Photo Gallery

Login

Search

News & Updation

  • Updated Version
  • WJPPS introducing updated version of OSTS (online submission and tracking system), which have dedicated control panel for both author and reviewer. Using this control panel author can submit manuscript
  • Call for Paper
    • WJPPS  Invited to submit your valuable manuscripts for Coming Issue.
  • Journal web site support Internet Explorer, Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox, Opera, Saffari for easy download of article without any trouble.
  •  
  • WJPPS Impact Factor
  • Its our Pleasure to Inform you that WJPPS Impact Factor has been increased from  7.454 to 7.632  due to high quality Publication at International Level

  • ICV
  • WJPPS Rank with Index Copernicus Value 84.65 due to high reputation at International Level

  • WJPPS JANUARY ISSUE PUBLISHED
  • JANUARY 2020 Issue has been successfully launched on 1 January 2020.

Abstract

ANTIPYRETIC ACTIVITY OF ARGYREIA NERVOSA IN YEAST INDUCED PYREXIA

Md. Abul Hassan*, Nafisa Yesmin, Md. Amirul Islam and Md. Aminur Rahman

ABSTRACT

Background: Bangladesh is a Bay of Bengal which has large Medicinal plants from the ancient era of its natural source. By the consideration of its traditional value Argyreia nervosa is an important medicinal plant of family Convolvulaceae is tested for antipyretic activity. Methods: The effect of aqueous extracts of leaves was tested on yeast induced pyrexia in albino rats. The drug dosage of 300, 400 and 500 mg/Kg body weight was experienced on the fever induced rats. It was compared with the standard drug Paracetamol (150 mg/Kg body wt) fed rats. Results: The aqueous extract of leaves presented significant antipyretic activity after 2 hours in the dosage of 300, 400 and 500 mg/Kg body wt as that of compared standard drug paracetamol. The Study was carried out on healthy albino rats weighing about 150-200 g, using brewer’s yeast-induced pyrexia for antipyretic study. Conclusions: The Study concluded that the extracts of Argyreia nervosa leaves possessed pharmacologically active constituent(s) which interfered responsible for antipyretic Activity which were comparable with standard drugs.

Keywords: Antipyretic activity, albino rats, Argyreia nervosa, paracetamol, yeast induced pyrexia.


[Full Text Article]

Call for Paper

World Journal of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences (WJPPS)
Read More

Online Submission

World Journal of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences (WJPPS)
Read More

Email & SMS Alert

World Journal of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences (WJPPS)
Read More