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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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The change in coloration determined the presence or absence of a particular parameter investigated. Alloxan induce a multiphasic blood glucose response, which is accompanied with corresponding inverse changes in the plasma insulin concentration as well as sequential ultrastructural beta cell changes finally leading to necrotic beta cell death Mythili et al. In South western part of Nigeria, traditional medicine practitioners use the leaves and root of Anthocleista vogelii for the treatment of stomach ache, pile, hepatitis and diabetes.

Phytochemical and pharmocognostic studies of the leaf and stem-bark of Anthocleista vogelii Planch. This result suggested that the vogdlii possesses some active phytochemical compounds that have direct effects on the parasites and the effect is dose-dependent [ 19 ].

Anthocleista vogelii ethanolic root extract exerted this effect may be by virtue of the anthocleist found present in the plant. The collected material is dried in the sun and kept in wrappers or it is pounded and made into balls. Groups D, H, and G served as the controls. Antiplasmodial activity of root extract and fractions of Croton zambesicus.

The mice were handled in accordance with the guidelines for the care and use of laboratory animals by [ 27 ]. Vogeloside and secologanic acid, secoiridiod glucosides from Anthocleista vogelii. Anthocleista vogelii Prelude Medicinal Plants Database x – 4k – jpg www. The acute toxicity study of A. Six days after inoculation of parasite,blood was collected from the tail of each mouse in the various groups before administration of extracts.


Medpharm Scientific, Stuttgart, Germany. Please help to improve this article anthocleistx introducing more precise citations. There are 1 Wikipedia citations related to Anthocleista vogelii Planch. Hypoglycaemic activity of Anthocleista vogelii Planch aqueous extract in rodents.

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However, reported cases of drug resistance to these drugs made the search and development of alternative antimalarial drugs inevitable [ 32 ]. In diabetic state, insulin deficiency also contributes to derangements of various metabolic and regulatory mechanisms in the body Nathan et al. Collection of Plant Materials The stem bark of A.

Ilesanmi and Efere M. A root decoction is commonly taken to treat constipation, to regulate menstruation and as an abortifacient. Medicinal use of plants in the prevention, treatment and management of diseases in recent years are on the increase and studies concerning the biological effect of medicinal plant s used for the treatment of various diseases are also on the increase.

Two models were employed in the induction of hyperglyceamia; these models include oral glucose loading physiological induction of diabetes mellitus and alloxan-induced diabetes model chemical induction of diabetes mellitus Etuk, Determination of Percentage Average Suppression The percentage average chemosuppression AS was determined using the method of [ 29 ].

The mice were then observed for toxicity and fatalities within 72 hours. Hypoglycaemic and antidiabetic effect of aqueous extract of leaves of Annona squamosa L.

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A voucher specimen No. Induction of diabetes using alloxan monohydrate: The ethanolic extract also elicited a significant decrease in food and water intake in alloxan-induced diabetic treated rats.


There were approximately 3. A new approach to practical acute toxicity testing. Herbal medicine and treatment of diabetes in Africa: Despite efforts to reduce transmission and increase treatment, there has been little change in areas at risk of this disease [ 4 ].

These constituents have been found in vogelii natural products which exhibited antimalarial activity [ 36 bogelii. The dried stem bark was ground into powder in a mortar with pestle before being pulverized into powder form using an electric blender.

Anthocleista vogelii 1, part of branch; 2, leaf; 3, flower; 4, fruit. This metabolic disorder is also characterized by hypercholesterolemia high serum concentration of cholesterol, triglyceride and low density lipoprotein and low serum concentration of functional high density lipoprotein Nathan et al. Clinical Guide to Laboratory Tests. Citation in scholarly articles. The percentage average chemosuppression AS was determined using the method of [ 29 ].

View at Google Scholar A. The results implied that the ethanolic stem bark of A. In Nigeria, the burden of malaria is well documented and has been shown to be a big contributor voogelii the economic burden of disease in communities where it is endemic and is responsible for annual economic loss of billion Naira [ 67 ]. The animals rats were fasted overnight for 12 h and diabetes was induced by a single intraperitoneal injection i.

Alloxan not only destroys the pancreatic beta cells, it also causes kidney damage, which is however reversible Gupta et al. The stem bark of A.