To describe the development and resolution of corneal edema in 3 patients who were exposed to compounds that stimulate dopaminergic pathways.We conducted a review of the literature on bilateral corneal edema secondary to amantadine use and report a case
Antler abnormalities of deer and other cervids often result from testicular lesions and decreased levels of testosterone, inhibiting normal cycles of antler growth. Affected males have antlers with retained velvet, numerous short, misshapen points ("cactus bucks"), and failure to shed these abnormal
"Opuntia ficus-indica" prickly pear is the cactus member of the Cactaceae family as an important nutrient and food source.The purpose of this study was to characterize the phytochemical composition of hydroalcoholic extract of prickly pear seeds
Opuntia dillenii (Ker-Gawl) Haw is a cactus that belongs to the family Opuntiae. Lyophilized aqueous extract of the fruits of the plant, used in Canarian traditional medicine for gastrointestinal and bronchial troubles, was evaluated for analgesic and anti-inflammatory properties in rats and mice.
The ethanol extracts of Opuntia ficus-indica fructus (EEOF) and Opuntia ficus-indica stem (EEOS) were prepared and used to evaluate the pharmacological effects of cactus. Both the extracts inhibited the writhing syndrome induced by acetic acid, indicating that they contains analgesic effect. The