Successful treatment of sodium oxalate induced urolithiasis with Helichrysum flowers


ONARAN M., Orhan N., Farahvash A., Ekin H. N. , Kocabiyik M., IŞIK GÖNÜL İ., ...More

JOURNAL OF ETHNOPHARMACOLOGY, vol.186, pp.322-328, 2016 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 186
  • Publication Date: 2016
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.jep.2016.04.003
  • Journal Name: JOURNAL OF ETHNOPHARMACOLOGY
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.322-328
  • Keywords: Calcium oxalate deposition, Helichrysum, Kidney stone, Urolithiasis, Curative effect, MEDICINAL-PLANTS, ANATOLIA, MUGLA
  • Gazi University Affiliated: Yes

Abstract

Ethnopharmacological relevance: Helichrysum (Asteraceae) flowers, known as "altm otu, yayla kudama cicegi", are widely used to remove kidney stones and for their diuretic properties in Turkey.