Online ISSN: 2515-8260

Keywords : Natural Products

Alternative Herbal Medicines For Prevention And Treatment Of Ulcerative Colitis

Vishal Dubey; Sima Singh

European Journal of Molecular & Clinical Medicine, 2020, Volume 7, Issue 7, Pages 4900-4907

Drugs such as adreno-corticosteroids, corticosteroids, purine analogues, antibiotics, immunomodulators, and 5-aminosalicylic acid have become the foundations in management therapy for Ulcerative Colitis (UC). These medicaments remain available in the variety of forms are used an orally and topically to reduce inflammation of the colon and rectum. There can be seen the imbalance of intestinal beneficially acting bacteria triggered an inapt, intense, and enduring mucosal immune retort that leads to the intestinal tissue impairment in an individual. Nonetheless, all these drugs are useful for treatment tolerated with some shortcomings side-effects. From the beginning to the end of human life, natural plants or plant products play an important part. In this existing review, the authors summarize the revisions relating to the natural products practiced by UC patients as a substitute management process for each induction or upkeep management.


Shreejha M. V; Kavitha. S; Vishnu Priya. V; Gayathri. R

European Journal of Molecular & Clinical Medicine, 2020, Volume 7, Issue 1, Pages 311-323

Introduction: There has been a global rise in the use of natural products and natural medicine among
people. Proper regulation of natural medicine and products ensure good quality to control standards,
enhance the consumers safety that facilitate their modern healthcare system, mainly because of their lack
of side effects.
Aim: The aim of the study is to determine the knowledge, awareness and attitude, towards natural
medicine and products among adults.
Materials and methods :A cross sectional study was conducted among the adults [101people]. The
questionnaire was circulated online through google forms and the collected data were analysed using SPSS
software. The Pearson Chi square test was done in association with the gender of the respondents.
Results: The survey results showed that 79.2% of the people have knowledge about natural medicine.
90.1% of the participants believe natural medicines are effective, 75% of the participants use natural
medicine products in their regular life, 61.4% said natural medicine is more effective than pills.
Conclusion: The present study showed that the awareness and knowledge on natural medicine among
adults is quite good.