Vinod Kumar Dixit
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Phyllanthus amarus: ethnomedicinal uses, phytochemistry and pharmacology: a review.
- Jay Ram Patel, P. Tripathi, Vipulab Sharma, N. S. Chauhan, V. Dixit
- Biology, Medicine
- Journal of ethnopharmacology
- 18 November 2011
ETHNOPHARMACOLOGICAL RELEVANCE Phyllanthus amarus Schum. & Thonn. belongs to the family Euphorbiaceae is a small herb well known for its medicinal properties and widely used worldwide. P. amarus is… Expand
A Comparative Study on Aphrodisiac Activity of Some Ayurvedic Herbs in Male Albino Rats
- M. Thakur, Nagendra Singh Chauhan, Shilpi Bhargava, V. Dixit
- Archives of sexual behavior
- 13 January 2009
The roots of Asparagus racemosus, Chlorophytum borivilianum, and rhizomes of Curculigo orchioides are popular for their aphrodisiac and immunostimulatory properties. The herbs have been traditionally… Expand
Yield enhancement strategies for artemisinin production by suspension cultures of Artemisia annua.
Artemisinin, isolated from the shrub-Artemisia annua, is a sesquiterpene lactone used to treat multi-drug resistant strains of falciparum malaria. It is also effective against a wide variety of… Expand
A Review on Plants Used for Improvement of Sexual Performance and Virility
- Nagendra Singh Chauhan, V. Sharma, V. Dixit, M. Thakur
- Medicine, Biology
- BioMed research international
- 18 August 2014
The use of plant or plant-based products to stimulate sexual desire and to enhance performance and enjoyment is almost as old as the human race itself. The present paper reviews the active, natural… Expand
Effect of Chlorophytum Borivilianum Santapau and Fernandes on sexual dysfunction in hyperglycemic male rats
- M. Thakur, Shilpi Bhargava, W. Praznik, Renate Loeppert, V. Dixit
- Chinese journal of integrative medicine
- 1 December 2009
ObjectiveTo investigate the effects of Chlorophytum borivilianum (CB) on sexual dysfunction, loss of body weight, and lack of libido in hyperglycemic rats induced with streptozotocin or… Expand
Evaluation of the Anabolic, Aphrodisiac and Reproductive Activity of Anacyclus Pyrethrum DC in Male Rats
Anacyclus pyrethrum DC (Compositae), commonly referred to as ‘Akarkara’, is widely recognized in Ayurvedic system of Indian medicine as tonic and rejuvenator. The roots are also considered… Expand
Hypolipidemic activity of seeds of Cassia tora Linn.
Ethanolic extract of seeds of Cassia tora L. and its fractions were investigated for hypolipidemic activity on triton induced hyperlipidemic profile. Ethanolic extract and its ether soluble and water… Expand
Effect of Calotropis procera latex on isoproterenol induced myocardial infarction in albino rats.
The alcoholic extract of the latex obtained from Calotropis procera (Asclepidaceae) was evaluated for protection against isoproterenol (20 mg/100 g body wt., s.c.)-induced myocardial infarction in… Expand
Spilanthes acmella ethanolic flower extract: LC-MS alkylamide profiling and its effects on sexual behavior in male rats.
- V. Sharma, J. Boonen, Nagendra Singh Chauhan, M. Thakur, B. De Spiegeleer, V. Dixit
- Medicine, Chemistry
- Phytomedicine : international journal of…
- 15 October 2011
According to Indian Systems of Medicine, Spilanthes acmella (L.) Murr. (Family - Asteraceae), is considered effective in the treatment of sexual deficiencies especially due to ageing. In the present… Expand
Immunomodulatory Polysaccharide from Chlorophytum borivilianum Roots
- M. Thakur, P. Connellan, M. A. Deseo, C. Morris, V. Dixit
- Evidence-based complementary and alternative…
- 9 January 2011
Chlorophytum borivilianum Santapau & Fernandes (Liliaceae) is an ayurvedic Rasayana herb with immunostimulating properties. The polysaccharide fraction (CBP) derived from hot water extraction of C.… Expand