Ana Laura Islas-Garduño's research while affiliated with Mexican Institute of Social Security and other places

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Ageratina pichinchensis is utilized in traditional medicine for the treatment of dermatomycosis and inflammation. The aim of this study was to evaluate the clinical and mycological effectiveness of the topical administration of an enecalin standardized extract of A. pichinchensis for treating onychomycosis in patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus...
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Background: Anxiety is one of the most common mental disorders. It has an impact on the decrease of productivity, the affectation of quality of life, and the increase in health care costs. The study of plant species with medicinal properties to treat anxiety has made significant progress, since they have been evaluated through in vitro, in vivo an...
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Galphimine-B (G-B), a compound isolated from Galphimia glauca , has been shown to possess important anxiolytic activity. In this study, we evaluated the effectiveness and tolerability of a G-B standardized extract (experimental treatment) that was administered daily for 10 weeks in patients with moderate or severe Generalized Anxiety Disorder (GAD)...
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Social anxiety is one of the most common disorders found in the population attending the first level of health care. Galphimia glauca has been used for many years in Mexican traditional medicine to treat “nervous disorders”. A standardized extract of this species has been evaluated in clinical studies that have proven its efficacy and safety in pat...
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Previous clinical studies have demonstrated the antifungal effectiveness of Ageratina pichinchensis extracts when topically administered to patients with dermatomycosis. The objective of this study was to evaluate the effectiveness and tolerability of a 7% standardized extract of A. pichinchensis (intravaginal) in patients with vulvovaginal candidi...

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... The number of study participants in clinical trials ranged from 10 to 400 participants [11][12][13]. Two studies included patients with a preexisting condition, one included patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus and the other included patients with HIV [14,15]. ...
... Zu den Prinzipien der klientenzentrierten Gesprächspsychotherapie (Rogers, 1951) gehören bedingungsfreies Akzeptieren des "Klienten", einfühlendes Verstehen und Echtheit. Der Schwerpunkt bei der Behandlung einer Panikstörung mit Agoraphobie liegt bei folgenden Themen (Teusch u. ...
... In Mexico, Doctor Mora, Guanajuato is the locality where the first studies in a natural population botanically classified as G. glauca were carried out (Osuna et al. 1999). Subsequent studies showed that plants from this locality have anxiolytic and sedative activities in both, mice (Cardoso-Taketa et al. 2008;Sharma et al. 2012a) and humans (Herrera-Arellano et al. 2012;Romero-Cerecero et al. 2018 with anxiolytic and sedative effects (Cardoso-Taketa et al. 2008;Sharma et al. 2012a). Furthermore, anti-inflammatory effects of these metabolites have been proposed using an in vivo model in mice (González-Cortazar et al. 2014). ...
... Despite its importance, few studies have been conducted to validate only some of its extensive properties. Specifically, they have mainly focused on evaluating its antifungal properties [12][13][14][15][16][17][18][19], its action against different types ...