“Soda” is one of the humors in the body which should be in normal level for being healthy. If “soda” increases in the body, some undesirable symptoms appear. In order to eliminate the excess “soda”, at first it should be maturated. There are different formulations in Iranian traditional medicine references as “Monzig-e-soda” which is a way of maturation of black bile. In one of the...
Standartizated plants extracts are new opportunity in addition with standard therapy. Hawthorn extract, Tribulus terrestris extract and magnesium gluconate are forming well balanced nutritional supplement that could benefits people with cardiovascular diseases and diabetes. All three substances are well known in the common herbal medicine in our country and abroad. Their mechanisms’ of actions i...
TYPICAL PHYSICAL ATTRIBUTES OF MICROCRYSTALLINE CELLULOSE DRIED BY SPRAY, SPIN FLASH AND BULK DRIER AND THEIR RESULTANT EFFECTS ON TABLET PROPERTIES
The solid dosage form is the easiest method of administering drugs for systemic effect. All dosages forms are made by two main components one is API and second is excipient. Excipient is present in bulk quantity and is required for binding the API. There are mainly two techniques uses for manufacturing the tablets (i) wet granulation (ii) direct compression. Wet granulation is a time consuming pro...
Aim of study: In this study, we investigate the potential effect of Nyctanthes arbortristis leaf extract in experimentally induced asthma in rats. The leaf has shown the prominent effect against the inflammation. Materials and methods: Asthma was induced experimentally in rats using Sephadex and in another model croton oil was applied on ear of rats; this model also mimics the biological event ...
MOLECULAR DOCKING STUDIES OF THE COMPOUNDS FROM PERGULARIA DAEMIA AND TERMINALIA CATAPPA L. LEAF EXTRACTS WITH CYP2E1,GST,UDP-GLUCURONYL TRANSFERASE AND Nrf2 BINDING SITE IN KEAP1, IL-6
Objective: Pergularia daemia and Terminalia catappa L.. Leaf extracted with hydroethanol and the extracts were separated by silica gel column chromatography. The selected column fractions are used in GC-MS analysis, from the GC-MS results eight phytochemical compounds are selected based on their biological activities. In the present work we predict the interaction of the selected targeted protei...
DEVELOPMENT AND IN VITRO CHARACTERIZATION OF NANOEMULSION EMBEDDED THERMOSENSITIVE IN-SITU OCULAR GEL OF DICLOFENAC SODIUM FOR SUSTAINED DELIVERY
The objective of this work was improvement in the ocular bioavailability of diclofenac sodium by enhancing drug permeation across cornea and promoting drug retention time on ocular surface. Using pseudo ternary phase diagrams transparent regions were identified and nanoemulsions were prepared by self-emulsification method, which were further optimized by emulsification study and drug content. Thre...
Bioremediation is a waste management method where we can employ different types of microorganism’s to nullify the effect of pollutants from a contaminated site. In the current study the authors have carried out a three months study to find out how different bacterial strains of Bacillus licheniformis, B. substilis and pseudomonas species can be used to assess the water quality in terms of pa...
Background: Cyperus rotundus Linn. is a traditional medicinal plant appearing among Indian, Chinese and Japanese natural drugs, used for the treatment of spasms stomach disorder and also used as anti-inflammatory, antimalarial, hypotensive, antipyretic, anthelmintic, hepatoprotective agent. Rhizomes of C. rotundus have been used in ancient medicine in India for fever, dysentery, pruritis, pain, vo...
The aim of the present work is to develop the formulation the orodispersible tablets of Serotonin hydrochloride. The tablets were prepared by direct compression technique using microcrystalline cellulose (MCC) as directly compressible diluents. Superdisintegrants such as Croscarmellulose sodium (CCS) Sodium starch glycolate (SSG) and Crospovidone were used. Method: Using different concentrations o...
ANTI-INFLAMMATORY AND ANALGESIC ACTIVITY OF ORAL DECOCTION OF PTEROCARPUS SANTALINUS BARK WOOD POWDER IN ACUTE INFLAMMATION MODEL
Background: Raktachandan / Pterocarpus santalinus is mentioned to have edema reducing property in Ayurvedic literature. Studies have been performed using its methanolic extract for anti-inflammatory, analgesic and antioxidant activities. Since, Ayurveda advises to use it as a decoction, we planned to study the acute anti-inflammatory activity of decoction prepared from Pterocarpus santalinus bark-...