Traditional medicine in Turkey X. Folk medicine in Central Anatolia

Sezik E., Yesilada E., Honda G., Takaishi Y., Takeda Y., Tanaka T.

JOURNAL OF ETHNOPHARMACOLOGY, vol.75, pp.95-115, 2001 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 75
  • Publication Date: 2001
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/s0378-8741(00)00399-8
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.95-115
  • Keywords: traditional medicine, Turkey, Central Anatolia
  • Gazi University Affiliated: No


Traditional medicine used in Central Anatolia; Ankara, Kayseri, Nigde and south-eastern parts of Karaman and Konya provinces have been studied. Two hundred and ninety one folk remedies obtained from 103 plant species belonging to 40 families and 4 animal species are reported with their vernacular names, parts used, methods of preparing remedies and therapeutic usage. (C) 2001 Elsevier Science Ireland Ltd. All rights reserved.