In vitro anthelmintic activity of Heliotropium indicum, Senna fistula and Spigelia anthelmia used as worm expeller in South West Nigeria

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Oluwakemi K. Sobiyi; A.O. Tom Ashafa;
(2015)
  • Publisher: Bangladesh Pharmacological Society
  • Journal: Bangladesh Journal of Pharmacology (issn: 1991-007X, eissn: 1991-0088)
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.3329/bjp.v10i2.22589
  • Subject: RM1-950 | Therapeutics. Pharmacology | anthelmintic | Senna fistula | Spigelia anthelmia | Heliotropium indicum | worm expeller
    mesheuropmc: fungi

The anthelmintic potential of Heliotropium indicum, Senna fistula and Spigelia anthelmia were investigated using nematodes larvae from sheep and adult earthworms in order to justify the folkloric claim of the plants as worm expeller in south west of Nigeria. The acetone... View more
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