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Evaluation of antinociceptive activity of croton megalo carpus (hutch) eurphobaceae

@inproceedings{Gichui2017EvaluationOA,
  title={Evaluation of antinociceptive activity of croton megalo carpus (hutch) eurphobaceae},
  author={W. G. Gichui and J. Mwonjoria and F. Waweru and H. Kariuki},
  year={2017}
}
The use of plant parts for a wide range of therapeutic purposes is commonly practiced in Africa where several plants are used as folklore remedies for fever, inflammation and pain. An example of plants whose parts are used for analgesia is Croton Megalo carpus however; scientific studies have not been done to evaluate the efficacy of the claimed antinociceptive activity. The aim of this study was to evaluate the antinociceptive activity of the stem, root bark and leaves extract using animal… Expand

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