menu

Medicinal Potential of Ornamental Plants
by Nidhi Mishra and Ashok K. Munjal and V. L. Tandon




Overview -
Hibiscus rosa-sinensis and Bougainvillea spectabilis are commonly grown throughout the globe as ornamental plants. Oral administration of the crude aqueous extract of the blooms of H. rosa-sinensis and leaves of B. spectabilis among alloxan induced diabetic mice for 30 days had not only reduced in fasting blood glucose and postprandial glucose level but also improved the patho-physiology of organs and organ systems to great extent. It has also improved the body weight of the animals. Both the extract had also power to arrest the microbial growth. Investigations revealed that these plants are rich source of some valuable bioactive constituents which can be utilized as good sources of valuable drugs in future as an anti-diabetic, anti-lipidemic and antimicrobial agent.

  Read Full Product Description
 
local_shippingFor Delivery
In Stock.
This item is Non-Returnable.
FREE Shipping for Club Members help
 
storeBuy Online Pickup At Store
search store by zipcode

 
 
New & Used Marketplace 5 copies from $62.09
 
 
 

More About Medicinal Potential of Ornamental Plants by Nidhi Mishra; Ashok K. Munjal; V. L. Tandon

 
 
 

Overview

Hibiscus rosa-sinensis and Bougainvillea spectabilis are commonly grown throughout the globe as ornamental plants. Oral administration of the crude aqueous extract of the blooms of H. rosa-sinensis and leaves of B. spectabilis among alloxan induced diabetic mice for 30 days had not only reduced in fasting blood glucose and postprandial glucose level but also improved the patho-physiology of organs and organ systems to great extent. It has also improved the body weight of the animals. Both the extract had also power to arrest the microbial growth. Investigations revealed that these plants are rich source of some valuable bioactive constituents which can be utilized as good sources of valuable drugs in future as an anti-diabetic, anti-lipidemic and antimicrobial agent.


This item is Non-Returnable.

 

Details

  • ISBN-13: 9783846508442
  • ISBN-10: 3846508446
  • Publisher: LAP Lambert Academic Publishing
  • Publish Date: October 2011
  • Page Count: 116
  • Dimensions: 9 x 6 x 0.28 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 0.4 pounds


Related Categories

 

BAM Customer Reviews