In vivo bioactivity assessment on Epilobium species: A particular focus on Epilobium angustifolium and its components on enzymes connected with the healing process

KARAKAYA S., SÜNTAR İ. , Yakinci O. F. , Sytar O., Ceribasi S., Dursunoglu B., ...Daha Fazla

JOURNAL OF ETHNOPHARMACOLOGY, cilt.262, 2020 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier


Ethnopharmacological relevance: Epilobium species are generally known as "Yaku Otu" in Turkey, which mens "plaster herb" in English. Young shoots of Epilobium angustifolium L., Epilobium stevenii Boiss., and Epilobium hirsutum L. are consumed as salad or meal. These species have been used as a poultice for the treatment of mouth wounds in traditional medicine. An ointment prepared from leaves is used for skin disorders in children.