Bryophyllum pinnatum Leaf Extracts Prevent Formation of Renal Calculi in Lithiatic Rats

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BACKGROUND Bryophyllum pinnatum, commonly known as Pattharcaṭṭa, is used traditionally in ethnomedicinal practices for the treatment of kidney stone and urinary insufficiency. AIM The present study evaluated the effect of Bryophyllum pinnatum on ethylene glycol (EG)-induced renal calculi in rats. MATERIALS AND METHODS Renal calculi were induced in rats… (More)
DOI: 10.4103/asl.ASL_90_16

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@inproceedings{Yadav2016BryophyllumPL, title={Bryophyllum pinnatum Leaf Extracts Prevent Formation of Renal Calculi in Lithiatic Rats}, author={Mahendra Kumar Yadav and Vijay D Gulkari and Manish M. Wanjari}, booktitle={Ancient science of life}, year={2016} }