SciELO - Scientific Electronic Library Online

 
vol.12 issue2EVALUATION OF THE LEISHMANICIDAL ACTIVITY OF THE ETHANOLIC EXTRACTS OF Rollinia rufinervis ON Leishmania chagasi author indexsubject indexarticles search
Home Pagealphabetic serial listing  

Services on Demand

Article

Indicators

Related links

  • On index processCited by Google
  • Have no similar articlesSimilars in SciELO
  • On index processSimilars in Google

Share


Vitae

Print version ISSN 0121-4004

Abstract

KUSKOSKI, Eugenia M.; ROSEANE, Fett; GARCIA A., Agustín  and  TRONCOSO G., Ana M.. CHEMICAL AND PHARMACOLOGICAL PROPERTIES OF THE FRUIT GUARANÁ (Paullinia cupana). Vitae [online]. 2005, vol.12, n.2, pp.45-52. ISSN 0121-4004.

This review involves a general description of Guaraná, including its chemical and pharmacological properties as well as its production, consumption and economical importance. The revision covers the period between 1931 and 2005, in which 82 papers are considered concerning the botanic and chemical characteristics, the pharmacological activity and the medicinal properties of Guaraná.

Keywords : Guaraná; chemical and pharmacological properties; Paullinia cupana; natural products.

        · abstract in Spanish     · text in Spanish     · Spanish ( pdf )

 

Creative Commons License All the contents of this journal, except where otherwise noted, is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution License