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Journal of Pharmacognosy and Phytochemistry

Journal of Pharmacognosy and Phytochemistry

Vol. 4, Issue 1 (2015)

Evaluation of anthelmintic activity of leaves of Tragia involucrata Linn

Author(s):

Bhagyashree S. Patil, I.D. Raut, M.A. Bhutkar, S.K. Mohite

Abstract:
Methanolic extract of the leaves of Paederia foetida were screened for its anthelmintic activity against Pheretima posthuma and Tubifex tubifex. Various concentrations (25, 50, 100 mg/ml) of all extracts were tested and results were expressed in terms of time for paralysis and time for death of worms. Also, prepared herbal tablet of Tragia involucrata.

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How to cite this article:
Bhagyashree S. Patil, I.D. Raut, M.A. Bhutkar, S.K. Mohite. Evaluation of anthelmintic activity of leaves of Tragia involucrata Linn. J Pharmacogn Phytochem 2015;4(1):155-159.