EVALUATION OF ANTI-INFLAMMATORY ACTIVITY OF PLANT RIVEA ORNATA
The aim of present study was to explore the probable anti -inflammatory effect of methanolic extract obtained from the plant Rivea ornata. Anti- inflammatory activity was studied by Carrageenan induced rat paw edema. The extract was administered orally in dose of 200 and 400 mg/kg/body weight to healthy animals. These extract showed a greater anti inflammatory effect comparative to standard drug Indomethacin.
Keywords:Â Arial part, Rivea ornata, Anti-inflammatory, Indomethacin
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