THE ROLE OF EXTRACTS AND COMPOUNDS OBTAINED FROM HERBS IN TREATMENT OF PARKINSON’S DISEASEAbstract
Neurodegenerative disorders particularly Parkinson’s disease are serious threat for heath society. In addition, treatment, control and managing of Parkinson’s disease burden high cost to these patients. Therefore, an efficacy and available treatment strategy is required so that herbs and their bioactive compounds could be good candidates. It has well been demonstrated the herbs are a potential source of antioxidant and have anti-inflammatory property. Interestingly, oxidative stress and inflammation are main reasons neurodegeneration in substantia nigra pars compacta. Here, we review the studies conducted on effects of extracts and compounds obtained from herbs in treatment of Parkinson’s disease until 2000 to now by to focus on their effects on different animal model of Parkinson’s disease.
S. H. Hassanpour *, M. A. Dehghani, S. Z. Karami and F. Dehghani
Young Researchers and Elite Club, Yasooj Branch, Islamic Azad University, Yasooj, Iran.
13 October, 2017
26 December, 2017
30 December, 2017
01 July, 2018