The plant Soymida febrifuga is called as Mamsaroyini in Sanskrit. It is an important medicinal plant belongs to family Meliaceae. This plant has got the traditional and ethnomedicinal significance. This is commonly used for Anti-inflammatory and also for joint pain, for cattle it is used for easy placental expulsion in the tribal areas of North-eastern Karnataka. Keeping its medicinal significance...
PHYTOCHEMICAL SCREENING, ANALYTICAL METHOD DEVELOPMENT AND VALIDATION FOR THE DETERMINATION OF CATECHINS IN B. CILIATA BY RP-HPLC
Ayurveda an ancient system of medicines detailing a number of medicinal plants and their activities in humans or animals. The present research work aimed to develop an analytical procedure for the determination of catechins in the B. ciliata. It is famously known as a stone flower/stone breaker having biological activities like anti urolithiasis, antiviral, antidiabetic antitumor, and cardioprotec...
Bi-layer tablets are developed to get immediate and sustained delivery of various drugs that have pre-defined release. In the past few decades, development in a combination of active pharmaceutical ingredients (API) in a single fixed dosage form has increased in the pharmaceutical industry, also promotes patient convenience and compliance. Bi-layer tablet plays a crucial role in the development of...
Nymphaeaceae is a perennial herbaceous plant with a creeping rhizome that lives in calm waters at the edge of the lake or in the slowly flowing water channel. There are two species, Nymphaea alba (white lotus) and Nupharlutea (yellow lily), in Turkey, of which N. alba is common found in the Mediterranean region. In the present study, N. alba was used to discover novel alternative additives for ind...
Aim of the present study is to analyze Mūcāmparap paṛṛu, a poly herbomineral Siddha formulation for physicochemical parameters, TLC photo documentation, and HPTLC fingerprint profile studies. The physicochemical parameters such as ash contents, solubility in water and ethanol, pH, loss on drying and successive extraction with hexane, chloroform, and ethanol were carried out. Hexane, chlorofo...
BIOLOGICAL ACTIVITIES OF EXTRACTS AND SEASONAL VARIATION IN ESSENTIAL OIL COMPOSITION FROM MYRCIARIA GLAZIOVIANA (MYRTACEAE)
Extracts from leaves, stems and flower buds of Myrciaria glazioviana were analyzed for their antioxidant and anticholinesterase activity. The methanolic extracts showed the best results in reducing power (623.52 - 806.15 mg AA/g of extract), DPPH radical scavenging (IC50 = 9.77 - 14.06 µg/mL) and lipid peroxidation inhibition activity (21.30 - 66.80%). These data were correlated to the total phen...
ISOLATION OF SULFATED POLYSACCHARIDES FROM GREEN ALGAE ENTEROMORPHA INTESTINALIS AND ITS EFFECT ON THE GROWTH OF HEPATOCARCINOMA CELL LINE
Identification of natural marine bioactive molecules and their therapeutic potential is valuable considering that there are reduced chances of undesirable side effects. This study was designed to isolate and purify the polysaccharides from E. intestinalis and evaluate its anti-cancer effect on human hepatocarcinoma cell lines (Hep3B). Polysaccharides from Enteromorpha intestinalis were isolated an...
Over the past centuries phytochemical and phytopharmacological sciences established the compositions, biological activities and health-promoting benefits of numerous botanical products. Musa paradisiacal also known as Musa or banana in common terms are one of the world's most appealing fruits. Banana (Musa paradisiaca L., Musaceae) represents one of the most important fruit crops, with a global an...
ANTIDIABETIC EFFECT OF ETHANOLIC EXTRACT OF MURRAYA KOENIGII (LINN.) STEM BARK IN ALLOXAN INDUCED DIABETIC RATS
Introduction: The objective of the present work was to study the antidiabetic effect of ethanolic extract of Murraya koenigii stem bark (EEMK) in alloxan-induced diabetic rats. Materials and Methods: Male Wistar albino rats weighing between 150-250 g were used for this study. The rats were divided into five groups (n=6). Group, I served as the diabetic control, group II served as diabetic control,...
Sariska Tiger Reserve, one of the 42 Tiger Reserves of India, is located near the civil district of Alwar in Rajasthan. The Sariska Tiger Reserve in Aravallis has its own importance and specific characteristics with unique biodiversity. The forest of Sariska Tiger Reserve has a great diversity of flora. This paper gives an account of antidiabetic medicinal plants found in Sariska Tiger Reserve, al...