Ancient Science of Life

ARTICLE
Year
: 1998  |  Volume : 18  |  Issue : 2  |  Page : 152--156

Anti-inflammatory activity of Dodonaea viscose


N Mahadevan1, Sama Venkatesh1, B Suresh2 
1 Swami Vivekanada College of Pharmacy, Elayampalayam, Tiruchengode, Tamil Nadu, India
2 J.S.S College of Pharmacy, Rocklands, Ooty- 643 001, India

Correspondence Address:
N Mahadevan
Swami Vivekanada College of Pharmacy, Elayampalayam, Tiruchengode, Tamil Nadu
India

Dodonaea viscose , Linn is a widely grown plant of Nilgiris district of Tamil and is commonly used by the tribals of Nilgiris as a traditional medicine for done fracture and joint sprains. Since it is generally believed tat fractures are accompanied by either some degree of injury or inflammations, it was felt desirable to carry our anti inflammatory activity of Dodonaea viscose . Anti-inflammatory activity of the plant was carried out by carrageenin induced paw edema method in Wister albino rats.


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Mahadevan N, Venkatesh S, Suresh B. Anti-inflammatory activity of Dodonaea viscose.Ancient Sci Life 1998;18:152-156


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Mahadevan N, Venkatesh S, Suresh B. Anti-inflammatory activity of Dodonaea viscose. Ancient Sci Life [serial online] 1998 [cited 2022 Sep 28 ];18:152-156
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