Analgesic effects and anti-inflammatory properties of the crude methanolic extract of Schwenckia americana Linn (Solanaceae).

@article{Jimoh2011AnalgesicEA,
  title={Analgesic effects and anti-inflammatory properties of the crude methanolic extract of Schwenckia americana Linn (Solanaceae).},
  author={Abdulgafar O Jimoh and Aminu Chika and Muhammad Tukur Umar and Iyabo Adebisi and N. M. Abdullahi},
  journal={Journal of ethnopharmacology},
  year={2011},
  volume={137 1},
  pages={543-6}
}
AIM OF THE STUDY To evaluate analgesic effect and anti-inflammatory properties of Schwenckia americana (Solanaceae), a medicinal plant used for treating rheumatic pains and swelling in North-western Nigeria. MATERIALS AND METHODS Three doses (25mg/kg, 50mg/kg and 100mg/kg) of the crude methanolic extract of Schwenkia americana were evaluated for analgesic… CONTINUE READING