DIUDRETIC PROFILE OF ALLIUM CEPA IN ALBINO RATS

  • JC Aguyi Department of Pharmacology and Clinical Pharmacy, University of Jos, Jos
  • CI Obi Department of Pharmacology and Clinical Pharmacy, University of Jos, Jos
Keywords: Allium cepa, Liliaceae, diuresis, rats

Abstract

Allium cepa extract frusemide and 1%NaCl solution initiated a significant increase (p<0.05) in urine production by white albino rats. The effect was greater with the extract and frusemide when compared with NaCl.

Key Words: Allium cepa, Liliaceae, diuresis, rats

Nig. J. Nat. Prod. And Med. Vol.2 1998: 42-43
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