Efficacy of Hypericum and Calendula oils in the epithelial reconstruction of surgical wounds in childbirth with caesarean section

Farmaco. 2001 May-Jul;56(5-7):451-3. doi: 10.1016/s0014-827x(01)01060-6.


Following studies on the properties of spontaneous plants in Sardinia we have evaluated the tissue regenerating action of a mixture of oily extracts of Hypericum perforatum and Calendula arvensis on surgical wounds from childbirth with caesarean section.

Publication types

  • Clinical Trial

MeSH terms

  • Administration, Topical
  • Adult
  • Calendula / chemistry*
  • Cesarean Section*
  • Epithelium / drug effects
  • Female
  • Humans
  • Hypericum / chemistry*
  • Italy
  • Oils, Volatile / administration & dosage
  • Oils, Volatile / therapeutic use*
  • Postoperative Period
  • Regeneration / drug effects
  • Wound Healing / drug effects*


  • Oils, Volatile