ANALYSIS OF FATTY ACID COMPOSITIONS OF APPRICOT KERNEL OILS FOR COSMETIC PURPOSE WITH GAS CHROMATOGRAPHY-MASS SPECTROMETRY METHOD
In this study, fatty acid compositions of apricot kernel oils for cosmetic purpose were analyzed. Qualitative and quantitative analysis of fatty acids in apricot kernel oils were made by using gas chromatography-mass spectrometry (GC-MS). In this analysis, apricot kernel oils -which trademarked Karden, Organix and Biovitals- supplied from a herbalist were used. The oils were converted to the methy...
The plant Bauhinia varigata is a medium-sized tree found throughout India, ascending to an altitude 1350 m in the Himalayas. It is a species of flowering plant belonging to the family Fabaceae. Kanchnar, Mountain Ebony, Rakta Kanchnar are the common name of Bauhinia varigata. The various parts of the plant like flower buds, flowers, stem, stem bark, leaves, seeds, and roots are used in various ind...
STANDARDIZATION OF AERIAL PARTS AND PHYTOCHEMICAL INVESTIGATION OF PLANT PHYLLANTHUS MADERASPATENSIS L. (MADRAS NELLI)
The study was designed to investigate the pharmacognostic characters and phytochemical profile of crude drugs obtained from powdered aerial parts of Phyllanthus maderaspatensis L. (Madras nelli). The macroscopic, microscopic, phytochemical screening, and HPTLC studies of powdered aerial parts of the plant were carried out. Powder microscopy of aerial part powder of Madras nelli showed an isocytic ...
To analyze the efficacy of topical nepafenac, 0.1% eye drops in the treatment of diabetic macular edema (DME). Method: a prospective interventional study in 14 eyes having center involving DME were taken into consideration. They were administered topical nepafenac eye drops 0.1% thrice daily for 6 months. Their vision and foveal thickness were recorded systematically at the start of the treatment ...
World major population was dependent on traditional medicines, derived from medicinal plants. Among which India plays a crucial role in health management using herbal derivatives and excipients. Majority of plants and their derivative products isolated from different parts shown to have significant therapeutic and pharmacological potentials. Various plants species have been envisaged, among which ...
IN-VITRO GERMINATION AND SOMATIC EMBRYOGENESIS VIA TISSUE CULTURE STUDIES OF TAVERNIERA CUNEIFOLIA (ROTH) ARN.
Taverniera cuneifolia (Roth) Arn. licorice of India comprises similar phytochemical constituents majorly the Glycyrrhizic acid (GA) that of plant Glycyrrhiza glabra L. but has been least studied in terms of their commercial applications. GA from the root extracts of T. cuneifolia exhibits promising anti-inflammatory, anti-tumor, and anti-germ tube formation protection and other cytotoxic activitie...
Cannabis is one of Morocco’s top industries, and Morocco is one of the world’s top Cannabis providers, however, the growth, the development, deal, and utilization of Cannabis is especially unlawful under the present legislation. Morocco has one of the most stringent law enforcement systems, but it has not legalized, there are 3 possibilities. The first is a continuation of the present ambiguit...
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...
GASTRO-PROTECTIVE ACTIVITY OF THE LEAVES AQUEOUS EXTRACT OF DIOSPYROS MESPILIFORMIS ON GASTRIC ULCERS IN SWISS MICE
Information from ethnomedicine suggests that Diospyros mespiliformis possesses antiulcer properties. Thus, the purpose of this study was to evaluate its gastroprotective activity. The gastroprotective activity of the leaves aqueous extract of D. mespiliformis was evaluated by three experimental models of gastric ulcers in mice, namely: HCl/ethanol, HCl/ethanol with indomethacin pre-treatment and i...
Kydia calycina, a member of the Malvaceae family known as Pulao, Boranga, or Pula, has been reported for its traditional uses as a medicinal plant. The presence of potentially active nutrients and their multifunctional properties make Kydia calycina leaves, root, bark, and stem perfect candidates for the production of phytopharmaceutical products. It is used traditionally as a remedy in differen...