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EVALUATION OF ANALGESIC AND ANTIMICROBIAL ACTIVITY OF STEM BARK EXTRACT OF JATROPHA CURCAS

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Author(s): Sachdeva Kamal | Saini Neeraj Kumar | Singhal Manmohan | Srivastava Birendra | Singh Charanjeet

Journal: International Journal of Research in Ayurveda and Pharmacy
ISSN 2229-3566

Volume: 2;
Issue: 2;
Start page: 572;
Date: 2011;
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Keywords: Jatropha Curcas | Analgesic | Antimicrobial

ABSTRACT
The analgesic in vitro antimicrobial activity of methanol: acetone: water (70:20:10) extract of the stem bark of Jatropha curcas L. were evaluated. Analgesic activity of JCE were determined by help of three different models name Acetic acid induced writhing, tail clip, tail flick. JCE showed significant activity in these models by inhibition of writhing and increase latency compare to control and Standard (Aspirin). Antimicrobial activity was performed on bacteria: Escherichia coli, Staphylococcus aureus, Pseudomonas aeruginosa, Bacillus cereus, Enterococcus faecalis; Fungi: Alternaria alternata and fusarium solani. JCE Extract showed the presence of antimicrobial activity. This indicates the JCE extract have analgesic and Antimicrobial activity.
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