publication . Article . 2018

The effect of aromatherapy with Rosa damascena essential oil on sleep quality in children

A.S. Keyhanmehr; M. Movahhed; S. Sahranavard; L. Gachkar; M. Hamdieh; Sh. Afsharpaiman*; H. Nikfarjad;
Open Access English
  • Published: 01 Jan 2018 Journal: Research Journal of Pharmacognosy (issn: 2345-5977, eissn: 2345-5977, Copyright policy)
  • Publisher: Iranian Society of Pharmacognosy
Abstract
Background and objectives: Sleep disorder is one of the main problems in children. Poor sleep quality can lead to adverse effects on their growth and development. Aromatherapy is a kind of method for improving sleep. In Iranian traditional medicine, inhaling Rosa damascena has been recommended for treating sleep disorder. Due to the side effects of chemical drugs and trend to alternative medicine due to less complication, the aim of this study was to investigate the effect of aromatherapy with Rosa damascena essential oil on sleep quality in children. Methods: This study was an experimental before and after study that conducted in 30 children with sleep disorder...
Subjects
free text keywords: aromatherapy, Children, Rosa damascena, sleep, traditional medicine, Pharmacy and materia medica, RS1-441
Download from
Powered by OpenAIRE Open Research Graph
Any information missing or wrong?Report an Issue