Traditional medicine in Turkey IX: folk medicine in north-west Anatolia

J Ethnopharmacol. 1999 Mar;64(3):195-210. doi: 10.1016/s0378-8741(98)00133-0.


Folk medicine in northwest Anatolia has been studied and 116 remedies prepared from 67 plant and 8 animal species are described, each with vernacular names, methods of preparation and traditional uses.

Publication types

  • Research Support, Non-U.S. Gov't

MeSH terms

  • Data Collection
  • Humans
  • Medicine, Traditional
  • Plant Extracts / therapeutic use*
  • Plants / chemistry*
  • Tissue Extracts / therapeutic use*
  • Turkey


  • Plant Extracts
  • Tissue Extracts