American Journal of Clinical and Experimental Medicine

Special Issue

Herbal Remedies as Alternative to Future Drugs Development and Treatment

  • Submission Deadline: Aug. 30, 2015
  • Status: Submission Closed
  • Lead Guest Editor: Md. Reyad-ul-ferdous
About This Special Issue
Plant is the vital sources of natural remedies. Every plant contains several potential phytochemicals which are demonstrating potential pharmacological activities for several acute and chronic diseases. New compounds isolated from several plants for the treatment of acute and chronic diseases. Anciently herbal medicines were effectively used to treat for all diseases. Further investigation may lead to isolation, identification and purification of these compounds as new drug with new formulation.

Several protocols may develop to evaluate these pharmacological activities. This special issue is to improve the dissemination of advanced research in the area of herbal remedies by Pharmacological and Phytochemicals investigation that can fulfill the anytime-anywhere access dream. Original research papers are solicited in any aspect of innovative Pharmacological, Phytochemicals as well as herbal formulation for several acute and chronic diseases.

Aims and Scope:

1. Improve herbal remedies for future treatment
2. Investigation of pharmacological activity
3. Establish effective methodology
4. Primary step to isolate, identification and formulate lead compounds
Lead Guest Editor
  • Md. Reyad-ul-ferdous

    Department of Pharmacy, Progati Medical Institute, Dhaka, Bangladesh

Published Articles
  • Present Biological Status of Potential Medicinal Plant of Amaranthus viridis: A Comprehensive Review

    Md. Reyad-ul-Ferdous , D. M. Shamim Shahjahan , Sharif Tanvir , Mohsina Mukti

    Issue: Volume 3, Issue 5-1, October 2015
    Pages: 12-17
    Received: Jul. 09, 2015
    Accepted: Jul. 11, 2015
    Published: Jul. 23, 2015
    DOI: 10.11648/j.ajcem.s.2015030501.13
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    Abstract: Amaranthus viridis L. belongs to family (Amaranthaceae) commonly known as “Chowlai” is a common wild vegetable and weed of cultivation. A. viridis contains several compounds like amino acids lysine, arginine, histidine, cystine, phenylalanine, leucine, isoleucine, valine, threonine, methionine, tyrosine etc. In search of new activities chemical ent... Show More
  • Biologically Potential for Pharmacologicals and Phytochemicals of Medicinal Plants of Colocasia esculenta: A Comprehensive Review

    Md. Reyad-ul-Ferdous , Md. Saiful Islam Arman , Md. Munirul Islam Tanvir , Shamsunnahar Sumi , Kazi Md. Mostafizur Rahman Siddique , Md. Mustahsan Billah , Md. Siddiqul Islam

    Issue: Volume 3, Issue 5-1, October 2015
    Pages: 7-11
    Received: Jun. 29, 2015
    Accepted: Jul. 01, 2015
    Published: Jul. 15, 2015
    DOI: 10.11648/j.ajcem.s.2015030501.12
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    Abstract: Colocasia esculenta (L) Schott of the family Araceae is an herbaceous perennial plant cultivated as annuals. Local name of C. esculenta is Kochu in Bangladesh and Taro in India. C. esculenta (L) is an ancient crop grown throughout the humid tropics and is widely used throughout the world; Africa, Asia, the West Indies, and South America. Its edible... Show More
  • Potential Ex-vivo Anti-inflammatory, Cardioprotective Properties and Phytochemical Properties of Leaves of Mussaenda Roxburghii Hook

    Farzana Akther Sumi , Biswajit Sikder , Prawej Ansari , Md. Reyad-ul- Ferdous , Anaytulla , Mustafe Khalid Mohamed , Md. Mustarek Uddin Meemo

    Issue: Volume 3, Issue 5-1, October 2015
    Pages: 1-6
    Received: Jun. 16, 2015
    Accepted: Jun. 17, 2015
    Published: Jul. 15, 2015
    DOI: 10.11648/j.ajcem.s.2015030501.11
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    Abstract: Background: mussaenda roxburghii hook. Belongs to family rubiaceae, is a perennial shrub moist area of valley and grows in the foothills. Objective: the present investigation was carried out to phytochemicals and pharmacological activity such anti-inflammatory, cardioprotective properties of methanolic crude extract & its fractions such as dcm extr... Show More