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Effects of Terpenes and Terpenoids of Natural Occurrence in Essential Oils on Vascular Smooth Muscle and on Systemic Blood Pressure: Pharmacological Studies and Perspective of Therapeutic Use

By Ana Carolina Cardoso-Teixeira, Klausen Oliveira-Abreu, Levy Gabriel de Freitas Brito, Andrelina Noronha Coelho-de-Souza and José Henrique Leal-Cardoso

Submitted: June 18th 2020Reviewed: September 25th 2020Published: November 20th 2020

DOI: 10.5772/intechopen.94194

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Ana Carolina Cardoso-Teixeira, Klausen Oliveira-Abreu, Levy Gabriel de Freitas Brito, Andrelina Noronha Coelho-de-Souza and José Henrique Leal-Cardoso (November 20th 2020). Effects of Terpenes and Terpenoids of Natural Occurrence in Essential Oils on Vascular Smooth Muscle and on Systemic Blood Pressure: Pharmacological Studies and Perspective of Therapeutic Use, Terpenes and Terpenoids - Recent Advances, Shagufta Perveen and Areej Mohammad Al-Taweel, IntechOpen, DOI: 10.5772/intechopen.94194. Available from:

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