TITLE

MAMSYADI KWATHA AS LEARNING ENHANCER: AN EXPERIMENTAL STUDY

AUTHOR(S)
Shreevathsa; Ravishankar, B.; Rao, Ravi S.; Krishnamurthy, M. S.; Prashanth, B. K.
PUB. DATE
September 2011
SOURCE
International Journal of Research in Ayurveda & Pharmacy;Sep2011, Vol. 2 Issue 5, p1451
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Mamsyadi kwatha, an Ayurvedic formulation mentioned in siddha yoga sangraha is highly effective in minor mental disorders. The ingredients are Jatamamsi (Nordostachys jatamamsi DC), Ashwagandha (Withania somnifera Linn.) and Parasika yavani (Hyoscymus niger Linn.) in 8:4:1 ratio respectively. The test formulation was subjected to assess its effect on learning phenomenon. The model selected for the evaluation was Rotarod performance. The test formulation enhanced learning ability in Mice.
ACCESSION #
82473403

 

Related Articles

  • EXPERIMENTAL EVALUATION FOR ANALGESIC ACTIVITY OF MAMSYADI KWATHA. Shreevathsa; Ravishankar, B.; Dwivedi, R. R.; Rao, Ravi S.; Krishnamurthy, M. S. // International Journal of Research in Ayurveda & Pharmacy;Jul2011, Vol. 2 Issue 4, p1051 

    Siddha Yoga Sangraha of Yadavji Trikamji Acharya, states about Mamsyadi kwatha, an Ayurvedic formulation which is said to be effective in minor mental disorders. The ingredients of Mamsyadi kwatha are Jatamamsi (Nardistachys jatamansi DC), Ashwagandha (Withania somnifera Linn) and Parasika...

  • Microscopic standardization studies on Justicia tranquebarensis L. Saritha, B.; Brindha, P. // Journal of Pharmacy Research;Sep2011, Vol. 4 Issue 9, p2897 

    Both Ayurveda and Siddha systems of medicine in India are complementary to each other in contributing towards the healthcare of human society. But the greatest lacuna existing in these systems is lack of proper standards for the drugs to be used in formulations. Hence the need of the hour is to...

  • MAMSYADI KWATHA AS LEARNING ENHANCER: AN EXPERIMENTAL STUDY. Ravishanka, B.; Rao Ravi, S.; Krishnamurthy, M. S.; Prashanth, B. K. // International Journal of Research in Ayurveda & Pharmacy;Sep2012, Vol. 3 Issue 5, p1451 

    Mamsyadi kwatha, an Ayurvedic formulation mentioned in siddha yoga sangraha is highly effective in minor mental disorders. The ingredients are Jatamamsi (Nordostachys jatamamsi DC), Ashwagandha (Withania somnifera Linn.) and Parasika yavani (Hyoscymus niger Linn.) in 8:4:1 ratio respectively....

  • Psychiatric disorders: Improving responses to antipsychotics. Welberg, Leonie // Nature Reviews Neuroscience;Aug2012, Vol. 13 Issue 9, p603 

    The article focuses on the study by M. Kurita and colleagues which shows downregulation of metabotropic glutamate 2 receptor (mGlu2) expression following the administration of atypical antipsychotics in mice.

  • TESTING EFFICACY OF HERBAL DRUG "FORTEGE" IN TREATMENT OF METAL INDUCED INFERTILITY IN MALE MICE. Mishra, Mahesh; Mathur, Asha // International Journal of Pharmaceutical Sciences & Research;Apr2013, Vol. 4 Issue 4, p1521 

    Fertility was tested in 0.5 mM/kg b. wt. (i.p) Lanthanum chloride exposed mice. Beneficial effects of "Fortege" an ayurvedic medicine (Alarsin co. Bombay) were also tested. Lanthanum chloride affected sperm count and motility. Lanthanum chloride could have affected Sertoli cells adversely and...

  • Pharmacological and Toxicological Studies of an Ayurvedic Formulation ("Lauhasava") on the Biological System of Rats and Mice. Ullah, M. Obayed; Shrestha, T.; Munira, T. Sirajam; Choudhuri, M. S. K. // Pakistan Journal of Biological Sciences;2008, Vol. 11 Issue 16, p2013 

    In this study, the pharmacological and toxicological effects along with possible side effects of the classical ayurvedic formulation "Lauhasava" (LSV), which is used in anemia, were evaluated. During this study, various experiments on body growth rate, organ-body weight ratio, tissue hydration...

  • IN VITRO ASSESSMENT OF PRASARANI SANDHAN, A TRADITIONAL POLYHERBAL AYURVEDIC MEDICINE, FOR IMMUNOSTIMULATING ACTIVITY IN SPLENIC CELLS OF BALB/C MICE. RAHMAN SARKER, MOKLESUR; IMAM, HASAN; SALAHUDDIN BHUIYAN, M.; SHAHABUDDIN KABIR CHOUDHURI, M. // International Journal of Pharmacy & Pharmaceutical Sciences;2014, Vol. 6 Issue 9, p531 

    Objective: The objective of the present study was to evaluate the immunostimulating potential of an Ayurvedic preparation Prasarani Sandhan (PRS) by measuring immunoglobulinM (IgM) production and splenocytes proliferation in vitro. Methods: Freshly prepared BALB/c mice splenocytes were treated...

  • RELEVANCE OF VARMA ART AND YOGA PRACTICES AS MODE OF TREATMENT FOR CURING COMMON AILMENTS - A HISTORICAL PERSPECTIVE. JEYABALAKRISHNAN, P. // Golden Research Thoughts;Nov2012, Vol. 2 Issue 5, p1 

    Folk medicine is as old as the origin of human beings. The science of medicine is of fundamental importance to man's well being and his survival, and so it must have originated with man and developed as civilization advanced. Every woman knew best how to treat herself and her children, and was...

  • Toxicological assessment of herbomineral Siddha formulation: Neraadimuthuvallathy Mezhugu in swiss albino mice. Simna, S. P.; Umadevi, S.; Gopi, V.; Elangovan, V. // Journal of Pharmacy Research;2012, Vol. 5 Issue 3, p1684 

    Neeradimuthuvallathy Mezhugu (NM), a herbomineral Siddha medicine is currently prescribed as a therapeutic modality for cancer. Epidemiological studies have shown that there was no toxicological evaluation available for NM. Hence, the present study was carried out to determine the safety profile...

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of VIRGINIA BEACH PUBLIC LIBRARY AND SYSTEM

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics