S. Adhikary, C.C. Kandar, P.K. Haldar, A. Basu, S. Choudhury
S. Adhikary1*, C.C. Kandar1, P.K. Haldar2, A. Basu1 and S. Choudhury1
1Department of Pharmaceutical Chemistry
Institute of Pharmacy, Jalpaiguri
India – 735 101
2Division of Pharmacology, Department of Pharmaceutical Technology, Jadavpur University, Kolkata – 700 032
Volume - 3,
Issue - 4,
Year - 2010
Dried and powdered leaves of the plant Pedilanthus tithymaloides was extracted successively with chloroform and methanol using shoxlet extractor and the extracts were dried under reduced pressure at a temperature not exceeding 40°C. These extracts were subjected to different phytochemical tests and in the evaluation of antidiabetic potential on streptozotocin induced diabetic rats. Both the extract showed significant antidiabetic activity.
Cite this article:
S. Adhikary, C.C. Kandar, P.K. Haldar, A. Basu, S. Choudhury. Preclinical Evaluation of Antidiabetic Effect of Pedilanthus tithymaloides Extracts in Streptozotocin (STZ) Induced Diabetic Rats. Research J. Pharm. and Tech.3 (4): Oct.-Dec.2010; Page 1132-1133.