PHARMACOLOGICAL SCREENING OF COMMIPHORA MUKUL LEAF EXRACT
G. Sudhakara Rao* Ch. Pavan Kumar Ch. Vineela and M. Prasanthi Evangelin
Commiphora mukul leaves were extracted by petroleum ether and it was isolated and purified by various spectral analyses. The spectral analysis revealed that terpenoids, steroids, flavonoids and tannins were found. The isolated compound was further evaluated for pharmacological screening methods. The isolated product was tested for acute toxicity studies and selected the dose. The selected dose was preferred for pharmacological screening methods. This dose was used in smooth muscle relaxant activity, but no significant activity was observed. The isolated compound was showed significant analgesic activity and anti-convulsant activity.
Keywords: Commiphora mukul anti-convulsant activity.
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