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Evaluation of Anti-inflammatory and Membrane stabilizing property of Ethanol Extract of Cansjera rheedii J.Gmelin (Opiliaceae)
Varadarasou Mouttaya Mounnissamy , Subramanian Kavimani , Vaithilingam Balu , Sabarimuthu Darlin Quine
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Cansjera rheedii is widely used as a traditional medicine for the treatment and control of a variety of human inflammatory ailments by the fishermen of Auroville.   In the present study, the anti-inflammatory and membrane stabilizing property of Ethanol Extract of Cansjera rheedii J. Gmelin (EECR) was evaluated in rat using the Human Red Blood Cells (HRBC) membrane stabilization method and carrageenin-induced acute paw edema model.   The extract in concentration of 6-100µg/ml showed a dose-dependent inhibition of haemolysis of erythrocytes induced by hypotonic solution.   Oral pre-treatment with EECR (250mg/kg) inhibited carrageenin-induced paw edema (41.93%) within 3 hrs.   It is concluded that the extract possess anti-inflammatory as well as membrane stabilizing property.
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Mounnissamy V M, Kavimani S, Balu V, Quine S D. Evaluation of Anti-inflammatory and Membrane stabilizing property of Ethanol Extract of Cansjera rheedii J.Gmelin (Opiliaceae). 3. 2007; 6 (2) :235-0
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مجله داروشناسی و درمان شناسی ایران Iranian Journal of Pharmacology and Therapeutics
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