Nootropic Activity of BacoMind, An Enriched Phytochemical Composition from Bacopa monnieri

@article{Kasture2007NootropicAO,
  title={Nootropic Activity of BacoMind, An Enriched Phytochemical Composition from Bacopa monnieri},
  author={Sanjay Kasture and Veena Sanjay Kasture and A. J. Joshua and A. Damodaran and A. Amit},
  journal={Journal of Natural Remedies},
  year={2007},
  volume={7},
  pages={166-173}
}
The objective of this study was to evaluate the nootropic activity of BacoMind TM , an enriched phytochemical composition from Bacopa monnieri , in different learning and memory paradigms viz ., elevated plus maze, passive shock avoidance test and object recognition test. BacoMind was administered for 7 days at the dose of 40, 60 and 80 mg/kg to mice in elevated plus maze and passive shock avoidance test and 27, 40 and 54 mg/kg to rats in object recognition test. Scopolamine (0.3 mg/kg) was… Expand
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