TITLE

The Phytochemical Screening And the Anti-Ulcer Activity of Methanolic Extract of Ixora coccinea Linn Leaf

AUTHOR(S)
Vetriselvan, S.; Eugine Felix, A.; Magendran, R.; Ponnaiyakannan, S.; Prabakaran, T.; Jothi, Shankar; Davan, Revathy
PUB. DATE
June 2012
SOURCE
Journal of Pharmacy Research;2012, Vol. 5 Issue 6, p3074
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The present study was conducted to study the phytochemicals and evaluate the antiulcer activity of extracts of leaf extract of Ixora Coccinea Linn. The extract at different doses used showed good anti ulcer activity which has been done significantly. These results were also comparable to Famotidine, the reference drugs used in this study. The overall experimental results suggests that the biologically active phytoconstituents such as flavonoids and glycosides present in the methanolic extract of plant Ixora Coccinea Linn, may be responsible for the significant antiulcer activity. Therefore, results justify the use of Ixora coccinea Linn as an antiulcer agent.
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84424556

 

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