Ancient Science of Life

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Year
: 2002  |  Volume : 22  |  Issue : 2  |  Page : 34--41

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

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Anoop Austin
Department of Siddha Medicine, Faculty of Sciences, Tamil University, Thanjavur 613 005
India

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.


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Austin A, Jegadeesan M. Acute and sub-acute toxicity studies of Hemidesmus indicus var. pubescens R.Br. Ancient Sci Life 2002;22:34-41


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Austin A, Jegadeesan M. Acute and sub-acute toxicity studies of Hemidesmus indicus var. pubescens R.Br. Ancient Sci Life [serial online] 2002 [cited 2021 Feb 28 ];22:34-41
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