SB Takate, RD Pokharkar, VV Chopade, VN Gite
S.B. Takate1*, R.D. Pokharkar1, V.V. Chopade2, and V.N. Gite1
1Agasti Arts, Comers and Dadasaheb Rupwate Science College, Akole, Dist-Ahmednagar, 422601(MH) India.
2Modern College of Pharmacy Nigdi Pune-411 044.
Volume - 3,
Issue - 3,
Year - 2010
The present study was conducted to evaluate the hepato-protective activity of water extract of aerial parts of Launaea intybacea are evaluated in paracetamol-induced hepatotoxicity in albino rats. Silymarin (200mg/kg) was given as reference standard. The water extract of aerial parts of Launaea intybacea have shown very significant hepatoprotection against paracetamol-induced hepatotoxicity in albino rats in reducing serum total bilirubin, SALP, SGPT , SGOT levels and liver homogenates LPO, SOD, CAT, GPX, GST and GSH levels.
Cite this article:
SB Takate, RD Pokharkar, VV Chopade, VN Gite. Hepato-Protective Activity of the Water Extract of Launaea Intybacea (Jacq) Beauv in Paracetomol Induced Hepato-Toxicity in Albino Rats. Research J. Pharm. and Tech.3 (3): July-Sept. 2010; Page 815-817.