Aristolochia bracteolata Lam. Accepted Name . Aristolochia benadiriana var. longilabia Chiov. Synonym Aristolochia bracteata var. basitruncata Hauman. Aristolochia bracteolata Lam. P. Bharathajothi1 and C. T. Bhaaskaran2. 1. Dept. of Siddha Medicine, Tamil University, Thanjavur. 2. P.G. Dept. of Plant Science. Common name: Worm Killer, Dutchman’s Pipe, Bracteated Birth Wort • Bengali: কীরামার Kiramar, Patuvanga • Gujarati: કીરામાર Kiramar • Hindi: कीटमार.

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Sterile, blank paper discs impregnated with only sterile solvents served as negative control each time.

The crude extract failed to inhibit the growth of all test fungi in addition to the following bacterial strains: Nomenclature and Classification Nomenclature and Classification.

Ltd was used for column chromatography. Aristolochia is used in traditional medicine for the treatment of various diseases [ 1315 ], including those associated with bacteria. Antiarthritis activity of Aristolochia bracteata extract in experimental animals. Send a request for permission. Laboratories of the world have found literally thousands of phytochemicals which have inhibitory effects on all types of microorganisms in vitro. Larval host plants of the butterflies of the Western Ghats, India Desc: Please donate to Arkive Help us share the wonders of the natural world.

It is also used in the treatment of tumors and malaria and for fevers [ 14 ], but its usage as an antimalarial is not recommended in its crude form. It is also widespread used in Sudan and other African countries as one of the most effective herbal remedies for infectious diseases.

The chloroform soluble fraction was therefore selected for further chromatographic separations and resulted in the isolation of known compound AA-1 Figure 1.


Each fraction was bracteolafa under reduced pressure to a constant weight to give the corresponding n -hexane fraction 0. This species is featured in: Conclusion Using bioassay-guided fractionation technique, the present study directly linked the antibacterial activity of Aristolochia bracteolata to the AA Share on Facebook Tweet Send email.

Bacteriology of acute otitis media: Plants remain an important source of diverse chemical entities which have been used as drugs or provide scaffolds from which new drugs have been derived [ 10 ]. Antiallergic activity of Aristolochia bracteolata lank in animal model. Its main aristollchia is summarize the most relevant or attractive characteristics of this taxon to the general public. Rodents of Unusual Size.

Using bioassay-guided fractionation technique, bractellata present study directly linked the antibacterial activity of Aristolochia bracteolata to the AA This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

In any event, the source must be explicitly quoted. Haider Arietolochia and Mr. The plant grows at elevations of m above sea level and can be found on the banks of rivers, bushland, desert grasslands. Results and Discussion 3.

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African Journal of Biotechnology. Aristolochia bracteolata has been used in traditional medicine in Nigeria, India, and Ethiopia as an infusion of dried leaves to treat intestinal wormsskin itch, or insect bites.

The plant also showed promising antiarthritis activity [ 18 ]. Journal List Int J Bacteriol v.

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Piperonylic acid was purchased from commercial sources TCI and used without further purification. Plant Material The plant material whole was collected in the period from October to Aristolocbia from Khartoum state in Sudan. Prevalence and emerging resistance of Moraxella catarrhalis in lower respiratory tract infections in Karachi. Afterward results were confirmed by two trained laboratory personnel.


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This may be the result of synergism between different compounds in the complex extracts or may be due to placebo effect. Aristolochia Medicinal plants of Africa Flora of the Bracteolaa subcontinent. Critical Review in Pharmaceutical Sciences. The most active fraction against Bacillus sp. The n -hexane fraction had moderate activity against S. Powered by the open source Biodiversity Informatics Platform. Terms of Bracteolara – The displayed portlet may be used as a link from your website to Arkive’s online content for private, scientific, conservation or educational purposes only.

General description of the sites where the species is found ecosystem, forest, environment or microhabitat. Table 2 Antibacterial activity of AA-1 and its derivatives.

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Retrieved from ” https: Information on Aristolochia bracteolata is currently being researched and written and will appear here shortly. Share this image — Hide sharing options. Aristolochia bracteolata grows in subsaharan regions from Mali to Somalia through to the Arabian peninsula and Bracteolqta. A new record for Assam, India.

Renu, Sanjana Julias Thilakar, D. The crude extract and chloroform fraction were significantly active against sea urchin-derived Bacillus sp.