Antifertility potential of hydroalcoholic extract of Cordia dichotoma G Forst. leaves: A folklore medicine used by Meena community in Rajasthan state in India

@article{Sharma2015AntifertilityPO,
  title={Antifertility potential of hydroalcoholic extract of Cordia dichotoma G Forst. leaves: A folklore medicine used by Meena community in Rajasthan state in India},
  author={Pallavi Sharma and Manjusha and S. Rani and Hitesh Malhotra and Nitesh and S. Deswal and Surender Singh},
  journal={Asian Pacific Journal of Reproduction},
  year={2015},
  volume={4},
  pages={100-105}
}
Abstract Objective To assess antifertility activity of hydroalcoholic extract of Cordia dichotoma G Forst. ( C. dichotoma ) leaves, which are traditionally used to produce sterility among the tribal women through its abortificient activity. Methods Acute toxicity study was carried out in adult albino rats. The antifertility activity of extract at two dose level (200 and 400 mg/kg, orally) was evaluated in two experimental animal models i.e . anti-implantation and estrogenic/antiestrogenic… Expand
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