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ANTIARTHRITIC ACTIVITY OF DESMODIUM GANGETICUM ROOT

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Author(s): Vedpal | Santosh Kumar Gupta | A.K. Gupta | Dhirendra Pakash | Amit Gupta

Journal: International Research Journal of Pharmacy
ISSN 2230-8407

Volume: 4;
Issue: 9;
Start page: 100;
Date: 2013;
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Keywords: Desmodium gangeticum | anti-inflammatory | Anti-arthritic | protein denaturation | Membrane stabilization.

ABSTRACT
The present study is aimed to evaluate the in-vitro anti-arthritic activity of aqueous extract of Desmodium gangeticum root using inhibition of protein denaturation model and human red blood cell Membrane stabilization model. Diclofenac sodium was used as a standard drug. Results revealed that the aqueous extract of Desmodium gangeticum root at different concentrations possessed significant anti-arthritic activity as compared to standard drug used as Diclofenac sodium. The results obtained in the present investigation Indicate that aqueous extract of Desmodium gangeticum root showed anti-arthritic activity.
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