Effect of gel formulation obtained from Fomes fomentarius on bleeding and clotting time: A pilot study

GEDİK G., Asan H., ÖZYURT A., Alli H., ASAN A., Nazli H., ...More

Istanbul Journal of Pharmacy, vol.50, no.3, pp.216-223, 2020 (ESCI) identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 50 Issue: 3
  • Publication Date: 2020
  • Doi Number: 10.26650/istanbuljpharm.2020.0001
  • Journal Name: Istanbul Journal of Pharmacy
  • Journal Indexes: Emerging Sources Citation Index (ESCI)
  • Page Numbers: pp.216-223
  • Keywords: Fomes fomentarius, bleeding time, coagulation time, L. FR., HEMORRHAGE, MUSHROOM, DELIVERY, ACID
  • Dokuz Eylül University Affiliated: No


Background and Aims: Fomes fomentarius (L.) Fr. (jar fungus) has been used extensively in the past by surgeons, barbers, dentists, and is therefore called surgeon's fungus. The hemostatic properties of F. fomentarius extracts are important in medicine. The aim of this study was to investigate the effect of the gel formulation obtained from Fames Famentarius on bleeding and clotting time in rat models.