Yıl 2018, Cilt 5, Sayı 1, Sayfalar 1 - 6 2017-08-21

Pharmacological Studies of Syrian Rue (Peganum harmala L., Zygophyllaceae)

Nazim A. Mamedov [1] , Ardalan Pasdaran [2] , Nilufer Z. Mamadalieva Mamadalieva [3]

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Syrian rue (Peganum harmala L., Zygophyllaceae) has been used in traditional medicine of Central Asia, the Middle East, and Caucasus areas (Azerbaijan) for centuries, mainly as ritual and psychedelic plant.  At full growth, this erect, dichotomously branched shrub is about 1 m in height with a dense foliage consisting of narrow, linear, pinnate leaves with acute spreading lobes, and small solitary, axillary, white flowers and globe capsules enclosing numerous angular seeds.  All parts of the plant (including roots) contain alkaloids.  The seeds contain β-carbolineses (harmine, harmalol and harman) with the active hallucinogen being the alkaloid harmine.  The seeds contain a red pigment used for coloring wool and carpets and for use as a spice and, in traditional medicine, as valuable aphrodisiac.

pharmacological studies, Syrian rue, Peganum harmala L., Zygophyllaceae
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Konular Biyoloji
Yayımlanma Tarihi January
Dergi Bölümü Makaleler

Orcid: https://orcid.org/0000-0003-4235-5072
Yazar: Nazim A. Mamedov
E-posta: mamedov@cas.umass.edu
Kurum: University of Massachusetts
Ülke: United States

Yazar: Ardalan Pasdaran
E-posta: ardalan.pasdaran@yahoo.com
Kurum: Shiraz University of Medical Sciences
Ülke: Iran

Orcid: https://orcid.org/0000-0003-1756-3638
Yazar: Nilufer Z. Mamadalieva Mamadalieva
E-posta: mnilufar76@yahoo.com
Kurum: Uzbekistan Academy of Sciences
Ülke: Uzbekistan

Bibtex @araştırma makalesi { ijsm335539, journal = {International Journal of Secondary Metabolite}, issn = {}, address = {İzzet KARA}, year = {2017}, volume = {5}, pages = {1 - 6}, doi = {10.21448/ijsm.335539}, title = {Pharmacological Studies of Syrian Rue (Peganum harmala L., Zygophyllaceae)}, key = {cite}, author = {Mamadalieva, Nilufer Z. Mamadalieva and Mamedov, Nazim A. and Pasdaran, Ardalan} }
APA Mamedov, N , Pasdaran, A , Mamadalieva, N . (2017). Pharmacological Studies of Syrian Rue (Peganum harmala L., Zygophyllaceae). International Journal of Secondary Metabolite, 5 (1), 1-6. DOI: 10.21448/ijsm.335539
MLA Mamedov, N , Pasdaran, A , Mamadalieva, N . "Pharmacological Studies of Syrian Rue (Peganum harmala L., Zygophyllaceae)". International Journal of Secondary Metabolite 5 (2017): 1-6 <http://dergipark.gov.tr/ijsm/issue/30958/335539>
Chicago Mamedov, N , Pasdaran, A , Mamadalieva, N . "Pharmacological Studies of Syrian Rue (Peganum harmala L., Zygophyllaceae)". International Journal of Secondary Metabolite 5 (2017): 1-6
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