Passiflora ligularis


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Noun1.Passiflora ligularis - considered best for fruit
granadilla - the egg-shaped edible fruit of tropical American vines related to passionflowers
passionflower, passionflower vine - any of various chiefly tropical American vines some bearing edible fruit
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Fresh fruits of Passiflora ligularis were collected from Munnar, Kerala, and authenticated by Dr.
250, 500, 1000, and 2000mg/kg of the aqueous extract of Passiflora ligularis were administered orally to four groups of five animals each.
The glucose tolerance test was studied in the aqueous extract of Passiflora ligularis on diabetic rats.
25mg/kgbw) orally through oral intragastric tube, for a period of 30 days, group 4 rats were induced with diabetes as mentioned in group 2 and treated with Passiflora ligularis (400 mg/kgbw) orally for a period of 30 days, group 5 rats were treated with Passiflora ligularis alone (400 mg/kg bw) orally for a period of 30 days, and the fruit aqueous extract (400 mg/kg) was given orally through intragastric tube for 30 days.
In the present study, antioxidant activity of aqueous fruit extract of Passiflora ligularis was analyzed in different organs, namely, liver, kidney, and pancreas.
In particular the aqueous extract of Passiflora ligularis revealed the presence of alkaloids, tannins, phenolic compounds, flavonoids, steroids, cardiac glycosides, terpenoids, and carbohydrates.
25mg/kgbw) orally through oral intragastric tube, for a period of 30 days, group 4 rats were induced with diabetes as mentioned in group 2 and treated with Passiflora ligularis (400mg/kgbw) orally for a period of 30 days, group 5 rats were treated with Passiflora ligularis alone (400 mg/kg bw) orally for a period of 30 days, and the fruit aqueous extract (400 mg/kg) was given orally through intragastric tube for 30 days.
06 (ad) Passiflora ligularis Group IV Passiflora 1.