+44-7482878454

Recommended Conferences

Global Meet on Pharmaceutical Sciences

Zurich, Switzerland

Anti-Infl ammatory Activity of Aqueous Extract of Beta Vulgaris L.

Author(s): Swati Jain, Vipin Kumar Garg, Pramod Kumar Sharma

The present study deals with the investigation of phytochemically evalu- ated aqueous extract of leaves of Beta vulgaris for its anti-inflammatory activity. The anti-inflammatory activity was evaluated by carrageenan induced rat paw oedema method for acute inflammation and cotton pellet granuloma method for chronic inflammation. The standard drug used was indomethacin (10 mg/kg) for both the models. In both methods, aqueous extract at a dose level of 1000 mg/kg has shown significant activity which is comparable to that of the standard.


Full-Text | PDF