Eclipta prostrata


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Eclipta prostrata

Chinese medicine
An annual herb with black, nicotine-laden sap. It is astringent and haemostatic and is used to treat internal haemorrhage, including menorrhagia, epistaxis and haematuria, as well as grey hair, loose teeth, loss of vision and vertigo.
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Larvicidal activity of synthesized silver nanoparticles using Eclipta prostrata leaf extract against filariasis and malaria vectors.
154 [+ or -] 185 -- ligulatus Berula erecta 41 [+ or -] 50 -- Calibrachoa parviflora 2,794 [+ or -] 5,985 20 [+ or -] 50 Celtis pallida, -- 10 [+ or -] 25 Cirsium neomexicana 20 [+ or -] 32 -- Cyperus odoratus 1,003 [+ or -] 773 338 [+ or -] 177 Eclipta prostrata 41 [+ or -] 63 -- Eleocharis acicularis -- 123 [+ or -] 301 E.
In the course of screening antifibrotic activity of natural products employing HSC-T6, a rat hepatic stellate cell line as an in vitro assay system, the methanolic extract of aerial parts of Eclipta prostrata L.
Inhibition of the myotoxic and hemorrhagic activities of crotalid venoms by Eclipta prostrata (Asteraceae) extracts and constituents.
1989) reported on the in vitro neutralization of lethal and myotoxic activities of South American rattlesnake venom by the ethanolic extract of the aerial part of Eclipta prostrata L.
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1989) reported that extracts of the plant Eclipta prostrata (Asteraceae) were able to antagonize the myotoxic activity of Crotalus durissus terrificus venom when incubated with the venom prior to injection into mice.