Hygrophila spinosa T. Anderson, commonly known as Gokulakanta (Hygrophila) is a well known medicinal plant found in all over India. Hygrophila spinosa T. Anders (Acanthaceae) is described in Ayurvedic literature as Ikshura, Ikshugandha and Kokilasha “having eyes like Kokila or Indian. Hygrophila spinosa on [family ACANTHACEAE ] Verified by Not on sheet, Hygrophila auriculata (Schumach.) Heine [family ACANTHACEAE ] (stored .

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Treatment of streptozotocine-induced diabetic rats with ethanolic extracts from the aerial parts of H. Apigenin 7-O-glucuronide from the flowers of Asteracantha longifolia Nees. Male Wistar albino rats — g were used for the experiment. A Compendium of Species.

Lower the absorbance values exhibited, higher the antioxidant activities of the samples. The antibacterial activity of hyvrophila ether, chloroform, alcohol, and aqueous extracts of leaves of H. Hygrophila spinosa T Ander, belonging to the family Acanthaceae, is a promising medicinal plant with great economic potential. Antifungal activity of Asteracantha longifolia.


None, Conflict of Interest: Pharmacognosy of Mimosa tenuiflora willd. SPINOSA The seeds are used as ingredients in various aphrodisiacs and tonic confections, and in the treatment of blood disorders, biliousness, gonorrhea, spermatorrhea, and fever. Drug Discovery spinoza Evaluation.

The results revealed that the alcoholic extract produced significant anthelminthic activity, whereas chloroform and aqueous extract showed moderate activity and petroleum ether extract is having the least anthelminthic activity.

The medicinal value of H. In this method, the concentration of peroxide decreases as the antioxidant activity increases. Ramaiah College of Pharmacy Other articles by this author: Antifungal activity against Aspergillus tamari, Rhizopus solani, Mucor mucedo and Aspergillus niger is due to the proteins and peptides present in the plant.

The increased enzyme levels nygrophila liver damage with carbon tetrachloride were nearing normal value when treated with aqueous extract of the root samples.

Acanthaceae, Anticancer, Flavonoids, Hygrophila spinosa, Phytosterols.

Hygrophila auriculata – Marsh Barbel

Sudanese Plants used in folkloric medicine: Nil Conflict of Interest: Compendium of Indian Medicinal Plants. Analgesic activity Analgesic activity of H.


The compounds identified in H. Second supplement to glossary of Indian Medicinal plants with active principles.

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Here you can find all Crossref-listed publications in which this article is cited. This finding confirms its traditional use hygeophila bacterial infection. Studies on amino acid composition of the seeds of the plants A. The roots were found to be rich in antioxidants. Chemical and Pharmacological Evaluation of Hygrophila spinosa Root.

Anthelmintic and antibacterial activities of Hygrophila spinosa T Ander. Volume 11 Issue 4 Decpp.

Petroleum ether, chloroform, alcohol, and aqueous extracts hygro;hila H. Schum Heine Acanthaceae root extract. Hepatoprotective and antioxidant effects of Hygrophila auriculata K.

Studies on oil from the seeds of Hygrophila spinosa. UN Dhur and Sons Pvt.