Anti-inflammatory activity of natural products

Abdullatif Azab, Ahmad Nassar, Abed N. Azab

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This article presents highlights of the published literature regarding the anti-inflammatory activities of natural products. Many review articles were published in this regard, however, most of them have presented this important issue from a regional, limited perspective. This paper summarizes the vast range of review and research articles that have reported on the anti-inflammatory effects of extracts and/or pure compounds derived from natural products. Moreover, this review pinpoints some interesting traditionally used medicinal plants that were not investigated yet.

Original languageEnglish
Article numberA119
Issue number10
StatePublished - 1 Oct 2016


  • Anti-Inflammatory Activity
  • Natural Products
  • Plant Extract
  • Pure Compounds

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Analytical Chemistry
  • Chemistry (miscellaneous)
  • Molecular Medicine
  • Pharmaceutical Science
  • Drug Discovery
  • Physical and Theoretical Chemistry
  • Organic Chemistry


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