Affiliation: University of the West Indies
- The practice of polypharmacy involving herbal and prescription medicines in the treatment of diabetes mellitus, hypertension and gastrointestinal disorders in JamaicaR Delgoda
Natural Products Institute and Tropical Medicine Research Institute, The University of the West Indies, Kingston 7, Jamaica
West Indian Med J 53:400-5. 2004..Therefore, being aware of the prevalence of multiple therapy practices would be especially useful when designing a pharmaco-vigilance system...
- Cytotoxic and potent CYP1 inhibitors from the marine algae Cymopolia barbataSimone Badal
Natural Products Institute, Faculty of Pure and Applied Sciences, University of the West Indies, Mona, West Indies, Jamaica
Org Med Chem Lett 2:21. 2012..abstract:..
- Herbal interactions involving cytochrome p450 enzymes: a mini reviewRupika Delgoda
Natural Products Institute and Faculty of Pure and Applied Sciences, University of the West Indies, Mona, Kingston, Jamaica, West Indies
Toxicol Rev 23:239-49. 2004....
- The prevalence of herbs use in conjunction with conventional medicines in JamaicaRupika Delgoda
Natural Products Institute, University of the West Indies, Mona, Jamaica
Complement Ther Med 18:13-20. 2010..Due to the global rise in the popularity of herbal medicines, adversities resulting from concomitant use of both prescription drugs and herbs are becoming an increasingly important public health issue...
- The prevalence of herbal medicine home use and concomitant use with pharmaceutical medicines in JamaicaDavid Picking
Natural Products Institute, University of the West Indies, Mona, Kingston 7, Jamaica
J Ethnopharmacol 137:305-11. 2011..The work described in this paper aimed to study the prevalence of herbal medicine use in treating illness and concomitant use with pharmaceutical medicines in Jamaica...
- Antiproliferative activity and absolute configuration of zonaquinone acetate from the Jamaican alga Stypopodium zonaleNajair Penicooke
Department of Chemistry, University of the West Indies, Mona Campus, Mona, Kingston 7, Kingston, Jamaica
Phytochemistry 87:96-101. 2013..22-17.32 μM) and fluorouracil (27.03-31.48 μM). When tested with liver cancer cells (Hep G2), no activity was observed. Weak antioxidant activity was observed with 1 but sargaol exhibited high activity...