EVALUATION OF ANTI-PYRETIC AND WOUNDHEALING ACTIVITIES OF EVOLVULUS NUMMULARIUS LEAVES IN ALBINO WISTAR RATS


Ram Mohan Manda, Srinivas Reddy Karka, Ganapaty Seru

Abstract


Objective: The present study was to evaluate the anti-pyretic and wound healing activity of hydro alcoholic extracts of Evolvulus nummularius leaves in albino wistar rats.

Methods: Anti-pyretic potential was determined by yeast-induced pyrexia and for testing the wound healing property, excision method used in wistar albino rats

Results: The present result shows that the hydroalcoholc extract of leaf possesses significant anti-pyretic effect in yeast-provoked elevation of body temperature and The hydro alcoholic extract and leaf juices showed a significant wound healing activity which was well comparable with the standard drug used.

Conclusions: The most significant inhibition of wound healing and also the significant reduction in hyperpyrexia in rats when treated with standard drugs as well as different extracts.

Keywords: Anti-pyretic, Wound healing activity, Evolvulus nummularius, Albino wistar rats.

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EVALUATION OF ANTI-PYRETIC AND WOUNDHEALING ACTIVITIES OF EVOLVULUS NUMMULARIUS LEAVES IN ALBINO WISTAR RATS

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06-01-2015

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International Journal of Current Pharmaceutical Research
Vol 7, Issue 1, 2015 Page: 74-75

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Ram Mohan Manda
Dept. of Pharmacognosy & Phytochemistry, Talla Padmavathi Pharmacy College, Warangal-506002, Telangana, India,

Srinivas Reddy Karka

Ganapaty Seru


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