Ancient Science of Life

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Year
: 2006  |  Volume : 25  |  Issue : 3  |  Page : 67--70

Pharmacological validation of Musa paradisiaca bhasma for antiulcer activity in albino rats - A preliminary study


R Vadivelan, K Elango, B Suresh, BR Ramesh 
 Department of Pharmacology, J.S.S. College of Pharmacy, Ooty- 643 001, India

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R Vadivelan
Department of Pharmacology, J.S.S. College of Pharmacy, Ooty- 643 001
India

Siddha system of medicine is one of the ancient systems of medicine in India. According to Siddhars, peptic ulcer is known as Valigunmam with its signs and symptoms as detailed in Siddha literature matching modern terminology of peptic ulcer. Bhasma refers to calcinated metals and minerals. During this study the Bhasma of Musa paradisiaca Linn,  is prepared and evaluated for its antiulcer effect in albino wistar rats which could not be attempted by researchers earlier.


How to cite this article:
Vadivelan R, Elango K, Suresh B, Ramesh B R. Pharmacological validation of Musa paradisiaca bhasma for antiulcer activity in albino rats - A preliminary study.Ancient Sci Life 2006;25:67-70


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Vadivelan R, Elango K, Suresh B, Ramesh B R. Pharmacological validation of Musa paradisiaca bhasma for antiulcer activity in albino rats - A preliminary study. Ancient Sci Life [serial online] 2006 [cited 2020 Aug 4 ];25:67-70
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