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Traditional antimalarial phytotherapy remedies used by the Kwale community of the Kenyan Coast.
(Journal of Ethnopharmacology, 2008-01-01)
In Kenya, most people especially in rural areas use traditional medicine and medicinal plants to treat many diseases including malaria. Malaria is of national concern in Kenya, in view of development of resistant strains ...
Traditional phytotherapy of some remedies used in treatment of malaria in Meru district of Kenya
(South African Journal of Botany, 2007-07)
In Kenya, most people especially in rural areas use traditional medicine and medicinal plants to treat many diseases including malaria. Malaria is of national concern in Kenya in view of development of resistant strains ...
In Vitro Antiplasmodial Activity of Some Plants used in Kisii, Kenya Against Malaria and their Chloroquine Potentiation Effects.
Fifty-five organic and aqueous extracts of 11 plants used in malaria therapy in Kisii District, Kenya were tested in vitro against chloroquine (CQ)-sensitive and resistant strains of Plasmodium falciparum. Of the plants ...
Anti-plasmodial activity of some Kenyan medicinal plant extracts singly and in combination with chloroquine.
(Phytotherapy Research, 2004-01-05)
Sixty organic and aqueous extracts of eleven plants used for the control of malaria by local communities in Kisii District, Kenya were screened for in vitro anti-plasmodial activity. The plants selection was based on ...
Antimalarial Activity of Some Plants Traditionally used in Meru district of Kenya
Ten plant extracts commonly used by the Meru community of Kenya were evaluated for the in vitro antiplasmodial, in vivo antimalarial, cytotoxicity and animal toxicity activities. The water and methanol extracts of Ludwigia ...