Ankaferd[R] Blood Stopper (ABS) is a standardized herbal extract obtained from five different plants: Thymus vulgaris, Glycyrrhiza glabra, Otis vinifera, Alpinia officinarum, and Urtica dioica
Since protein in Urtica dioica was involved in the inhibition of prostatic cell proliferation (Konrad et al.
Thus far, only the root extracts of Urtica dioica have been reported to show antiprostatic activities and are used as medicine in Europe.
Anti-inflammatory effect of Urtica dioica
folia extract in comparison to caffeic malic acid.
Evaluation of a test and its application to Urtica dioica root extracts.
Stimulation of lymphocyte proliferation and inhibition of nitric oxide production by aqueous Urtica dioica extract.
The direct cytotoxic effect of the essential oil from Urtica dioica was shown to be concentration and time of incubation-dependent (Ilarinova et al.
Antihyperglycemic activity of the aqueous extract of Urtica dioica.
Key words: biotransformation enzymes, antioxidant enzymes, lipid peroxidation, sulfhydryl groups, lactate dehydrogenase, Urtica dioica
This homoeopathic preparation contains Urtica dioica
(the stinging nettle), calcium and silica.
The remedy Urtica dioica
possesses a detoxifying and cleansing action, which eliminates the uric acid crystals.
There are two species of nettle in our area: "Barn Nettle," Urtica dioica
, and "Wood Nettle," Laportea canadensis.