Investigation into the Mechanism of Action of Madhuca longifolia for its Anti-epileptic Activity

@article{Patel2011InvestigationIT,
  title={Investigation into the Mechanism of Action of Madhuca longifolia for its Anti-epileptic Activity},
  author={Sandip B. Patel and Sandeep Patel and Veena Patel},
  journal={Pharmacognosy Communications},
  year={2011},
  volume={1},
  pages={18-22}
}
Background: Heart wood of Madhuca longifolia J.F. Macbr. (Sapotaceae) is used in traditional medicine of India to treat seizure. Objectives: The heart wood extract of Madhuca longifolia was investigated for anticonvulsant activity and the possible mechanism of action involved in this activity. Materials and methods: The anticonvulsant activity of the methanol extract of heart wood of Madhuca longifolia was assessed in pentylenetetrazole (PTZ) - induced convulsion in mice with benzodiazepine as… 

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