C T Tamilarasi Periyar College of Pharmacy, Trichy -21 India
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Phytochemical screening and physico chemical standards of acetone, chloroform and alcoholic extracts of Ampelocissus latifolia have been performed. These extracts were found to be safe upto a maximum dose of 500 mg/kg. They exhibit significant anti-inflammatory activity that may be due to its inhibitory effect of histamine kinin and prostaglandins release.