Herbal Medicines Journal

ISSN: 2538-2144 (Online)

Herbal Medicines Journal (Herb Med J) is a quarterly peer reviewed international journal which aims to serve its readers as an authoritative resource on the profession and practice of herbal medicines.

Herb Med J is supported and published by Lorestan University of Medical Sciences, Khorramabad, Iran


Herbal Medicines Journal reports valuable research results for researchers all over the world about the effectiveness of herbal medicines in a variety of in-vitro, in-vivo and clinical trial models. More exact effectiveness evaluation of approved commercial herbal medicines in different diseases is also a priority for the journal. The chemical composition analysis of the herbal essential oils or extracts, although not mandatory in all cases, but is recommended to be considered alongside the study of the effectiveness of plants.

The journal covers the following sections:

  • Clinical pharmacology and toxicology
  • Behavioural, mental, affective, and stress-associated disorders
  • Neuropharmacology
  • Endocrine pharmacology
  • Cancer
  • Immunopharmacology
  • Infectious diseases
  • Pulmonary, gastrointestinal, cardiovascular and urogenital diseases
  • Safety assessment, pre-clinical toxicology, interaction with drugs and adverse events of herbal preparations
  • Pharmacokinetic of natural compounds

It is highly appreciated to receive your Clinical trials, Review articles, Original papers, Short com­munications and letters to the Editor on the above mentioned research fields.




In press

Table of Contents

Original Article

Nasser Gholijani, Zahra Amirghofran*
Fatemeh Noorbakhsh, Ensieh Lotfali*, Ali Ghajari, Saham Ansari, Reza Mohammadi, Zahra Arab-Mazar
Asiye Ahmadi-Dastgerdi, Hamid Ezzatpanah*, Sedighe Asgary, Shahram Dokhani, Ebrahim Rahimi
Ahmad Daneshfar, Payman Hashemi *, Bahram Delfan, Majid Tavakkoli, Parivash Mollaei Rashno
Arefeh Khaksar Jalali, Shahrzad Mir Ashrafi, Samira Shokri, Maryam Rezaee, Farzad Ebrahimzadeh, Ebrahim Falahi *

Review Article

Rouhollah Heydari *