Antioxidant capacities and total phenolic contents of 20 polyherbal remedies used as tonics by folk healers in Phatthalung and Songkhla provinces, Thailand.
- Wipawee Chanthasri,
- Nuntitporn Puangkeaw,
- Nongluk Kunworarath,
- Patcharawalai Jaisamut,
- Surasak Limsuwan,
- Katesarin Maneenoon,
- Piyapong Choochana,
- Sasitorn Chusri
BMC Complement Altern Med 2018 Feb 21;18(1):73. Epub 2018 Feb 21.
Natural Product Research Center of Excellence, Prince of Songkla University, Hat Yai, Songkhla, 90110, Thailand.
Background: Uses of polyherbal formulations have played a major role in traditional medicine. The present study is focused on the formulations used in traditional Thai folkloric medicine as tonics or bracers. Twenty documented polyherbal mixtures, used as nourishing tonics by the folk healers in Phatthalung and Songkhla provinces in southern Thailand, are targeted. Read More