Amphipterygium adstringens is a plant widely used in Mexican traditional medicine for its known anti-inflammatory and antiulcer properties. Amphipterygium adstringens is a deciduous shrub or small tree, commonly growing about 3 – 6 metres tall, with a broad and rather flat or sometimes narrow . PDF | Extracts from the bark of Amphipterygium adstringens, known as Cuachalalate, is in Mexico commonly used to treat several gastrointestinal disorders.

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DAI scores significantly increased up between days 6 and 7 in DSS group, as indicated by the incidence of diarrhea, weight loss, and bloody stools. Journal of Agricultural and Food Chemistry. Archived from the original on This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution Licensewhich permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is adstringenw cited.

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Pure chlorhexidine positive control showed a MIC of 0. British Journal of Nutrition. Moreover, anti-inflammatory [ 15 ], hypocholesterolemic [ 16 ], antifungal [ 17 adstringen, and antiprotozoal [ 18 ] activities have been reported as properties for this plant. Compared to control mice, DSS mice showed significantly increased histopathological scoring of disease Figure 3 a. Microbial communities in the mouth have been shown to cause infectious diseases such as dental caries [ 23 ], candidiasis [ 24 ], gingivitis and periodontitis [ 25 ], and other chronic or systemic diseases [ 26 — 28 ].

Effects of acstringens methods of phenolic compounds from Xanthium strumarium L.


Ameliorative effects of 3,4-oxo-isopropylidene-shikimic acid on experimental colitis and their adstringes in rats. The relative amounts of the individual components were based on the peak areas. Colon tissue samples were washed in 0. Mauricio Gonzalez, following the last revision of the genus Amphipterygium Julianaceae [ 46 ]. Digestive Diseases and Sciences. The mobile phase consisted of methanol: From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.

Louis, MO, USA was used as positive control for bactericidal activity due to its antibacterial spectrum against Gram-positive and Gram-negative bacteria and actual application on oral hygiene; Fluconazole Pfizeran oral azole, was selected as positive control against Candida because it is frequently used in patients who suffer oropharyngeal and esophageal candidiasis.

An examiner without prior knowledge of experimental procedures scored the degree of colitis. Cell lines used in the evaluation of antiproliferative activity.

The Dowd method [ 23 ] was used to determine the flavonoid content.

Amphipterygium adstringens

Therefore, our findings indicate that AaEE treatment of colitis might be reducing the amphipterygiun of colonic injury by its antioxidant ability. Oropharyngeal candidiasis, caused by Candidais a local infection commonly seen in infants, older adults who wear dentures, patients treated with antibiotics, chemotherapy, or radiation therapy on head and neck, and those with cellular immune deficiency states, such as HIV infection [ 38 ].

Moreover, anti-inflammatory, hypocholesterolemic, antifungal, and antiprotozoal activities have also been reported as properties for this plant [ 10 — 19 ]. Dental biofilm induce a peripheral neutrophil response [ 33 ] and it has been associated with systemic conditions such as infective endocarditis [ 34 ], cardiovascular disease [ 35 ], preterm and low birth weight [ 36 ], and pancreatic cancer [ 37 ].


Views Read Edit View history. This result comes in concordance with many previous studies that reported that GPx plays a much greater role in the removal of H 2 O 2 than CAT [ 29 — 31 ].

According to literature, phenols are the main responsible compounds of the antioxidant activity [ 24 ]; for this reason, the AaEE has been analyzed.

In Vitro Antimicrobial and Antiproliferative Activity of Amphipterygium adstringens

Garlic oil inhibits dextran sodium sulfate-induced ulcerative colitis in rats. As mentioned before, oral microbiota diversity is closely related to health conditions and systemic diseases such as cardiovascular and inflammatory diseases and cancer. The most sought after part of the plant is its bark. To receive news and publication updates for Amphipterygiim Complementary and Alternative Medicine, enter your email address in the box below.

Adalimumab in Crohn’s disease: European Journal of Pharmacology. Its bark is wrinkled, grayish in color and verrucose, with corky protuberances. The extract of the A. The activity of antioxidant enzymes in colonic tissues of control and experimental group of mice is shown in Figure 4.

In vitro antioxidant tests using free radical traps are relatively straightforward to perform. Its leave arrangements is imparipinnate with petioles that average 5.

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