Ethiopian traditional herbal drugs. Part III: Anti-fertility activity of 70 medicinal plants.

@article{Desta1994EthiopianTH,
  title={Ethiopian traditional herbal drugs. Part III: Anti-fertility activity of 70 medicinal plants.},
  author={B Desta},
  journal={Journal of ethnopharmacology},
  year={1994},
  volume={44 3},
  pages={199-209}
}
  • B Desta
  • Published 1994 in Journal of ethnopharmacology
A total of 210 extracts/fractions from 70 traditionally used Ethiopian plants were subjected to uterotonic and anti-implantation bioassays. A total of 24% of the samples had uterotonic activity and 33% exhibited anti-implantation activity, while 13% had both uterotonic and anti-implantation activity. The percentage cumulative activity for aqueous, 95% ethanolic and n-butanolic extracts/fractions was 10%, 31% and 25%, respectively. The number of plants whose aqueous extracts, 95% ethanolic… CONTINUE READING

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