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Urtica dioica for treatment of benign prostatic hyperplasia: a prospective, randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled, crossover study.
Extracts of four plant portions (roots, stems, leaves and flowers) of Urtica dioica (the stinging nettle) were prepared using accelerated solvent extraction (ASE) involving water, hexanes, methanol and dichloromethane.
PLANT LIFE Landlord, a pint of your finest urtica dioica please.
This study describes the preparation of a cream which contains Urtica dioica L.
Van-Parijs J, Joosen HM, Peumans WJ, Geuns JM, Van Laere AJ (1992) Effect of the Urtica dioica agglutinin on germination and cell wall formation of Phycomyces blankesleeanus Burgeff.
Formulated with saw palmetto, ypgeum africanum and urtica dioica (stinging nettle), the formula has been added to the merchandise mix at such retailers as Walgreen Co.
2] plot for the presence or absence of ten common exotic species (Alliaria officinalis, Glecoma hederacea, Stellaria media, Lonicera japonica, Hedera helix, Duchesnea indica, Urtica dioica, Veronica hederaefolia, Lamium purpureum and Rosa multiflora).
Randomized, double-blind study of freeze-dried Urtica dioica in the treatment of allergic rhinitis.
and most frequent herbs were Urtica dioica, Rumex dentacus, Ocimum sanctum; shrubs: Berberis lyceum, Rubus species and a climber Hedera nepalense.
3) Urtica Dioica (Stinging Nettle): Randomized, double-blind studies have shown it to be as effective as standard allergy medications.