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Gastroduodenal ulcer protective activity of Asparagus racemosus: an experimental, biochemical and histological study.
Asparagus racemosus is an Ayurvedic rasayana, which finds mention in ancient Indian texts for treatment of gastric ulcers. The ulcer protective effect of methanolic extract of fresh roots of A.Expand
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Effect of Piper longum Linn, Zingiber officianalis Linn and Ferula species on gastric ulceration and secretion in rats.
Use of Dipaniya Mahakasaya, a group consisting of 10 herbal drugs, has been suggested in Charaka Samhita to improve digestion. Out of these 10 plants, three, viz. P. longum (water decoction), Z.Expand
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Prophylactic and curative effects of Bacopa monniera in gastric ulcer models.
Bacopa monniera Wettst. (BM, syn. Herpestis monniera L; Scrophulariaceae), is an Ayurvedic drug used as a rasayana. Its fresh juice was earlier reported to have significant antiulcerogenic activity.Expand
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Antidepressant activity of standardized extract of Bacopa monniera in experimental models of depression in rats.
Bacopa monniera Wettst. (syn. Herpestis monniera L.; Scrophulariaceae) is a commonly used Ayurvedic drug for mental disorders. The standardized extract was reported earlier to have significantExpand
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A modified method to estimate dissolved mucosubstances in gastric juice.
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Evaluation of wound healing activity of extracts of plantain banana (Musa sapientum var. paradisiaca) in rats.
Plantain banana (M. sapientum var. paradisiaca, MS) has been shown to possess ulcer healing activity. The present work with plantain banana was undertaken with the premise that the drug promotingExpand
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Antiulcerogenic and antiinflammatory studies with shilajit.
In folk medicine, shilajit has been used to treat diverse clinical conditions ranging from peptic ulcer to bone healing. The present study was conducted to evaluate the possible antiulcerogenic andExpand
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Immunomodulatory effect of Moringa oleifera Lam. extract on cyclophosphamide induced toxicity in mice.
Immunomodulatory effect of ethanolic extract (50%) of M. oleifera leaves (MOE) has been studied in normal and immunosuppressed mice models. Different doses of MOE i.e. 125, 250 and 500 mg/kg bodyExpand
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Pharmacological actions of Shilajit.
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Experimental evaluation of Bocopa monniera on rat gastric ulceration and secretion.
The anti-ulcerogenic effect of fresh juice from the whole plant of Bocapa monniera Wettst. (BMJ) commonly known as Brahmi in Hindi was examined using gastric ulcer models induced by ethanol, aspirin,Expand
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