Herbal Treatment Malaria

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226 journal of herbal medicine 4 (2014) 224–234 Fig. 1 – Map of Lagos state showing the local government areas. were able to demonstrate a good knowledge of malaria fever

FEDERAL REPUBLIC OF NIGERIA NATIONAL ANTIMALARIAL TREATMENT POLICY Federal Ministry of Health National Malaria and Vector Control Division Abuja-Nigeria

African Herbal Plants used as Anti-Malarial Agents – A Review Enegide Chinedu*, David Arome, Solomon F. Ameh Keywords: Malaria treatment, herbal plants, Africa INTRODUCTION Malaria is an infectious disease caused by

Herbal medicines used in the treatment of malaria in Uganda: A case study of Budiope County by John R.S. Tabuti Ph.D. Ethnobotanist/Associate Professor

Herbal treatment, Malaria 1. INTRODUCTION Malaria remains a serious public health challenge and causes death and illnesses in children in Nigeria (Uzochukwu et al., 2010). According to the latest estimates by the WHO, there were about 219 million cases of malaria in 2010 (with an

EVALUATION OF SIX HERBAL PLANTS USED IN THE TREATMENT OF MA SOUTH malaria treatment has left poor masses of Nigeria heavily reliant on traditional practitioners and medicinal plants as remedies against fever and other symptoms of malaria.

Herbal remedies have several potential advantages, perhaps most used to provide effective treatment for malaria for over three hundred years. Traditional Medicinal Plants For the Treatment and Prevention of Human Parasitic Diseases

Conclusion Primary reliance on hospital based diagnosis and treatment for malaria High incidence of native and herbal medication usage. Both hospital based treatments and

Artemisinin drugs in the treatment of malaria: from medicinal herb to registered medication the treatment of malaria can soon be expected. Artemisinin is isolated from the herb Artemisia annua, in use in China more than 2000 years as a herbal tea against fever.

Clinical review Traditional herbal medicines for malaria Merlin L Willcox, Gerard Bodeker Traditional medicines have been used to treat malaria for thousands of years and are the source of the two

1,2,3Department of Herbal Medicine, College of Health Sciences, Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST), Kumasi, Key words: medicinal plants, treatment, malaria, typhoid, piles, Ghana. Introduction Plants have been used for various purposes since prehistoric times [6,8,5].

Available online at sciencedirect.com Journal of Ethnopharmacology 116 (2008) 33–42 Herbal medicines used in the treatment of malaria in Budiope county, Uganda

treatment of malaria and the treatment practice in the herbal markets studied. Information was collected from herb sellers using semi-structured questionnaires, in-depth interviews and direct observation. Samples of all plants claimed

Ethnobotanical Leaflets 13: 475-79 , 2009. Traditional Phytotherapy used in the Treatment of Malaria by Rural People of Bhopal, District of Madhya Pradesh, India

Journal of Pharmacognosy and Phytochemistry used since ancient times for the treatment of malaria Keyword: Herbal plants, Malaria, Anti-malarial activity, Plasmodium 1. Introduction Malaria is one of the most common major health

Although traditional plants are used as a first-line treatment for malaria by 25% of people in malaria-endemic countries The Herbal Initiative on Malaria (HIM) Author: Heartlands Hospital Last modified by: Keme Created Date: 8/23/2005 7:48:00 PM

Herbal treatment, Malaria 1. INTRODUCTION Malaria remains a serious public health challenge and causes death and illnesses in children in Nigeria (Uzochukwu et al., 2010). According to the latest estimates by the WHO, there were about 219 million cases of malaria in 2010 (with an

Ethnobotanical study of medicinal plants useful for herbal anti-malaria remedies, and how it is administered number of respondents still rely on traditional herbal remedies for the treatment of malaria. It has continually

Have started treating malaria by the use of indigenous plants in their local environments (Miliken, 1997) with the strong belief that if herbs used to treat malaria by our