Potential molecular basis of the chondroprotective effect of Harpagophytum procumbens

Phytomedicine. 2006 Sep;13(8):598-600. doi: 10.1016/j.phymed.2006.01.014. Epub 2006 Feb 24.
No abstract available

Publication types

  • Letter

MeSH terms

  • Animals
  • Cartilage, Articular / drug effects*
  • Female
  • Harpagophytum*
  • Knee Joint / drug effects*
  • Knee Joint / enzymology
  • Osteoarthritis, Knee / drug therapy
  • Osteoarthritis, Knee / enzymology
  • Phytotherapy
  • Plant Extracts / pharmacology*
  • Plant Extracts / therapeutic use
  • Rabbits
  • Tissue Inhibitor of Metalloproteinase-2 / metabolism*

Substances

  • Plant Extracts
  • Tissue Inhibitor of Metalloproteinase-2