Bee Products Honey, Propolis, Pollen May Help Treat Depression

Apitherapy News   Posted by Editor October 10, 2014

Total monoamine oxidase (MAO) inhibition by chestnut honey, pollen and propolis

Journal of Enzyme Inhibition and Medicinal Chemistry, October 2014, Vol. 29, No. 5 , Pages 690-694Monoamine oxidase (MAO) inhibitors are generally used in the treatment of depressive disorders and some neurodegenerative illnesses, such as Parkinson’s disease and Alzheimer’s disease.The aim of this preliminary study was to investigate the MAO [MAO (E.C.1.4.3.4)] inhibiting effect of various apitherapeutic products, such as chestnut honey, pollen and propolis...

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