Exploration of diuretic activity and electrolyte excretion of amaranthus spinosus (amarantaceae) in rats
- At: 2010 FIP Congress in Lisbon (Portugal)
- Type: Poster
- By: DURAIRAJ, Ashokkumar (Dr H.L.T. College of Pharmacy, Kengal, Channapatna, India)
- Co-author(s): Tanniru Venkata, Narayana (Indian Pharmaceutical Association, C/O S.B.D. Institute of Pharmacy, BANGALORE, KARNATAKA, India)
Plant medicines are traditionally used for the treatment of some renal diseases and also have been reported to show significant diuretic activity. Amaranthus spinosus (Amarantaceae) is well recognized in traditional medicine with diuretic effect but no scientific data published supporting the claimed ethnomedical use. Therefore, the aim of this.. The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.