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Evaluation of the in vivo antimalarial activity of ethanolic leaf and stembark extracts of Anthocleista djalonensis
- Anita S. Bassey, J. Okokon, Emmanuel I. Etim, F. U. Umoh, E. Bassey
- Indian journal of pharmacology
- 1 November 2009
Objective: To evaluate the in vivo antimalarial activities of ethanolic leaf and stembark extracts of Anthocleista djalonensis used traditionally as malarial remedy in Southern Nigeria in mice… Expand
Antiplasmodial activity of root extract and fractions of Croton zambesicus.
AIM OF THE STUDY Antiplasmodial activity of root extract and fractions of Croton zambesicus were evaluated to ascertain the folkloric claim of its antimalarial activity and elucidate its… Expand
The in-vivo antimalarial activities of Uvaria chamae and Hippocratea africana
- J. Okokon, B. Ita, A. E. Udokpoh
- Biology, Medicine
- Annals of tropical medicine and parasitology
- 1 October 2006
Abstract The antimalarial activities of ethanolic root extracts of two plants used traditionally as malarial remedies in southern Nigeria, Uvaria chamae (Annonaceae) and Hippocratea africana… Expand
Pharmacological screening and evaluation of antiplasmodial activity of Croton zambesicus against Plasmodium berghei berghei infection in mice
Objective: To evaluate the antiplasmodial activity of leaf extract of Croton zambesicus on chloroquine-sensitive Plasmodium berghei berghei infection in mice and to confirm its traditional use as a… Expand
Antiplasmodial and antidiabetic activities of ethanolic leaf extract of Heinsia crinata.
The ethanolic leaf extract of Heinsia crinata, grown particularly for the leaf in Niger Delta region of Nigeria, was evaluated for antiplasmodial activity in Plasmodium berghei-infected mice as well… Expand
In vivo antimalarial activity of ethanolic leaf extract of Stachytarpheta cayennensis
OBJECTIVE To evaluate the in vivo antiplasmodial activity of the ethanol leaf extract of Stachytarpheta cayennensis in the treatment of various ailment in Niger Delta region of Nigeria, in Plasmodium… Expand
Hypoglycemic activity of aqueous leaf extract of Persea americana Mill
Persea americana mill (lauraceae) is a tree plant also called avocado or alligator pear. It is chiefly grown in temperate regions and sparsely grown in tropical regions of the world. It is… Expand
Effect of leaf juice of Catharanthus roseus Linn on cholesterol, triglyceride and lipoproteins levels in normal rats
Catharanthus roseus Linn (Apocyanaceae) is a herbaceous subshrub also known as Madagascar periwinkle, Vinca rosea, or Lachnera rosea worldwide. The leaves are used traditionally in various regions of… Expand
Antiinflammatory, analgesic and antipyretic activities of ethanolic root extract of Croton zambesicus.
The ethanolic root extract of C. zambesicus (27-81mg/kg) was evaluated for antiiflammatory, analgesic and antipyretic properties in mice. The extract (27-81mg/kg) demonstrated a weak antiinflammatory… Expand
Evaluation of antiplasmodial activity of ethanolic seed extract of Picralima nitida.
- J. Okokon, B. Antia, A. C. Igboasoiyi, Etienne E. Essien, H. Mbagwu
- Journal of ethnopharmacology
- 22 May 2007
The in vivo antiplasmodial activity of the ethanol seed extract of Picralima nitida grown particularly for the leaf and seed in Niger Delta region of Nigeria was evaluated in Plasmodium berghei… Expand