Nilesh Gupta, UK Jain, Brij Bhushan Tiwari, Vishvnath Gupta.
Nilesh Gupta, UK Jain*, Brij Bhushan Tiwari and Vishvnath Gupta.
Bhopal Institute of Technology and Science-Pharmacy, Bhojpur Road, Bangrasia, Bhopal (M.P.), 462045 India.
Volume - 1,
Issue - 2,
Year - 2009
The present study report the anthelmintic activity of the latex of Carica papaya against an adult Indian earthworms Pheretima posthuma. The activities are comparable with the standard reference allopathic and ayurvedic drugs Albendazole and Kurmivicar Kadha respectively. Overall results of this study suggest that the latex possesses significant anthelmintic activity.
Cite this article:
Nilesh Gupta, UK Jain, Brij Bhushan Tiwari,Vishvnath Gupta. Anthelmintic Activity of Latex of Carica papaya. Research J. Pharmacology and Pharmacodynamics. 2009; 1(2): 85-86.