ISSN: 2249–9504
CAS CODEN: IJPCDX

ANTIHYPER LIPIDEMIC ACTIVITY OF ETHANOLIC EXTRACT OF TRIDAX PROCUMBENSL

Abstract

Author(s): KeerthiSammeta*, Padmaja Kota, Jagadeesh Panda, DVSN.Adithya, SwathiChowdary, A. RamKumar, M. Ravi Teja, D. Swamy andP. Indira

The potential antihyperlipidemic activity of ethanolic extract of Tridaxprocumbenswhole plant was evaluated using animal model. The high cholesterol diet was used to induce hyper lipidemia in rats. Atorvastatin (10mg/kg) was used to as a standard. The extract was tested at two doses (250mg/kg and 500mg/kg). This study showed that the ethanolic extract of Tridaxprocumbenspossess antihyperlipidemic activity

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