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Assessment of the analgesic, anti-inflammatory and sedative effects of the dichloromethanol extract of Schinus molle.

@article{Taylor2016AssessmentOT,
  title={Assessment of the analgesic, anti-inflammatory and sedative effects of the dichloromethanol extract of Schinus molle.},
  author={Anthony Taylor and Opeoluwa O Oyedeji and Olukayode O Aremu and Idris Ajayi Oyemitan and Ephraim Tobela Gwebu and Adebola Oyedeji and Benedicta Ngwenchi Nkeh-Chungag},
  journal={European review for medical and pharmacological sciences},
  year={2016},
  volume={20 2},
  pages={
          372-80
        }
}
OBJECTIVE Determination of the active fraction and compounds of the dichloromethanol extract of Schinus molle seeds and evaluation of their biological effects. MATERIALS AND METHODS Dried seeds of Schinus molle were sequentially extracted in hexane, acetyl acetate and dichloromethane. The dichloromethane extract was separated into two fractions (1 and 2) by column chromatography. Fraction 2 was further separated into its two constituent compounds which were characterized as belonging to the… Expand
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