Antinociceptive activity of the methanol extract of Tamarindus indica leaves was examined using previously described procedures (Shanmugasundaram and Venkataraman, 2005).
The results obtained in our present study validate the use of Tamarindus indica leaves by folk medicinal practitioners of Bangladesh for lowering of blood sugar in diabetic patients and for treatment of pain.
W Fruit AA-49-07 Asclepiadaceae Mondia whiteii skeels* W Root AA-01-07 Caesalpiniaceae Tamarindus indica
Citrus aurantifolia and Tamarindus indica were the most effective extracts against E.
Overall, the plants that showed the highest antibacterial activity among the different bacterial strains as judged by the average diameter of their inhibitory zones were Citrus aurantifolia, Citrus aurantium, Punica granatum, Phyllanthus acidus and Tamarindus indica.
The fruits and seeds of Tamarindus indica were collected from Dhaka in May 2009.
Glucose tolerance property of Tamarindus indica fruits and seeds was performed following the procedure as described previously by Joy and Kuttan (1999) with minor modifications.
2005) "Biosorption of aqueous chromium (VI) by Tamarindus indica
These plants included Mangifera indica, Coriandrum sativum, Cocos nucifera, Bombax ceiba, Ananas comosus, Carica papaya, Terminalia belerica, Terminalia chebula, Momordica charantia, Dillenia indica, Phyllanthus emblica, Tamarindus indica
, Swertia chirata, Cinnamomum tamala, Punica granatum, Moringa oleifera, Artocarpus heterophyllus, Musa paradisiaca, Psidium guajava, Syzygium cumini, Averrhoa carambola, Piper betle, Bambusa bambos, Zizyphus mauritiana, Aegle marmelos, Citrus aurantifolia, Citrus grandis, Citrus macroptera, Manilkara achras, Camellia sinensis, and Curcuma longa.
The plants that were cultivated for commercial purposes as well as used as medicinal plants included Mangifera indica, Annona squamosa, Cocos nucifera, Terminalia chebula, Lagenaria vulgaris, Momordica charantia, Dillenia indica, Cajanus cajan, Tamarindus indica
, Cinnamomum tamala, Punica granatum, Moringa oleifera, Psidium guajava, Syzygium cumini, Syzygium samarangense, Averrhoa bilimbi, Averrhoa carambola, Piper betle, Zizyphus mauritiana, Aegle marmelos, Citrus aurantifolia, and Curcuma longa.