboratory of Pharmacology, Faculty of Medicine of Sfax, Street of Magida Boulila, 3029 Sfax- Tunisia.
  • Google Scholar
Mahmoudi Lobna
  • Mahmoudi Lobna
  • Laboratory of Pharmacology, Faculty of Medicine of Sfax, Street of Magida Boulila, 3029 Sfax- Tunisia.
  • Google Scholar
Zeghal Khaled
  • Zeghal Khaled
  • Laboratory of Pharmacology, Faculty of Medicine of Sfax, Street of Magida Boulila, 3029 Sfax- Tunisia.
  • Google Scholar


  •  Received: 24 June 2012
  •  Accepted: 01 July 2013
  •  Published: 03 April 2014

References

Abubakar MS, Sule MI, Pateh UU, Abdurahman EM, Haruna AK, Jahun BM (2000). In vitro snake venom detoxifying action of the leaf extract of Guiera senegalensis. J. Ethnopharmacol. 69:253-257.
Crossref
 
Alam MI, Gomes A (2003). Snake venom neutralization by Indian medicinal plants (Vitex negundo and Emblica officinalis) root extracts. J. Ethnopharmacol. 86(1):75-80.
Crossref
 
Ben-Nasr H, Ben-Abderrahim MA, Salama M, Ksouda K, Zeghal KM (2013). Potential phytotheapy use of Artemisia plants: Insight for anti-hypertension. J. Appl. Pharm. Sci. 3:120-125.
 
Chippaux JP, Goyffon M (2008). Epidemiology of scorpionism: a global appraisal. Acta Trop. 107(2):71-79.
Crossref
 
Datta P, Magder S (1999). Hemodynamic response to norepinephrine with and without inhibition of nitric oxide synthase in porcine endotoxemia. Am. J. Respir. Crit. Care Med. 160(6):1987-1992.
Crossref
 
De Matos IM, Rocha OA, Leite R, Freire-Maia L (1997). Lung oedema induced by Tityus serrulatus scorpion venom in the rat. Comp. Biochem. Physiol., 118C(2):143-148.
 
Fatehi M, Farifteh F, Fatehi-Hassanabad Z (2004). Antispasmodic and hypotensive effects of Ferula asafetida gum extracts. J. Ethnopharmacol. 91(2-3):321-324.
Crossref
 
Girling JC (2004). Physiology of pregnancy. Anaest. Intens. Care Med. 5(7):215-218.
Crossref
 
Goyffon M (2002). Le scorpionisme. Revue française des laboratories 342:41- 48.
 
Gueron M, Yaron R (1970). Cardiovascular manifestations of severe scopion sting : clinicopathologic correlations. Chest 57(2):156-162.
Crossref
 
Gueron M, Ilia R, Sofer S (1992). The cardiovascular system after scor-pion envenomation. A review. J. Toxicol. Clin. Toxicol. 30:245-258.
Crossref
 
Imai Y, Satoh K, Taira N (1978). Role of peripheral vasculature in changes in venous return caused by isoprotenol, norepinephrine, and methoxamine in anaesthetized dogs. Circ. Res. 43:553-561.
Crossref
 
Lee SJ, Chung HY, Lee IK, Oh SU, Yoo ID (2000). Phenolics with inhibitory activity on mouse brain monoamine oxidase (MAO) from whole parts of Artemisia vulgaris L. (Mugwort). Food Sci. Biotechnol. 9:179-182.
 
Luedtke RR, Freeman RA, Volk M, Arfan M, Reinecke MG (2003). pharmacological survey of medicinal plants for activity at dopamine receptor subtypes.II. screen for binding activity at the D1 and D2 dopamine receptor subtypes. Pharmaceut. Biol. 41:45-58.
Crossref
 
Mehlsen J, Drabaek H, Winberg N, Winther K (2002). Effects of a Ginkgo biloba extract on forearm haemodynamic in healthy volunteers. Clin. Physiol. Funct. Imaging 22:375–378.
Crossref
 
Melo MM, Lucia M, Habermehi GG (2007). Plant extracts for tropic therapy of Buthrops alternatus envenomation. Rev. Bras. Farmacogn. 17:29 – 34.
Crossref
 
Miranda F, Kupeyan C, Rochat H, Rochat C, Lissitzky S (1970). Purification of animal toxins : isolation and characterization of eleven neurotoxins from the venoms of the scorpions Androctonus australis hector, Buthus occitanus tunetanus and Leiurus quinquestriatus quinquestriatus, Eur. J. Biochem. 16:514-523.
Crossref
 
Reynolds D (2003). Severe gestational edema. J. Midwifery Women's Health 48(2):146-148.
Crossref
 
Tarasiuk A, Khvatskin S, Sofer S (1998). Effects of antivenom serotherapy on hemodynamic pathophysiology in dogs injected with L. quinquestriatus scorpion venom. Toxicon. 36(7):963-971.
Crossref
 
Tingo XT, De Guzman F, Theresa V, Flora AM (2000). Phytochemical analysis and hemodynamic actions of Artemisia vulgaris L. Clin. Hemorheol. Microcircul. 23(2):167–175.
 
Zeghal K, Sahnoun Z, Guinot M, Richer C, Giudicelli JF (2000). characterization and mechanisms of the cardiovascular and haemodynamic alterations induced by scorpion venom in rats. Fund. Clin. Pharmacol. 14:351-361.
Crossref