Herbalists in Nigeria use a variety of herbal remedies to treat various types of illness. Thirteen commonly used herbal plants in the Anambra State of Nigeria were identified and collected. Extracts were prepared and studied pharmacologically on various isolated and intact preparations. Toxicological and phytochemical studies were also conducted on most of these plants.
Journal of Ethnopharmacology 08/1983; 8(1):53-63. DOI:10.1016/0378-8741(83)90089-2