Herbal Medicines Journal

ISSN: 2538-2144 (Online)

Herbal Medicines Journal (Herb Med J) is a 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.






Peer review


To inform that the peer review process of the manuscripts in the Herbal Medicines Journal will take about 2-3 weeks.

Posted: 2016-11-09
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Vol 2, No 1(March 2017)

Table of Contents


Bahram Rasoulian, Farnaz Kheirandish

Original Article

Hassan Ahmadvand, Tayebeh Davoodi*, Esmaeel Babaeenezha
Masoud Alirezaei, Vahid Jaldani, Omid Dezfoulian, Gholamreza Shahsavari*
Afshin Pirnia, Abolfazl Zendedel, Abolfazl Abbaszadeh, Khatereh Anbari, Arman Mousavi, Mohammadreza Gholami*
Fariba Sharififar, Ali Assadipour, Mohammad Hassan Moshafi, Fahimeh Alishahi, Hossein Mahmoudvand*
Fariba Nazari Serenjeh, Payman Hashemi*

Review Article

Afsaneh Bonyadi, Seyyedali Mozaffarpur*, Mohammad Azadbakht, Mortaza Mojahedi
Zahra Arab-Mazar, Farnaz Kheirandish*, Simin Rajaeian