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Anti-ulcer effect of Nigella sativa Linn. against gastric ulcers in rats

@article{Rajkapoor2002AntiulcerEO,
  title={Anti-ulcer effect of Nigella sativa Linn. against gastric ulcers in rats},
  author={B. Rajkapoor and R. Anandan and B. Jayakar},
  journal={Current Science},
  year={2002},
  volume={82},
  pages={177-179}
}
  • B. Rajkapoor, R. Anandan, B. Jayakar
  • Published 2002
  • Biology
  • Current Science
  • world 1–3 . It is active as an aromatic, respiratory stim ulant, diuretic, hypoglycemic, anti tumour and an analg esic 4–6 . The seed contains alkaloids nigellicin, nigellidin, quanazoline, tannin, steroid α-spinasterol, campsterol, cholesterol, stigmas 7-en-3-beta-ol, stigmasterol and flavonoids of trigillin quercetin -3-glucoside 7–11 . The study assumes significance in the context that prolonged use of synthetic anti-ulcer drugs leads to adverse drug reactions and a search for new anti… CONTINUE READING
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