DESIGN AND EVALUATION OF NOVEL TOPICAL GEL OF TINOSPORA CORDIFOLIA AS ANTIMICROBIAL AGENT

  • R. Supriya Hyam
  • Abhishek X D Dorle
  • Kumar S. Swami
  • Sujit K. Nagare

Abstract

Objective: The present study deals with topical formulations of a bioactive extract of Tinospora cordifolia and its evaluation.
Methods: Dried, powdered stem was extracted with chloroform using ultra-sonication method for 3 hrs. Topical formulations like gels containing
chloroform extract were formulated using various gelling agents. These gels were evaluated for physicochemical parameters, viscosity, spreadaibility,
and antimicrobial activity.
Results: A topical gel was successfully formulated containing bioactive chloroform extract of T. cordifolia. The gel was very effective as antimicrobial
formulations.
Conclusion: These kinds of formulations can be very promising wound healing medicines with ease of use and no side effects.
Keywords: Topical gel, Tinospora Cordifolia, Anitmictobial

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Hyam, R., A. X. Dorle, K. S. Swami, and S. K. Nagare. “DESIGN AND EVALUATION OF NOVEL TOPICAL GEL OF TINOSPORA CORDIFOLIA AS ANTIMICROBIAL AGENT”. Asian Journal of Pharmaceutical and Clinical Research, Vol. 8, no. 6, Nov. 2015, pp. 237-9, https://innovareacademics.in/journals/index.php/ajpcr/article/view/8512.
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