Aims & Scope

The Journal of Natural Medicines Research (JNMR) is an international journal publishing research in naturally occurring medicines and their related treatment. JNMR is a peer-reviewed journal that aims to serve its readers as an authoritative resource on the profession and practice of natural medicine including herbal and traditional medicines and remedies. The content areas of the journal reflect the interests of Medical Herbalists and other health professionals interested in the clinical and professional application of chemistry of natural medicines.

  • Biological and pharmacological effects of plant extracts;
  • Botanical anatomy and cultivation of medicinal plants;
  • Chemistry of natural products and biochemistry of medicinal plants;
  • Herbal therapeutics, phytomedicine and herbal preparations;
  • Medicinal plants and their anti-inflammatory, anti-cholesterol, hypotensive, antispasmodic, anti-diabetic, anticancer, antiviral, antibacterial and antifungal activity;
  • Medicinal plants in healthcare, clinical trials and pilot studies;
  • Pharmacology of natural products and herbs and traditional herbs;
  • Traditional medicine, ethnobotany and western herbal medicine.

The objective of JNMR is to strengthen the research and educational base of natural medicine with research papers in the form of case studies, original research articles, reviews, perspectives, and short communications. Potentially the premier journal in its field, the journal welcomes papers that stimulate research and interest in natural medicine education and practice that disseminate information about its clinical tradition, best practices, skills and knowledge.