Biochemistry & Pharmacology: Open Access

Biochemistry & Pharmacology: Open Access
Open Access

ISSN: 2167-0501

Dilawar S

Dilawar S
Bannu University,

  • Research Article
    Healing Effect of Moringa oleifera Lam against UV-B Induced Psoriasis form Changes in Rats
    Author(s): Dilawar S, Shah A, Hussain S, Sajjad M and Khan SDilawar S, Shah A, Hussain S, Sajjad M and Khan S

    Moringa oleifera extracts have been used in herbal medicines by various communities in different parts of the world. It is a multipurpose tree with a magnificent profile of medicinal uses, high nutritional values and pharmacological activities. Various parts of this plant such as the flower, seed, immature pod, stem bark, leaf and root, possesses anti-oxidant, anticancer, antimicrobial, anti-ulcer, anti-hepatotoxic, antihypertensive, antihyperlipidemia, antidiabetic, antispasmodic, antiepileptic, antipyretic, anti-inflammatory and analgesic properties. An attempt was made to evaluate the healing properties of the methanolic extract of different aerial parts of Ultraviolet light-B was used to induce psoriasisform changes in rats. Irradiated rats were divided into 8 groups (6 rats/groups). The first group left untreated served as a control were given normal lab feed and a second group w.. View More»
    DOI: 10.4172/2167-0501.1000225

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