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The Journal of Complementary Medicine Research (formely Know as Journal of Intercultural Ethnopharmacology is aimed to serve an intercultural contemporary approach to the knowledge about world-wide usage of complementary medicine and their empirical and evidence-based effects.

JCMR aims to publish high-quality papers that are of interest to an international readership including researchers, clinical practitioners, administrators and others concerned with clinical best practice, research methodology, and education and policy development in integrative medicine. The current focus of the journal is globally diversified and JCMR welcomes papers of international research collaborations and papers from all over the world.

JCMR publishes articles of applied research and clinical research, including randomized controlled trials, intervention studies, cohort studies, observational studies, diagnostic test accuracy and reliability studies, qualitative and mixed method studies, animal studies, systematic reviews and narrative reviews.

The types of publications considered are editorials, review articles, original research articles, case reports, letters to the editor, commentaries, study protocols, and short communications relating to integrative medicine.

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2020, Vol: 11, Issue: 1

J Complement Med Res

    Technical Note

  • Ethnobotany and Antimicrobial Activity of Gouania longispicata Engl.
    Hannington Gumisiriza, Grace Birungi, Julius B. Lejju, Eunice Apio Olet, Owen Kembabazi, Crispin Duncan Sesaazi
    J Complement Med Res. 2020; 11(1): 86-94
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.5455/jcmr.2020.11.01.10

  • Ethnomedicinal study of Ocimum gratissimum Lin (Lamiaceae) in Cotonou
    Wilfrid Hinnoutondji KPETEHOTO, Roch Christian JOHNSON, Eustache Enock Meinsan HOUETO, Armelle Sabine Yélignan HOUNKPATIN, Gratien BONI, Zinsou Franck MIGNANWANDE, Hounnankpon YEDOMONHAN, Frederic LOKO
    J Complement Med Res. 2020; 11(1): 72-85
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.5455/jcmr.2020.11.01.09

  • Review Article

  • Ethnomedicinal importance and conservation status of medicinal trees among indigenous communities in Esperanza, Agusan del Sur, Philippines
    Mark Lloyd G. Dapar, Grecebio Jonathan D. Alejandro, Ulrich Meve, Sigrid Liede-Schumann
    J Complement Med Res. 2020; 11(1): 59-71
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.5455/jcmr.2020.11.01.08

  • Giant ovarian mucinous cystadenoma in a 71-year-old woman: a case report
    Cipta Pramana, Anak Agung Ayu, Erwin Dipraja, Ario Lukas, Rizky Eka Adeliani
    J Complement Med Res. 2020; 11(1): 54-58
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.5455/jcmr.2020.11.01.07

  • Original Research

  • Natural drug leads as novel DPP-IV inhibitors targeting the management of type 2 diabetes mellitus
    Keddagoda Gamage Piyumi Wasana, Anoja Priyadarshani Attanayake, Kamani Ayoma Perera Wijewardana Jayatilaka & Thilak Priyantha Weerarathna
    J Complement Med Res. 2020; 11(1): 43-53
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.5455/jcmr.2020.11.01.06

  • Phenolics-rich extract of guava stem bark inhibits enzymes associated with nephrolithiasis and obesity in vitro
    Emmanuel Anyachukwu Irondi
    J Complement Med Res. 2020; 11(1): 34-42
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.5455/jcmr.2020.11.01.05

  • Antifever medicinal plants on native ethnics on Sumatra Island
    J Complement Med Res. 2020; 11(1): 19-33
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.5455/jcmr.2020.11.01.04

  • Chemical composition of essential oil of the species Oenanthe fistulosa L. growing in Algeria
    Nabila SOUILAH, Hamdi BENDIF, Mohammed HARIR, Abderrahim BENSLAMA, Abdenassar HARRAR, Lakhdar DJARRI, Salah AKKAL, Kamel MEDJROUBI
    J Complement Med Res. 2020; 11(1): 13-18
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.5455/jcmr.2020.11.01.03

  • Relationship of Carabelli’s Trait Between the Upper Second Deciduous and First Permanent Molars
    Khang Kim Huynh, Linh Hoang Nguyen, Nhu Quynh Nguyen
    J Complement Med Res. 2020; 11(1): 9-12
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.5455/jcmr.2020.11.01.02

  • Anxiolytic and antidepressant-like effect of the ethanolic extract of Cassia tora seed in Swiss mice
    Amit Kumar Shrivastava*, Laxmi Shrestha, Shanti Gurung, Bishal Joshi
    J Complement Med Res. 2020; 11(1): 1-8
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.5455/jcmr.2020.11.01.01

  • Review Article

  • A Review of Medicinal Plants Affecting Exercise and Physical Health Factors in Athletes
    Shiravand Masoud1, Rezapour Maryam2, Rezapour Sadegh3, Mardani Mahnaz4*, Bahmani Mahmoud5
    J Complement Med Res. 2019; 10(4): 212-225
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.5455/jcmr.20190821081803

  • Original Research

  • Anti-cancer and Anti-Oxidative Activities of Nigerian Traditional Medicinal Plants/Recipes
    Abubakar Gidado, Korawinwich Boonpisuttinant, Suthamas Kanjanawongwanich,
    J Complement Med Res. 2019; 10(4): 200-211
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.5455/jcmr.20190731050619

  • Anti-androgenic and insulin-sensitizing actions of Nigella sativa oil improve polycystic ovary and associated dyslipidemia and redox disturbances
    Abdulrazaq Bidemi Nafiu, Suliat Alimi , Abdussalam Babalola , Ayodele Temitope Ogunlade, Fatima Dobarako Muhammad, ABDUR RAHEEM ADESOLA IDOWU ABIOYE, Abdul musawwir Alli oluwafuyi , Lukman Aboyeji Oyewole, Olugbenga Akinola, Joseph Olajide Olayemi, Abdulbasit Amin, Wahab Imam Abdulmajeed , Ibrahim Musa, Mohammad Tariqur Rahman,
    J Complement Med Res. 2019; 10(4): 186-199
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.5455/jcmr.20190613045154

  • Assessment of anti-nociceptive and anthelmintic activities of Vitex Peduncularis Wall. leaves and in silico molecular docking, ADME/T, and PASS prediction studies of its isolated compounds
    Reedwan Bin Jafar Auniq, Md. Nazim Uddin Chy , Md. Adnan, Ajoy Roy, Mohammad Ashraful Islam, Tourna Nahrin Khan, Md. Zahid Hasan, Suhel Ahmed, Mohammad Forhad Khan, Nazmul Islam, Muhammad Ismail Khan, Md. Alamgir Hossain, Md. Alamgir Kabir, Md Tareque Hassan Mukut, Sabrina Islam,
    J Complement Med Res. 2019; 10(4): 170-185
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.5455/jcmr.20190805024523

  • Hepatoprotective properties of methanol leaf extract of Pterocarpus mildbraedii Harms on carbon tetrachloride- induced hepatotoxicity in albino rats (Rattus norvegicus)
    Thelma Ebele Ihedioha, Rita Ifeoma Odo, Uwakwe Simon Onoja, Chikaodili Adaobi Nwagu, John Ikechukwu Ihedioha,
    J Complement Med Res. 2019; 10(4): 162-169
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.5455/jcmr.20190716093120

  • A case study: Effects of wet cupping therapy in a male with primary infertility
    Senol Dane, Menizibeya Osain Welcome,
    J Complement Med Res. 2019; 10(4): 155-161
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.5455/jcmr.20190807074320

  • In silico molecular docking, PASS prediction and ADME/T analysis for finding novel COX-2 inhibitor from Heliotropium indicum
    Md. Nazmul Hasan, N. M. Mahmudul Alam Bhuiya, Mohammed Kamrul Hossain,
    J Complement Med Res. 2019; 10(3): 142-154
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.5455/jcmr.20190525051057

  • Pan-Himalaya Ethnomedicine safety: Lithospermeae (Boraginaceae) Herbal Remedies Containing Toxic Pyrrolizidine Alkaloids
    Latif Ahmad, Yi He, Andrew J. Semotiuk, Quan Ru Liu, Hammad Ahmad Jan,
    J Complement Med Res. 2019; 10(3): 129-141
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.5455/jcmr.20190513073648

  • Letter to the Editor

  • Drugs and dietary supplements with unproven effects in research and practice: Part 2
    Sergei V. Jargin ,
    J Complement Med Res. 2019; 10(3): 112-128
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.5455/jcmr.20190314031843

  • Short Communication

  • Mitigating and anti-apoptotic effect of turmeric on semicarbazide-induced damage in testicular tissue of juvenile male rats
    Amal A. E. Ibrahim, Amany A. Osman , Mona A. F. Nasser , Mona R. Alshathly ,
    J Complement Med Res. 2019; 10(3): 103-111
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.5455/jcmr.20190216045239