Acute and chronic toxicity of the flavonoid-containing plant, Artemisia afra in rodents.
The aim of this study was to investigate the possible toxicity of the flavonoid-containing plant, Artemisia afra and especially establish the safety of the aqueous extract of this plant after acute and chronic administration to mice and rats respectively.
School:University of the Western Cape/Universiteit van Wes-Kaapland
School Location:South Africa
Source Type:Master's Thesis
Keywords:materia medica vegetable medicinal plants drugs toxicology physiological effect drug monitoring rodents experimental animals medicine as laboratory
Date of Publication:01/01/2005