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In vitro alpha-glucosidase and alpha-amylase enzyme inhibitory effects of Andrographis paniculata extract and andrographolide.
There has been an enormous interest in the development of alternative medicines for type 2 diabetes, specifically screening for phytochemicals with the ability to delay or prevent glucose absorption.Expand
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GC-MS ANALYSIS OF BIOACTIVE COMPONENTS OF FICUS RELIGIOSA (LINN.) STEM
Ficus religiosa is one of the medically important plants belonging to the family Moraceae. It has been used extensively by ayurvedic practitioner in India to treat various ailments such as dysentery,Expand
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In vitro α-glucosidase and α-amylase enzyme inhibitory effects of Andrographis paniculata extract and andrographolide
There has been an enormous interest in the development of alternative medicines for type 2 diabetes, specifically screening for phytochemicals with the ability to delay or prevent glucose absorption.Expand
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Induction of iNOS in a Rat Model of Acute Colitis
Induction of colitis by 2,4,6-Trinitrobenzenesulphonic acid (TNB) in the rat is a widely used experimental model of inflammatory bowel disease. Action of TNB as a hapten, induces colitis involvingExpand
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Effects of flavonoids on prostaglandin E2 production and on COX-2 and mPGES-1 expressions in activated macrophages.
Prostaglandin E2 (PGE2) has a central role in inflammation and both cyclooxygenase-2 (COX-2) and prostaglandin E synthases are critical enzymes in its synthesis. In inflammation, bacterial productsExpand
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CP-66,248, a new anti-inflammatory agent, is a potent inhibitor of leukotriene B4 and prostanoid synthesis in human polymorphonuclear leucocytes in vitro.
The effects of (Z)-5-chloro-2,3-dihydro-3-(hydroxy-2-thienylmethylene)-2-oxo-1H- indole-1-carboxamide (CP-66,248), a new anti-inflammatory agent, were tested on the synthesis of the pro-inflammatoryExpand
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Anti‐inflammatory activities of Emblica officinalis Gaertn leaf extracts
Abstract— Emblica officinalis Gaertn, a tree growing in subtropical and tropical parts of China, India, Indonesia and the Malay Peninsula, has been used for anti‐inflammatory and antipyreticExpand
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Comparison between plethysmometer and micrometer methods to measure acute paw oedema for screening anti-inflammatory activity in mice
The present study was undertaken to evaluate the sensitivity of the plethysmometer and micrometer, which are the most commonly employed methods to measure the paw oedema for screeningExpand
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Antihyperglycemic Effect of Orthosiphon Stamineus Benth Leaves Extract and Its Bioassay-Guided Fractions
Preliminary investigations were carried out to evaluate the antidiabetic effects of the leaves of O. stamineus extracted serially with solvents of increasing polarity (petroleum ether, chloroform,Expand
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Hypoglycaemic activity of the aqueous extract of Orthosiphon stamineus
Preliminary investigations were carried out to evaluate the effects of the aqueous extract of O. stamineus on the blood glucose levels in both normal and diabetic rats. Significant hypoglycaemicExpand
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