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royal jelly

MedGen UID:
75158
Concept ID:
C0073603
Pharmacologic Substance
Synonyms: Royal jelly
 

Definition

A honey bee secretion that is used in the nutrition of larvae and to stimulate development of adult queens. It contains B-complex vitamins such as pantothenic acid (vitamin B5) and vitamin B6 (pyridoxine), amino acids, minerals, enzymes, monosaccharides and 10-hydroxy-2-decenoic acid (10-HDA). Royal jelly has been shown to have antibacterial and immunomodulatory activities. [from NCI]

Recent clinical studies

Etiology

Taavoni S, Barkhordari F, Goushegir A, Haghani H
Complement Ther Med 2014 Aug;22(4):601-6. Epub 2014 May 13 doi: 10.1016/j.ctim.2014.05.004. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 25146061
Erdem O, Güngörmüş Z
Holist Nurs Pract 2014 Jul-Aug;28(4):242-6. doi: 10.1097/HNP.0000000000000033. PMID: 24919094
Musa M, Nasir NF, Thirumulu KP
Afr J Tradit Complement Altern Med 2014;11(1):148-55. Epub 2013 Nov 2 PMID: 24653569Free PMC Article
Pourmoradian S, Mahdavi R, Mobasseri M, Faramarzi E, Mobasseri M
Chin J Integr Med 2014 May;20(5):347-52. Epub 2014 Mar 7 doi: 10.1007/s11655-014-1804-8. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 24610413
Morita H, Ikeda T, Kajita K, Fujioka K, Mori I, Okada H, Uno Y, Ishizuka T
Nutr J 2012 Sep 21;11:77. doi: 10.1186/1475-2891-11-77. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 22995464Free PMC Article

Diagnosis

Moriyama T, Yanagihara M, Yano E, Kimura G, Seishima M, Tani H, Kanno T, Nakamura-Hirota T, Hashimoto K, Tatefuji T, Ogawa T, Kawamura Y
Biosci Biotechnol Biochem 2013;77(4):789-95. Epub 2013 Apr 7 doi: 10.1271/bbb.120924. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 23563566
Blank S, Bantleon FI, McIntyre M, Ollert M, Spillner E
Clin Exp Allergy 2012 Jun;42(6):976-85. doi: 10.1111/j.1365-2222.2012.03966.x. PMID: 22909169
Katayama M, Aoki M, Kawana S
J Dermatol 2008 Apr;35(4):222-4. doi: 10.1111/j.1346-8138.2008.00448.x. PMID: 18419679
Takahama H, Shimazu T
J Dermatol 2006 Jun;33(6):424-6. doi: 10.1111/j.1346-8138.2006.00100.x. PMID: 16700835
Takahashi M, Matsuo I, Ohkido M
Contact Dermatitis 1983 Nov;9(6):452-5. PMID: 6653102

Therapy

Taavoni S, Barkhordari F, Goushegir A, Haghani H
Complement Ther Med 2014 Aug;22(4):601-6. Epub 2014 May 13 doi: 10.1016/j.ctim.2014.05.004. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 25146061
Erdem O, Güngörmüş Z
Holist Nurs Pract 2014 Jul-Aug;28(4):242-6. doi: 10.1097/HNP.0000000000000033. PMID: 24919094
Pourmoradian S, Mahdavi R, Mobasseri M, Faramarzi E, Mobasseri M
Chin J Integr Med 2014 May;20(5):347-52. Epub 2014 Mar 7 doi: 10.1007/s11655-014-1804-8. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 24610413
Sugiyama T, Takahashi K, Mori H
Endocr Metab Immune Disord Drug Targets 2012 Dec;12(4):368-76. PMID: 23061418
Morita H, Ikeda T, Kajita K, Fujioka K, Mori I, Okada H, Uno Y, Ishizuka T
Nutr J 2012 Sep 21;11:77. doi: 10.1186/1475-2891-11-77. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 22995464Free PMC Article

Prognosis

Ford D
Exp Gerontol 2013 Jul;48(7):614-9. Epub 2012 Jul 28 doi: 10.1016/j.exger.2012.07.010. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 22846460
Orhan F, Sekerel BE, Kocabas CN, Sackesen C, Adalioglu G, Tuncer A
Ann Allergy Asthma Immunol 2003 Jun;90(6):611-5. doi: 10.1016/S1081-1206(10)61864-9. PMID: 12839318
Hamerlinck FF
Exp Dermatol 1999 Jun;8(3):167-76. PMID: 10389633

Clinical prediction guides

Taavoni S, Barkhordari F, Goushegir A, Haghani H
Complement Ther Med 2014 Aug;22(4):601-6. Epub 2014 May 13 doi: 10.1016/j.ctim.2014.05.004. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 25146061
Morita H, Ikeda T, Kajita K, Fujioka K, Mori I, Okada H, Uno Y, Ishizuka T
Nutr J 2012 Sep 21;11:77. doi: 10.1186/1475-2891-11-77. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 22995464Free PMC Article
Katayama M, Aoki M, Kawana S
J Dermatol 2008 Apr;35(4):222-4. doi: 10.1111/j.1346-8138.2008.00448.x. PMID: 18419679
Yonei Y, Shibagaki K, Tsukada N, Nagasu N, Inagaki Y, Miyamoto K, Suzuki O, Kiryu Y
J Gastroenterol Hepatol 1997 Jul;12(7):495-9. PMID: 9257239
Thien FC, Leung R, Baldo BA, Weiner JA, Plomley R, Czarny D
Clin Exp Allergy 1996 Feb;26(2):216-22. PMID: 8835130

Recent systematic reviews

Maier HM, Ilich JZ, Kim JS, Spicer MT
Skinmed 2013 Jul-Aug;11(4):217-24; quiz 224-5. PMID: 24053007

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