Memory enhancing activity of Glycyrrhiza glabra in mice.

  title={Memory enhancing activity of Glycyrrhiza glabra in mice.},
  author={Dinesh Dhingra and Milind Parle and S. K. Kulkarni},
  journal={Journal of ethnopharmacology},
  volume={91 2-3},
In the traditional system of medicine, the roots and rhizomes of Glycyrrhiza glabra (family: Leguminosae) have been employed clinically for centuries for their anti-inflammatory, antiulcer, expectorant, antimicrobial and anxiolytic activities. The present study was undertaken to investigate the effects of Glycyrrhiza glabra (popularly known as liquorice) on learning and memory in mice. Elevated plus-maze and passive avoidance paradigm were employed to test learning and memory. Three doses (75… CONTINUE READING