Anthocleista is a genus of tree- and shrub-like tropical plants in the gentian family , tribe procera · Anthocleista rhizophoroides · Anthocleista scandens · Anthocleista schweinfurthii · Anthocleista vogelii · Anthocleista zambesiaca. Reference Sources. Entry From. Burkill, H.M. The useful plants of west tropical Africa, Vol 3. Names. Anthocleista vogelii Planch. [family LOGANIACEAE] . The objective of the present study was to investigate the antiplasmodial effect of the ethanolic stem bark extract of Anthocleista vogelii at.
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Phytochemical Composition of Anthocleista vogelii Results of the preliminary phytochemical test carried out on the ethanolic stem bark extract of A. The toxic effects of these chemicals on humans [ 1516 ], the development of resistance to it by target parasites [ 17 ], and the high cost of drugs [ 18 ] have paved way for herbal remedies as reasonable alternative.
Introduction Malaria, an infectious disease associated with fever, anaemia, and other pathologies, is caused by species of Plasmodium. West African uses of wild and cultivated plants.
The efficacy of these conventional drugs against malaria anthocleosta has been reported with variable successes [ 1314 ]. All tests were performed at statistical significance of using SPSS version The animals were examined at 10, 30, 60 and min and at 4, 6 and 24 h for gross behaviourial changes as under phase 1 and subsequently for mortality. A stem bark decoction is taken to treat hernia and a root decoction is taken to treat stomach-ache in women, ovarian problems, venereal diseases, hernia, bronchitis and fever, and also as purgative and to induce labour.
Collection of Plant Materials The stem bark of A.
Parasitaemia in the infected mice was monitored in all the groups using thick and thin blood films made from the tail vein of the mice.
Abstract The objective of the present study was to investigate the antiplasmodial effect of the ethanolic stem bark extract of Anthocleista vogelii at different doses in albino mice infected with Plasmodium berghei berghei NK The phytochemical vogeii examined the presence of the following chemical parameters in anthocleizta plant extracts: The weight of food and volume of water consumed by rats in each group were measured daily as the difference between the quantity of food and water supplied and the amount remaining after 24 h, respectively.
Ahthocleista Countries Are the Hardest Hit? The objective of the present study was to investigate the antiplasmodial effect of the ethanolic stem bark extract of Anthocleista vogelii at different doses in albino mice infected with Plasmodium berghei berghei NK The wood is whitish, soft and perishable. In Ghana the wood-ash is used as a mordant to fix colours.
Anthocleista vogelii Planch.
A voucher specimen No. Mabogo, The ethnobotany of the Vhavenda [M.
One of such ailments that herbal remedies have been widely used to manage is that of diabetes Lu and Foo, ; Katerere and Eloff, ; Balde et al. A simplified method for the estimation of total cholesterol in serum and demonstration of its specificity.
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Impact of Anthocleista vogelii root bark ethanolic extract on weight reduction in high carbohydrate diet induced obesity in male wistar rats.
The median lethal dose LD 50 of the stem bark extract of A.
Clarendon Press, Oxford, United Kingdom. This article includes a list of referencesrelated reading or external linksbut its sources remain unclear because it lacks inline citations. Tests with aqueous, hexane, acetone and methanol extracts of the anthocleisfa bark in rats showed potent anti-ulcer properties, which could explain the traditional use in the treatment of stomach-ache. These phytochemical compounds were also reported in another species, A.
Herbal medicine and treatment of diabetes in Africa: Plants that contain many phytochemicals with biological activities including alkaloids and flavonoids could serve as sources of antimalarial drugs [ 37 ]. Worldwide, clinical cases of malaria were observed in about million people annually resulting in at least 1. To receive news and publication updates for Journal of Parasitology Research, enter votelii email address in the box below. Toxicological profile for trichloroethylene.
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Phytochemical Analysis of the Plant Extracts Phytochemical analysis of the ethanolic stem bark extract of A. Phytochemical analysis of the stem bark extract of A. Food Antioxidants, Madhavi, D. Blood was collected from the sacrificed mice by cardiac puncture using sterile syringes and needles. Subscribe to Table of Contents Alerts.
The bark is obtained by slashing or peeling with a cutlass. The LD 50 of A. Results of the preliminary phytochemical test carried out on the ethanolic stem bark extract of A. Animals models for studying diabetes mellitus. Percentage of parasitaemia was determined by counting the number of parasitized erythrocytes out of erythrocytes in random fields of the microscope. The mice were anaesthetized in a glass jar containing cotton wool soaked in chloroform.
The results show that A.