Anti- Inflammatory Activity of Leaf Extracts of Alternanthera sessilis
Hygeia J. D. Med. Vol.2 (1) 2010, 54-57
Type of Article
Subhashini T, Krishnaveni B , Srinivas Reddy C*
Department of Pharmacognosy & Phytochemistry, Vaagdevi College of Pharmacy, Warangal -506001, India.
20 /07/ 2009
20 /12/ 2009
Chloroform and Petroleum ether extracts of leaves of Alternanthera sessilis were screened forantinflammatory activity by carrageenan induced rat paw edema method. Both the extracts showed considerable dose dependent activity. However chloroform extract 200mg/kg showed higher activity than other extracts.
Key words: Alternanthera sessilis Linn, Amaranthaceae, Carrageenan, Anti-inflammatory activity
3. Results and Discussion
citations available at
For Contact: +9198 85108060
© 2010 Hygeia journal for drugs and medicines. All rights reserved. 0975 6221,2229 3590