EVALUATION OF THE ACUTE TOXICITY AND ANTI-ULCER ACTIVITY OF THE AQUEOUS LEAF EXTRACT OF CALADIUM BICOLOR IN ANIMAL MODELS.
- At: 2015 FIP Congress in Düsseldorf (Germany)
- Type: Poster
- By: OLOJO, Ifedola (Nigerian Institute of Medical Research, Clinical Science Division, Lagos, Nigeria)
- Co-author(s): Ifedola Isimeme Olojo
Plants have long been used for their medicinal effects. Caladium bicolor (C. bicolor) is a genus of flowering plants in the family Araceae, known commonly as Angel Wings, with local names like Cocoyam (Efik) and Keladi (Malaysia). The crushed bulbs have been reported useful in the management of topical skin ulcer. However, there has been no.. The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.