- The effect of thymoquinone on intractable pediatric seizures (pilot study)Javad Akhondian
Mashhad University of Medical Sciences, Department of Pediatric Neurology, Ghaem Hospital, Mashhad, Khorasan, Iran
Epilepsy Res 93:39-43. 2011..Most of the properties of N. sativa or its extracts are mainly attributed to thymoquinone. It has been shown that thymoquinone has several therapeutic effects and no evidence of toxicity or side effects is reported...
- Predictive factors of pediatric intractable seizuresJavad Akhondian
Department of Pediatric Neurology, Mashhad University of Medical Sciences, Mashhad, Iran
Arch Iran Med 9:236-9. 2006..The objective of this study was to recognize the main predisposing factors that result in uncontrolled seizures in patients so that we can start the treatment accurately...
- The effect of Nigella sativa L. (black cumin seed) on intractable pediatric seizuresJavad Akhondian
Department of Pediatrics and Pediatric Neurology, Mashhad University of Medical Sciences, Ghaem Medical Center, Mashhad, Iran
Med Sci Monit 13:CR555-9. 2007..This plant is naturally distributed in Iran and has been widely used as a natural remedy for a long time. In this study the efficacy of this agent in reducing the frequency of seizures in childhood refractory epilepsy was assessed...