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ANTI INFLAMMATORY, ANALGESIC AND PHYTOCHEMICAL STUDIES OF CLITORIA TERNATEA LINN FLOWER EXTRACT

Keywords: Clitoria ternatea , Anti inflammatory , Analgesic , Phytochemical investigation , Eddy’s hot plate , Taraxerol.

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Clitoria ternatea Linn is a well known bio active plant in the Ayurvedic medicine. The present study evaluates the analgesic and anti-inflammatory activity of Clitoria ternatea Linn flower extract. The petroleum ether (60-80 C) extract poses significant anti inflammatory, analgesic properties. The extract is found to be safe even at the dose of 2000 mg/kg body weight by acute toxicity studies. Phytochemical investigation carried out on Petroleum ether(60-80 C) extract reveals the presence of Taraxerol, a pentacyclic triterpenoid which may impart the pharmacological activity of the extract.

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