• Diorge JÔnatas Marmitt Laboratório de Cultura de Células, Programa de Pós-graduação em Biotecnologia, Centro Universitário UNIVATES, Lajeado, RS, Brazil
  • Shanna Bitencourt
  • Amanda Do Couto E Silva
  • MÁrcia InÊs Goettert
  • Claudete Rempel


Pain is an unpleasant sensory and emotional experience associated with actual or potential tissue damage. The incidence of pain may result in the risk of developing some limitations in daily activities, overhead in the use of health services, abuse of medications to control, among other factors. This systematic review aimed to quantify the clinical studies that relate analgesic potential from the study of the plants in the National List of Medicinal Plants of Interest to the Unified Health System (RENISUS), published between 2010 and February 2013 in three scientific databases (SciELO, Science Direct and Springer). Of the 21,357 articles found in databases, analysis of articles was originally made from the title of journal reading, the chosen articles were subsequently assessed for Abstract. Finally, with the articles selected in this step, it analyzed the full text to select the items of interest with therapeutic potential. This analysis resulted in the selection of 14 studies of interest, with 11 plants RENISUS. The results of this study contribute to be treated further discussions on alternative therapies with conventional treatments for pain, using plants as an adjuvant.


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Marmitt, D. J., Bitencourt, S., Silva, A. D. C. E., Goettert, M. I., & Rempel, C. (2016). MEDICINAL PLANTS OF RENISUS WITH ANALGESIC ACTIVITY. Journal of Critical Reviews, 3(3), 1-4. Retrieved from
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