Isolation of anxiolytic principle from ethanolic root extract of Cardiospermum halicacabum.

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Cardiospermum halicacabum roots have been used traditionally for the treatment of epilepsy and anxiety disorders. The purpose of this study was to characterize the putative phytoconstituents present in the ethanolic root extract having anxiolytic activity using an elevated plus-maze (EPM) and light dark transition model. Control mice were orally treated… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.phymed.2010.07.002

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@article{Kumar2011IsolationOA, title={Isolation of anxiolytic principle from ethanolic root extract of Cardiospermum halicacabum.}, author={Rajesh Kumar and Gopal Murugananthan and K Nandakumar and Sahil Talwar}, journal={Phytomedicine : international journal of phytotherapy and phytopharmacology}, year={2011}, volume={18 2-3}, pages={219-23} }