Antiinflammatory and chronic toxicity study of the leaves of Ageratum conyzoides L. in rats.

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The hydroalcoholic extract (HAE) of Ageratum conyzoides leaves was studied for its antiinflammatory effect on subacute (cotton pellet-induced granuloma) and chronic (formaldehyde-induced arthritis) models of inflammation in rats. The absence or presence of toxicity by prolonged use of HAE was also evaluated through biochemical and hematological analysis of… (More)

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@article{Moura2005AntiinflammatoryAC, title={Antiinflammatory and chronic toxicity study of the leaves of Ageratum conyzoides L. in rats.}, author={Ant{\'o}nio Casal Moura and Eliane Lages Silva and Montserrat Fraga and Almir Gonçalves Wanderley and Parviz Afiatpour and Maria B S Maia}, journal={Phytomedicine : international journal of phytotherapy and phytopharmacology}, year={2005}, volume={12 1-2}, pages={138-42} }