chamaemelum

Summary

Summary: A plant genus of the family ASTERACEAE that is used in folk medicine as CHAMOMILE. Other plants with similar common names include MATRICARIA; TRIPLEUROSPERMUM and ANTHEMIS.

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  1. Eddouks M, Lemhadri A, Zeggwagh N, Michel J. Potent hypoglycaemic activity of the aqueous extract of Chamaemelum nobile in normal and streptozotocin-induced diabetic rats. Diabetes Res Clin Pract. 2005;67:189-95 pubmed
    ..of both a single dose and daily oral administration for 15 days of the aqueous extract of the aerial part of Chamaemelum nobile (C...
  2. Calvo M, Cavero R. Medicinal plants used for ophthalmological problems in Navarra (Spain). J Ethnopharmacol. 2016;190:212-8 pubmed publisher
    ..The most cited plants were: Chamaemelum nobile (L.) All., Santolina chamaecyparissus L. ssp. squarrosa (DC.) Nyman, Sambucus nigra L. ssp...
  3. Zeggwagh N, Michel J, Eddouks M. Vascular effects of aqueous extract of Chamaemelum nobile: in vitro pharmacological studies in rats. Clin Exp Hypertens. 2013;35:200-6 pubmed publisher
    ..001). This study demonstrates that aqueous C. nobile extract possesses in vitro vasorelaxant effect. ..
  4. Moro A, Librán C, Berruga M, Zalacain A, Carmona M. Mycotoxicogenic fungal inhibition by innovative cheese cover with aromatic plants. J Sci Food Agric. 2013;93:1112-8 pubmed publisher
    ..The most effective EOs against P. verrucosum were obtained from Anethum graveolens, Hyssopus officinalis and Chamaemelum nobile, yielding 50% inhibition of fungal growth at concentration values lower than 0.02 µL mL?¹...
  5. Ma C, Winsor L, Daneshtalab M. Quantification of spiroether isomers and herniarin of different parts of Matricaria matricarioides and flowers of Chamaemelum nobile. Phytochem Anal. 2007;18:42-9 pubmed
    ..this method, the contents of these three compounds in the flowers of two chamomile species, Roman chamomile (Chamaemelum nobile) and pineapple weed (Matricaria matricarioides), as well as in different parts of pineapple weed, were ..
  6. Zeggwagh N, Moufid A, Michel J, Eddouks M. Hypotensive effect of Chamaemelum nobile aqueous extract in spontaneously hypertensive rats. Clin Exp Hypertens. 2009;31:440-50 pubmed
    This study aims to evaluate the hypotensive effect of Chamaemelum nobile aqueous extract (CNAE) in spontaneously hypertensive rats (SHRs). Single oral administration of CNAE (140 mg/kg) produced a significant reduction (p < 0...
  7. Cheng S, Wang X, Xu F, Chen Q, Tao T, Lei J, et al. Cloning, Expression Profiling and Functional Analysis of CnHMGS, a Gene Encoding 3-hydroxy-3-Methylglutaryl Coenzyme A Synthase from Chamaemelum nobile. Molecules. 2016;21:316 pubmed publisher
    Roman chamomile (Chamaemelum nobile L.) is renowned for its production of essential oils, which major components are sesquiterpenoids...
  8. Carnat A, Carnat A, Fraisse D, Ricoux L, Lamaison J. The aromatic and polyphenolic composition of Roman camomile tea. Fitoterapia. 2004;75:32-8 pubmed
    The qualitative and quantitative composition of the main aromatic and polyphenolic constituents of infusion from Chamaemelum nobile flowers was examined...
  9. Sharifzadeh A, Javan A, Shokri H, Abbaszadeh S, Keykhosravy K. Evaluation of antioxidant and antifungal properties of the traditional plants against foodborne fungal pathogens. J Mycol Med. 2016;26:e11-7 pubmed publisher
    ..and antifungal activities of the essential oils from five aromatic herbs, including Thymus vulgaris, Chamaemelum nobile, Ziziphora clinopodioides, Zingiber officinale and Cuminum cyminum, against different Aspergillus and ..

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  1. Han S, Li X, Mian Q, Lan W, Liu Y. [Comparison of antioxidant activity between two species of chamomiles produced in Xinjiang by TLC-bioautography]. Zhongguo Zhong Yao Za Zhi. 2013;38:193-8 pubmed
    ..The method lays a foundation for further identification of antioxidant active components contained in chamomile. ..
  2. Maddocks Jennings W. Critical incident: idiosyncratic allergic reactions to essential oils. Complement Ther Nurs Midwifery. 2004;10:58-60 pubmed
    ..Two cases are presented of potentially serious reactions that occurred within a learning situation along with a brief literature critique about allergic reactions to essential oils...
  3. Guimarães R, Barros L, Dueñas M, Calhelha R, Carvalho A, Santos Buelga C, et al. Nutrients, phytochemicals and bioactivity of wild Roman chamomile: a comparison between the herb and its preparations. Food Chem. 2013;136:718-25 pubmed publisher
    Roman chamomile, Chamaemelum nobile L. (Asteraceae), has been used for medicinal applications, mainly through oral dosage forms (decoctions and infusions). Herein, the nutritional characterisation of C...
  4. Cioancă O, Miron A, Aprotosoaie A, Hancianu M, Trifan A, Stanescu U. [Contributions to the comparative study of the antioxidant potential of some extracts obtained from chamomile flowers]. Rev Med Chir Soc Med Nat Iasi. 2009;113:1274-9 pubmed
  5. Kazemian H, Ghafourian S, Heidari H, Amiri P, Yamchi J, Shavalipour A, et al. Antibacterial, anti-swarming and anti-biofilm formation activities of Chamaemelum nobile against Pseudomonas aeruginosa. Rev Soc Bras Med Trop. 2015;48:432-6 pubmed publisher
    Chamomile (Chamaemelum nobile) is widely used throughout the world, and has anti-inflammatory, deodorant, bacteriostatic, antimicrobial, carminative, sedative, antiseptic, anti-catarrhal, and spasmolytic properties...
  6. Ziyan L, Yongmei Z, Nan Z, Ning T, Baolin L. Evaluation of the anti-inflammatory activity of luteolin in experimental animal models. Planta Med. 2007;73:221-6 pubmed
  7. Darriet F, Bendahou M, Costa J, Muselli A. Chemical compositions of the essential oils of the aerial parts of Chamaemelum mixtum (L.) Alloni. J Agric Food Chem. 2012;60:1494-502 pubmed publisher
    The chemical compositions of the aerial parts essential oils of Chamaemelum mixtum (L.) Alloni from Corsica and Sardinia were investigated employing gas chromatography and gas chromatography-mass spectrometry (GC-MS)...
  8. Guimarães R, Calhelha R, Froufe H, Abreu R, Carvalho A, Queiroz M, et al. Wild Roman chamomile extracts and phenolic compounds: enzymatic assays and molecular modelling studies with VEGFR-2 tyrosine kinase. Food Funct. 2016;7:79-83 pubmed publisher
    ..Herein, the antiangiogenic activity of Roman chamomile (Chamaemelum nobile L...
  9. Levy R, Bicknell K, Slattery T, Rayner K. Eye movement evidence that readers maintain and act on uncertainty about past linguistic input. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2009;106:21086-90 pubmed publisher
  10. Lopez Jornet P, Aznar Cayuela C. Efficacy of topical chamomile management vs. placebo in patients with oral lichen planus: a randomized double-blind study. J Eur Acad Dermatol Venereol. 2016;30:1783-1786 pubmed publisher
    ..This double-blind study, randomly divided 60 patients with OLP into two groups, 30 treated with 2% Chamaemelum nobile gel (0.5 mL/3 times a day) and 30 treated with a placebo (Trial Registration NCT02421770)...
  11. Moussally K, Berard A. Exposure to specific herbal products during pregnancy and the risk of low birth weight. Altern Ther Health Med. 2012;18:36-43 pubmed
    ..Evidence about the safety of HP use during pregnancy and their impact on pregnancy outcomes is currently lacking...
  12. Rastegar H, Ahmadi Ashtiani H, Aghaei M, Ehsani A, Barikbin B. Combination of herbal extracts and platelet-rich plasma induced dermal papilla cell proliferation: involvement of ERK and Akt pathways. J Cosmet Dermatol. 2013;12:116-22 pubmed publisher
    ..We examined the effects of PRP and herbal extracts combination in order to identify potential stimulants of hair growth...
  13. Zhao J, Khan S, Wang M, Vasquez Y, Yang M, Avula B, et al. Octulosonic acid derivatives from Roman chamomile (Chamaemelum nobile) with activities against inflammation and metabolic disorder. J Nat Prod. 2014;77:509-15 pubmed publisher
    Six new octulosonic acid derivatives (1-6) were isolated from the flower heads of Roman chamomile (Chamaemelum nobile). Their structures were elucidated by means of spectroscopic interpretation...