Effects of Allium sativum and Vernonia amygdalina on thrombosis in mice

S. O. Awe, O. A. Olajide, J. M. Makinde

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Extracts of Allium sativum and Vernonia amygdalina have been evaluated for antithrombotic activity in mice. Both plant extracts offered protection against thrombosis produced by an intravenous injection of a mixture of ADP and adrenaline, with Allium sativum showing a stronger activity.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)57-58
Number of pages2
JournalPhytotherapy Research
Issue number1
Publication statusPublished - 1 Feb 1998
Externally publishedYes


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