Effectiveness of thymoquinone in the treatment of experimental asthma


Kalemci S., Micili S. C., ACAR T., SENOL T., DIRICAN N., Omeroglu G., ...More

CLINICA TERAPEUTICA, vol.164, no.3, 2013 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 164 Issue: 3
  • Publication Date: 2013
  • Doi Number: 10.7417/ct.2013.1559
  • Journal Name: CLINICA TERAPEUTICA
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Keywords: anti-inflammatory, chronic asthma, thymoquinone, mouse, treatment, NIGELLA-SATIVA, MURINE MODEL, LEUKOCYTES, OIL
  • Erciyes University Affiliated: No

Abstract

Background. Thymoquinone (TQ), the main active constituent of the volatile oil extracted from Nigella sativa's seeds, is used for the treatment of inflammatory diseases and exhibits a variety of pharmacological effects.