Analgesic, anti-inflammatory and antipyretic activities from flavonoid fractions of Chromolaena odorata

@article{Owoyele2008AnalgesicAA,
  title={Analgesic, anti-inflammatory and antipyretic activities from flavonoid fractions of Chromolaena odorata},
  author={Bamidele Victor Owoyele and Stephen O Oguntoye and Kemi Dare and Bolatito Ogunbiyi and Elizabeth Adeola Aruboula and Ayodele Olufemi Soladoye},
  journal={Journal of Medicinal Plants Research},
  year={2008},
  volume={2},
  pages={219-225}
}
The ethanolic extract of Chromolaena odorata was fractionated with solvent-solvent extraction technique using the following solvents successively, n-hexane, dichloromethane, ethyl acetate, n-butanol and water. The fractions were evaluated for analgesic, anti-inflammatory and antipyretic activities using standard experimental models which includes; hot plate and formalin paw licking tests for analgesic activities, carrageenan paw oedema and cotton pellet granuloma for anti-inflammatory… 

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