International Journal of Medicinal Plants Research

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International Journal of Medicinal Plants Research (ISSN 2169-303X) is a broad-based, double-blind peer-reviewed, open-access journal that publishes original research papers, critical reviews, short communications and case reports on the latest developments in all areas of medicinal plants, ethnobotany and phytotherapy.  

The goal of this journal is to provide a viable reference to published materials on plants containing substances of medicinal value and to keep track of the most recent methodological and theoretical developments in the discipline. All submissions are blind reviewed and those accepted are published online either immediately or at the earliest opportunity.

Open Access

IJMPR is an open access journal. Abstracts and full texts of all articles published in the journal can be read online without any form of restriction.

Article Processing Charges

Authors are required to pay a $800 handling fee upon acceptance.  However, there are no submission charges. Authors are required to make payment ONLY after their manuscript has been reviewed and accepted for publication.


Authors retain the copyright of their articles published in the journal. However, authors agree that their articles remain permanently open access under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License 4.0 International License.


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