The leaves of Ficus exasperata Vahl (Moraceae) generates uterine active chemical constituents

Enitome E Bafor, Chiew V Lim, Edward G Rowan, Ruangelie Edrada-Ebel

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In the search for new, safe and efficacious uterine active agents, the plant Ficus exasperata was subjected to phytochemical screening and pharmacological analysis.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)803–812
Number of pages10
JournalJournal of Ethnopharmacology
Issue number3
Publication statusPublished - 13 Feb 2013


  • uterus
  • Ficus exasperata
  • phytochemistry
  • pharmacology
  • pheophytins
  • pyrimidine

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