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a.1.(Med.) Good against dysentery.
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The saponin compounds isolated from the genus Albizia have been reported to possess cancer related activities and other pharmacological properties which include analgesic, anthelmintic, antidysenteric, antihistaminic, anti-inflammatory, antimicrobial, antimutagenic, antiseptic, antispermatogenic, antitumour, anxiolytic, cytotoxic, immunomodulatory, nootropic, and apoptosis inducing properties [3].
The whole plant has astringent, antidysenteric, antipsoriasis, antianemic, and antihemorrhagic properties [5, 6].
The results of this study revealed the underlying fact that the antidiarrheal and antidysenteric activity of the plant of Garcinia lanceifolia may be attributed to antibacterial activity which was proved scientifically in this study.