Assessment of the Prophylactic Efficacy of a Crude Aqueous Extract of Morinda Lucida Leaves on Plasmodium Falciparum Infection of Albino Rats

  • F. N. NWEKE, O. O. 2 UGWU, 2 EHIHIA
  • Published 2012


A study on the prophylactic efficacy of a crude aqueous extract of the leaves of Morinda lucida on plasmodium falciparum was carried out using sixteen albino rats grouped into curative, suppressive, prophylactic and control ;A,B,C and D respectively. The rats were inoculated with the parasites and allowed for 21days before 2mls of the extract was… (More)


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