Plants used as painkiller in traditional treatment in Turkey - II headache

Erbay M. S. , Anil S., Melikoglu G.

MARMARA PHARMACEUTICAL JOURNAL, vol.22, no.1, pp.29-36, 2018 (Journal Indexed in ESCI) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Review
  • Volume: 22 Issue: 1
  • Publication Date: 2018
  • Doi Number: 10.12991/mpj.2018.37
  • Page Numbers: pp.29-36


Turkey has many plants used by public for the treatment of various diseases. The usage of these plants has been transferred from generation to generation. Ethnobotanical studies carried out by traditional methods of treatment are recorded and this information is aimed to contribute to the development of the drug. In this study, it has been reached to 88 taxa that is used in traditional treatment against headache in Turkey and aimed to give information about scientific and local names, families, used parts and usage of these taxa in headache. in headache.