Anthocleista nobilis. Family Name: LOGANIACEAE. Local Name: Wudifokete/ Bontodee. Uses As Per Literature: A root decoction is commonly taken to treat. Request PDF on ResearchGate | Pharmacological Screening of Anthocleista nobilis Root Bark | Pharmacological activities of the root bark of A. nobilis were. Anthocleista nobilis, Loganiaceae, Root Bark, Secoiri doid, Anthocleistol. The root bark of Anthocleista nobilis is used in Nige ria against liver diseases, malaria .

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The root and stem bark extracts of the plant were investigated for antidiabetic activity in alloxan-induced diabetic rats.

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Res J Med Plant ; The anti-inflammatory activity of Icacina trichanthatuber. Evaluation of wound healing action of Hoslundia opposite Vahl, Anthocleista nobils G. Effect of ethyl acetate chromatographic fraction of Anthocleista nobilis on xylene-induced topical inflammation Click here to view.

Citation in web searches. An alcoholic extract from the root bark has shown a hypoglycaemic effect.

Open Nat J ;8: A decoction of the leaves is taken to treat abdominal pain of uterine origin. J Nat Prod ; Anthocleista nobilis 1, portion of bole; 2, portion of branch; 3, part of flowering branch; 4, fruit. Phytochemical screening, anti-inflammatory and analgesic jobilis of formulation cream of silene vulgaris.


How to cite this article: Anthocleista nobilis Loganiaceae is used by Mbano people of Imo State, Nigeria, for the treatment of various ailments Objective: Antioxidant activity of flavonoids from leaves of Jatropha curcas. DNA damage in arsenitic-and cadmium-treated bovine aortic endothelial cells. Ethnotherapy study, phytochemical screening and antioxidant activity of Antrocary klaineanumpierre and Anthocleista nobils G. The useful plants of West Tropical Africa.

Preparative separation of vitexin and isovitexin from pigeonpea extracts with macroporous resins. Anti-inflammatory and anti-nociceptive effects of Sphaeranthus senegalensis.

Anthocleista nobilis

Hypotensive and hypoglycaemic anthocleieta in the treatment of obese adult diabetics with hypertension have been reported.

Inflorescence an erect terminal dichasial cyme 12—60 cm long, many-flowered; peduncle and branches creamy or green, thickened at the nodes. The aim of this study is to evaluate the antioxidant, anti-inflammatory, and analgesic properties of the methanol extract, fractions, and subfractions of A.

However, in West Africa it is often left standing near houses for medicinal purposes. Annals of the Missouri Botanical Garden Eur J Med Plants ;3: Chemotaxonomy and pharmacology of Gentianaceae.

Noobilis are book citations related to Anthocleista nobilis G. The timber is of some economic value. Brucine is a strychnine derivative. A bark decoction is taken or used as vapour bath to treat fever, stomach-ache, leprosy, gonorrhoea and dysmenorrhoea. Sometimes, the plant material is powdered when dry. There are 1 news article citations related to Anthocleista nobilis G.


The ethanol extract of the bark showed a relaxant effect on isolated guinea-pig ileum and antihepatotoxic activity in mice. Useful plants of Ghana: The bark has antimicrobial and anti-inflammatory properties.

Click on “show more” to view them. West African uses of wild and cultivated plants. Eur J Med Plants ;8: Gentianaceae – Systematics and Natural History. More anthocleisha into the chemical composition and pharmacological activities of the compounds of Anthocleista nobilis seems warranted. Anthocleista nobilis Anthocleista nobilis G. Cambridge University Press, United Kingdom.

The incidence of diabetes mellitus is rising at an alarming rate but the conventional drugs used for its management have many limitations. Small to medium-sized tree up to 18 —30 m tall; bole branchless for up to 15 m long, up to 45 —90 cm in diameter; bark smooth, pale grey, inner bark cream-yellow and granular; twigs with 2 spines above the leaf axils. Pharmacological screening of Anthocleista nobils root bark.