Effects of an aqueous extract of Croton bonplandianum Baill in rats.

@article{Ahmad2008EffectsOA,
  title={Effects of an aqueous extract of Croton bonplandianum Baill in rats.},
  author={Riaz Ahmad and Abdul Viqar Khan and Mohammad Faisal Siddiqui and Absar-ul Hasnain},
  journal={Environmental toxicology and pharmacology},
  year={2008},
  volume={26 3},
  pages={336-41}
}
We have investigated the cytotoxic and biochemical effects of injecting aqueous phytoextract of Croton bonplandianum (Baill) leaves in male rats. Subchronic dosages of 3.25, 4.65 and 6.97mgphytoextractg(-1)b.wt.week(-1) were administered to rats. To test ameliorative effects, rats were injected with phytoextract mixed with 0.2mgg(-1)b.wt. of cyclophosphamide. Positive controls received only cyclophosphamide, while negative control groups were kept on normal diet and water. Our results… CONTINUE READING