Preliminary Evaluation of Anethum graveolens Fruit in Indomethacin-ulcer Induced Rats

  title={Preliminary Evaluation of Anethum graveolens Fruit in Indomethacin-ulcer Induced Rats},
  author={Rifat-uz-Zaman and Muhammad Shoaib Akhtar and Muhammad Shafiq Khan},
  journal={Journal of Biological Sciences},
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Traditional Persian topical medications for gastrointestinal diseases
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Medicinal plants of the Russian Pharmacopoeia; their history and applications.
The review highlights the therapeutic potential of these Russian phytopharmaceuticals but also highlights cases where concern has been raised about product safety and tolerability, which would aid in supporting their safe use. Expand
The results of this study indicated that water extract from Salvia officinalis could stimulate the seedling length and root seedlings length of corn plants (Russian sorts, Krasnodar and Povolgske), whereas the water extracts could inhibit the growth of these plants. Expand
Effects of Anethum graveolens leave powder on lipid profile in hyperlipidemic patients
Administration of Anethum graveolens leave powder results in highly significant reduction of lipid profile in hyperlipidemic patients, besides reduction of atherosclerotic index, its effect is comparable to that of standard agent lovastatin. Expand
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Bioactive potential of Anethum graveolens, Foeniculum vulgare and Trachyspermum ammi belonging to the family Umbelliferae - current status.
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Screening for antimicrobial activity of some essential oils by the agar overlay technique
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Antihyperlipidaemic and antihypercholesterolaemic effects of Anethum graveolens leaves after the removal of furocoumarins.
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Effect of central and peripheral actions of histamine and its metabolite N-alpha methyl histamine on gastric secretion and acute gastric lesions.
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Genotoxicity of dill (Anethum graveolens L.), peppermint (Menthaxpiperita L.) and pine (Pinus sylvestris L.) essential oils in human lymphocytes and Drosophila melanogaster.
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Role of endogenous prostacyclin in gastric ulcerogenic and healing responses—a study using IP-receptor knockout mice
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The selective cyclooxygenase-2 (COX) inhibitor, celecoxib, and the non-selective COX-1 and COX-2 inhibitor, indomethacin, at microM concentrations, stimulate the release of arachidonic acid from ratExpand
9-Hydroxypiperitone beta-D-glucopyranoside and other polar constituents from dill (Anethum graveolens L.) herb.
A methanolic extract from dill (Anethum graveolens) herb was subjected to XAD-2 adsorption chromatography and structure elucidation is based on electrospray ionization ion trap multiple mass spectrometry (ESI-MS/MS) as well as one- and two-dimensional nuclear magnetic resonance spectroscopy. Expand
Enzyme‐Like Activity of Glycated Cross‐Linked Proteins in Free Radical Generation
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The results indicate that glycated proteins accumulated in vivo provide stable active‐sites for catalyzing the formation of free radicals in glycation reactions. Expand
A bioassay using Artemia salina for detecting phototoxicity of plant coumarins.
The Artemia salina method proved to be rapid, simple and inexpensive, and is therefore ideal in the initial biological screening of large numbers of samples for simultaneous detection of both toxicity and phototoxicity. Expand
Adaptogenic properties of six rasayana herbs used in Ayurvedic medicine
Some of the problems in evaluation of adaptogens which have precluded their inclusion as clinically useful drugs are discussed. Expand