antiarthritic


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antiarthritic

(ˌæntɪɑːˈθrɪtɪk)
n
(Medicine) a drug that acts against arthritis
adj
Also: antiarthritis relating to treatments or remedies for arthritis
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Faizi, Anti-TNF-[alpha] and Antiarthritic Effect of Patuletin: A Rare Flavonoid from Tagetes patula.
Plants like Calotropis, cinnamon, garlic and true myrtle are used as antiarthritic and antirheumatic agents.
20] demonstrated that immunomodulatory and antiarthritic potential of patuletin was associated with inhibited production of the proinflammatory cytokine TNF-[alpha] with no cytotoxic property.
Both garlic and onion have been shown to have applications as antimicrobial, antithrombotic, antitumor, hypolipidaemic, antiarthritic and hypoglycemic agents.
In vivo evaluation of antiarthritic activity of seed coat of Tamarindus indica Linn.
Another important constituent of mango (also found in olive, strawberry, fig, and various medicinal herbs) is the triterpene lupeol, which has been characterized as exhibiting potent antioxidant, antimutagenic, anti-inflammatory, and antiarthritic activity (Oncogene 2004;23:5203-14).
Our aim was to evaluate the antioxidant and antiarthritic activity of Boswellia serrata gum resin extract (BSE) in collagen induced arthritis.
The plant has potency to serve as an anti-inflammatory, antifungal, antibacterial, antiviral, antiarthritic, antitumor among other biological activities.
The antiarthritic effect has been attributed to inhibition by the triterpenes of joint destruction [147].
The plant and its fruit offer a variety of pharmacological and medicinal functionality, including antioxidant, antimicrobial, anti-inflammatory, antimutagenic, antiproliferative, cardioprotective, antiarthritic, anticaries and wound-healing activity.
They have antimicrobial, antithrombotic, antitumor, hypolipidemic, antiarthritic and hypoglycemic charachteristics related to their high content of organosulfur compounds (Ali et al.
Antiarthritic and anti-inflammatory activity of gum guggul (Balsamodendron mukul Hook)