Ancient Science of Life

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Year
: 2000  |  Volume : 20  |  Issue : 1  |  Page : 77--81

Spermicidal activity in vitro of bark Extract of Azadirachta indica in rats


Vinita Bhargava, AO Prakash 
 Laboratory of contraceptive research & Reproductive Health, School of studies in Zoology, Jiwaji University, Gwalior 474011, India

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Vinita Bhargava
Laboratory of contraceptive research & Reproductive Health, School of studies in Zoology, Jiwaji University, Gwalior 474011
India

Ethanolic extract of bark of Azadirachta indica  showed potent spermicidal activity when tested on rat spermatozoa in vitro. When the extract was applied in 1:1 and 1:2 ratio at tree different concentration using wet drop method, cent percent mortality of spermatozoa was observed within 10 seconds. 10% concentration of the extract was considered as an effective dose.


How to cite this article:
Bhargava V, Prakash A O. Spermicidal activity in vitro of bark Extract of Azadirachta indica in rats.Ancient Sci Life 2000;20:77-81


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Bhargava V, Prakash A O. Spermicidal activity in vitro of bark Extract of Azadirachta indica in rats. Ancient Sci Life [serial online] 2000 [cited 2022 Jun 27 ];20:77-81
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