Ancient Science of Life

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Year
: 1995  |  Volume : 14  |  Issue : 3  |  Page : 150--153

Anti-cholesterolaemic activity of a fraction of Azadirachta indica leaf extract on rats


Pulok K Mukherjee, Tejendra Bhakta, S Pal, M Pal, BP Saha, Achintya K Das 
 Department of Pharmaceutical Technology, Jadavpur University, Calcutta - 700 032, India

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Pulok K Mukherjee
Department of Pharmaceutical Technology, Jadavpur University, Calcutta - 700 032
India

A fraction of leaf extract isolated from leaves of Azadirachta indica (Meliaceae) was tested for lowering of blood cholesterol level in rats. The extract at a dose of 200 mg/kg i.p. significantly lowered the blood cholesterol level in test animals.


How to cite this article:
Mukherjee PK, Bhakta T, Pal S, Pal M, Saha B P, Das AK. Anti-cholesterolaemic activity of a fraction of Azadirachta indica leaf extract on rats.Ancient Sci Life 1995;14:150-153


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Mukherjee PK, Bhakta T, Pal S, Pal M, Saha B P, Das AK. Anti-cholesterolaemic activity of a fraction of Azadirachta indica leaf extract on rats. Ancient Sci Life [serial online] 1995 [cited 2022 Oct 6 ];14:150-153
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