[Healing activity of methanolic extract of the barks of Spathodea campanulata Beauv (Bignoniaceae) in rat experimental burn model].

@article{Sy2005HealingAO,
  title={[Healing activity of methanolic extract of the barks of Spathodea campanulata Beauv (Bignoniaceae) in rat experimental burn model].},
  author={Guata Yoro Sy and R B Nongonierma and P W C Ngewou and D E Mengata and Amadou Moctar Di{\'e}ye and Aynina Ciss{\'e} and B. Faye},
  journal={Dakar medical},
  year={2005},
  volume={50 2},
  pages={
          77-81
        }
}
Spathodea campanulata Beauv. (Bignoniaceae) is widely distributed through Africa and found in particular in Cameroon and Senegal. It is used in traditional herbal medicine for the treatment of ulcers, filaria, gonorrhea, diarrhea and fever. S. campanulata was also known in Cameroon traditional medicine to have a healing activity in burn wounds. The aim of the present study was to assess the burn healing effectiveness of the methanolic extract of the barks of S. campanulata ointment (MEBSCO) in… CONTINUE READING