Vol. 2, Issue 1 (2013)
To Study Antidiabetic Activity of Stem Bark of Bauhinia Purpurea Linn
Author(s): Mr. S.S. Meshram*, Dr. P.R. Itankar, Dr. A.T. Patil
Abstract: Bauhinia purpurea Linn commonly known as Purple Orchid-Tree and is cultivated throughout India. Literature survey revealed that the bark of Bauhinia purpurea Linn is traditionally used as an astringent in diarrhoea. Flowers are laxative. The bark, root and flower mixed with rice water are used as a maturant for boils and abscesses. the present study was undertaken to evaluate the antidiabetic activity of Petroleum ether, Chloroform ,Ethyl Acetate, Acetone ,Methanol and Hydro alcoholic extract of stem bark of Bauhinia Purpurea extracts was evaluated using mice i.e. alloxan induced diabetes in mice by glucometer method, with 50 mg/kg ,100 mg/kg and 200 mg/kg and higher doses showed significant value represent at table no and Figure 1,2,3 respectivelly with different succissive extract and show the Significant P Value.
*P < 0.05, #P < 0.01, $P < 0.001 when compared with control. (Mean ± SEM, n = 4) (Two-way ANOVA followed by Bonferroni test) Fig 1: Antidiabetic activity of extract at 50 mg/kg
How to cite this article:
Mr. S.S. Meshram*, Dr. P.R. Itankar, Dr. A.T. Patil. To Study Antidiabetic Activity of Stem Bark of Bauhinia Purpurea Linn. J Pharmacogn Phytochem 2013;2(1):171-175.