The hydro-alcoholic extract of Cucurbita maxima pulp shows the haematological activity against phenyl hydrazine induced anaemic rat. The hydro alcoholic extract of 150 mg/kg and 300 mg/kg are shown significant action against the anaemia, when compared to the 10 mg/kg of phenylhydrazine induced group after 4 weeks of treatment. The parameters determined are haemaglobulin content, RBC, WBC.
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Manokaran S., Saravanan V.S., Kulanthavel T.M., Kumarrapan C.T. Haematological activity of Cucurbita maxima Linn. Pulp in Phenylhydrazine Induced Anaemic Rats. Research J. Pharmacognosy and Phytochemistry 2010; 2(5): 395-396.