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Anticonvulsive activity of Butea monosperma flowers in laboratory animals
The bioassay-guided fractionation of dried flowers of Butea monosperma (BM) was carried out to isolate the active principle responsible for its anticonvulsant activity. The petroleum ether extractExpand
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Clitoria ternatea and the CNS
The present investigation was aimed at determining the spectrum of activity of the methanolic extract of Clitoria ternatea (CT) on the CNS. The CT was studied for its effect on cognitive behavior,Expand
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Anxiogenic activity of Myristica fragrans seeds
In the present study, the n-hexane extract of Myristica fragrans (MF) seeds, acetone-insoluble part of the n-hexane extract (AIMF) and trimyristin (TM) were assessed for their anxiogenic activity.Expand
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Assessment of Symptomatic and Neuroprotective Efficacy of Mucuna Pruriens Seed Extract in Rodent Model of Parkinson’s Disease
Mucuna pruriens (MP) has long been used in Indian traditional medicine as support in the treatment of Parkinson’s disease. However, no systematic preclinical studies that aimed at evaluating theExpand
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Nootropic and anxiolytic activity of saponins of Albizzia lebbeck leaves.
The effect of saponin containing, n-butanolic fraction (BF), extracted from dried leaves of Albizzia lebbeck, was studied on cognitive behavior and anxiety in albino mice. The elevated plus maze wasExpand
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Withania somnifera root extract prolongs analgesia and suppresses hyperalgesia in mice treated with morphine.
Previous studies demonstrated that Withania somnifera Dunal (WS), a safe medicinal plant, prevents the development of tolerance to the analgesic effect of morphine. In the present study, weExpand
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Withania somnifera prevents acquisition and expression of morphine-elicited conditioned place preference
Previous studies have reported that some of the central effects of morphine are counteracted by the administration of the methanolic extract of the root of Indian ginseng, Withania somnifera DunalExpand
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Effect of leaves of Butea frondosa on stress, anxiety, and cognition in rats
The plant Butea frondosa has been indicated in the Indian system of medicine as a plant augmenting memory and as a rejuvenator. The effect of oral administration of the aqueous and alcoholic extractsExpand
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Nootropic and anxiolytic activity of saponins of Albizzia lebbeck leaves
Abstract The effect of saponin containing, n -butanolic fraction (BF), extracted from dried leaves of Albizzia lebbeck , was studied on cognitive behavior and anxiety in albino mice. The elevatedExpand
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