Medicinal Plants and Addiction Treatment
- *Corresponding Author:
- Singab AN
Department of Pharmacognosy
Faculty of Pharmacy
Ain Shams University, 11566, Cairo
E-mail: [email protected]
Received date: June 20, 2016; Accepted date: July 07, 2016; Published date: July 11, 2016
Citation: Eldahshan OA, Elsakka AMA, Singab AN (2016) Medicinal Plants and Addiction Treatment. Med Aromat Plants 5: 260. doi:10.4172/2167-0412.1000260
Copyright: © 2016 Eldahshan OA, et al. This is an open-access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original author and source are credited.
Natural substances (phytochemicals) have a variety of effects on the body. Although many of them lead to addiction, others have long been used in treatment and detoxification. This short review mentioned some plants that were used for treatment addiction and/or withdrawal symptoms.