Abdulkarim Agunu

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  1. ncbi request reprint Analgesic activity of the roots and leaves extracts of Calliandra portoricensis
    Abdulkarim Agunu
    Department of Pharmacognosy and Drug Development, Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria, Nigeria
    Fitoterapia 76:442-5. 2005
  2. pmc Evaluation of the antibacterial and antidiarrhoeal activities of heeria insignis o. Ktze
    A Agunu
    Department of Pharmacognosy and Drug Development, Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria 810006, Nigeria
    Indian J Pharm Sci 73:328-32. 2011
  3. ncbi request reprint Diuretic activity of the stem-bark extracts of Steganotaenia araliacea hochst [Apiaceae]
    A Agunu
    Department of Pharmacognosy and Drug Development, Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria, Nigeria
    J Ethnopharmacol 96:471-5. 2005
  4. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of five medicinal plants used in diarrhoea treatment in Nigeria
    Abdulkarim Agunu
    Department of Pharmacognosy and Drug Development, Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria, Nigeria
    J Ethnopharmacol 101:27-30. 2005
  5. ncbi request reprint The effect of Aloe vera A. Berger (Liliaceae) on gastric acid secretion and acute gastric mucosal injury in rats
    Sadiq Yusuf
    Department of Human Physiology, Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria, Nigeria
    J Ethnopharmacol 93:33-7. 2004

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  1. ncbi request reprint Analgesic activity of the roots and leaves extracts of Calliandra portoricensis
    Abdulkarim Agunu
    Department of Pharmacognosy and Drug Development, Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria, Nigeria
    Fitoterapia 76:442-5. 2005
    ..The extracts given orally at the doses of 200, 400, 600 mg/kg showed a dose-dependent activity in the tests used...
  2. pmc Evaluation of the antibacterial and antidiarrhoeal activities of heeria insignis o. Ktze
    A Agunu
    Department of Pharmacognosy and Drug Development, Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria 810006, Nigeria
    Indian J Pharm Sci 73:328-32. 2011
    ..In the castor oil-induced diarrheoeal test, each extract gave 80% protection at 200 mg/kg, which is comparable to loperamide 2 mg/kg with 80% protection. This finding may explain the use of the plant in diarrhea and bacterial diseases...
  3. ncbi request reprint Diuretic activity of the stem-bark extracts of Steganotaenia araliacea hochst [Apiaceae]
    A Agunu
    Department of Pharmacognosy and Drug Development, Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria, Nigeria
    J Ethnopharmacol 96:471-5. 2005
    ....
  4. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of five medicinal plants used in diarrhoea treatment in Nigeria
    Abdulkarim Agunu
    Department of Pharmacognosy and Drug Development, Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria, Nigeria
    J Ethnopharmacol 101:27-30. 2005
    ..This may explain their use in traditional medicine for the treatment of diarrhoea...
  5. ncbi request reprint The effect of Aloe vera A. Berger (Liliaceae) on gastric acid secretion and acute gastric mucosal injury in rats
    Sadiq Yusuf
    Department of Human Physiology, Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria, Nigeria
    J Ethnopharmacol 93:33-7. 2004
    ..6 M HCl. In conclusion, Aloe vera is endowed with gastric acid anti-secretory activity and could protect the gastric mucosa at low concentrations against injurious agents...