Acute and sub-acute toxicity studies of Hemidesmus indicus var. pubescens R.Br.
Anoop Austin, M Jegadeesan
Department of Siddha Medicine, Faculty of Sciences, Tamil University, Thanjavur – 613 005, India
Anoop Austin Department of Siddha Medicine, Faculty of Sciences, Tamil University, Thanjavur – 613 005 India
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Toxicity studies of crude aqueous ethanolic extract of the roots of Hemidesmus
indicus var. pubescens R. Br. Was carried out in two growth phases. The drug was administered orally and intra-peritonealy. It was found to possess nonspecific changes in liver. The results are discussed in detail.