Journal: Journal of Pharmacy Research

Article Id: JPRS-PHDRS-0000565
Title: Antiinflammatory Activity of Ethanolic and Aqueous Extracts of Caralluma adscendens
Category: Pharmacognosy and Herbal Drugs related study
Section: Research Article
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    The aim of present study was to evaluate anti-inflammatory activity of aqueous and ethanolic extracts of whole plant of Caralluma adscendens in rats. The anti-inflammatory activity was evaluated by using Digital Plethysmometer. The study was carried out by using dose of 250 mg /kg of ethanolic and aqueous extract orally. All extract showed significant activity for all dose as compared to diclofenac sodium (10mg/ kg) against carrgenen induced rat paw edema. The percentage inhibition was also noted for both the extract.

    Cite this article as: Jadge DR, Naik JB (2009). Anti-inflammatory Activity of Ethanolic and Aqueous Extracts of Carallumaadscendens. Journal of Pharmacy Research 2(7):1228-1229.

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    J.B.Naik1 , D.R.Jadge*2

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    1Department of chemical Technology,North Maharashtra University, Jalgaon, Maharashtra, India
    2 Shree Santkrupa College of Pharmacy, Ghogaon, Karad, Maharashtra, India

    Received on: 28-02-2009; Accepted on: 20-05-2009

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    J.B.Naik1 , D.R.Jadge*2

    Title:Antiinflammatory Activity of Ethanolic and Aqueous Extracts of Caralluma adscendens
    Journal:Journal of Pharmacy Research
    Vol(issue):2 (July)
    Page No: (1228-1229)
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    Methodology:Anti-inflammatory activity.
    Research Materials:Caralluma adscendens


Caralluma adscendens ; Carrageenan ; Anti-inflammatory activity.

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