Chanca Piedra (Phyllanthus niruri)

Selected Bibliography

Duke, James and Vasquez, Rudolfo, Amazonian Ethnobotanical Dictionary, CRC Press Inc., Boca Raton

Mehrotra, R, In vitro studies on the effect of certain natural products against hepatiis B virus, Indian J Med Res 92, 133-138 (1990).

Ogata, T, HIV-1 reverse transcriptase inhibitor from Phyllanthus niruri, AIDS Res Hum Retroviruses 8 (11), 1937-1944 (1992).

Quian-Cutrone, J., Niruriside, a new HIV REV/RRE binding inhibitor from Phyllanthus niruri, J Nat Prod 59(2), 196-199 (1996).

Shimizu, M., Studies on aldose reductase inhibitors from natural products. II. Active components of a Paraguayan crude drug Para-parai mi, Phyllanthus niruri, Chem Pharm Bull ( Tokyo ) 37 (9), 2531-2532 (1989).

Syamasundar, K. V., 1985. Antihepatotoxic principles of Phyllanthus niruri herbs, J. Ethnopharmacol 14 (I), 41-44 (1985).

Thyagarajan, S. P., In vitro inactivation of HBsAg by Eclipta alba Hassk and Phyllanthus niruri, Indian J Med Res, 76, 124-130 (1982). "Effects of an extract from Phyllanthus niruri on hepatitis B and woodchuck hepatitis viruses: in vitro and in vivo studies", Proc Natl Acad Sci USA 84 (1), 274-278 (1987).

Wang, M, Herbs of the genus Phyllanthus in the treatment of chronic hepatitis B: observations with three preparations from different sites, J Lap Clin Med 126 (4), 350-352 (1995).

Yeh, Sl Fl, et al., Effect of an Extract from Phyllanthus amarus on Hepatitis B Surface Antigen Gene Expression in Human Hepatoma Cells, Antiviral Research 20 (1993): 185-92.