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Its botanical name was in recent years changed to Carissa congesta Wight (syn. C. carandas Auct., formerly widely shown as C. carandas L.). It is called kerenda . Carissa carandas L. [excluded] Show All Show Tabs karanda. General Information. Symbol: CACA Group: Dicot. Family: Apocynaceae. Duration. Synonym. Carissa salicina Lam. Synonym. Echites spinosus Burm.f. Synonym. Jasminonerium carandas (L.) Kuntze. Synonym. Jasminonerium salicinum (Lam.) .

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The anti-inflammatory activity of the methanol extract of the dried fruits shows that the presence of potential constituents present in this extract may provide assistance in the drug discovery process. The percentage inhibition of edema volume was calculated using the formula where and are the relative changes in the edema of the test and control, respectively.

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Study evaluated the toxicological effects of various extracts of C. The current map showing distribution of carwndas is only indicative. Many drugs are available in the market for inflammatory diseases.

Leaves yield triterpenoid constitutes as well as tannins. Or, Login with your user account:. The right paw served as a reference to noninflamed paw for comparison.

The plant is grown from seed sown in August and September. They exhibit several unwanted side effects to humans. The order Meliolales comprises two families, namely, Armatellaceae and Meliolaceae. Field tips Bark yellowish-brown. The carandax extracts of the dried fruits of Carissa carandas were given orally to the experimental rats caused significant activity when compared with the control group.


Thiruvananthapuram District harbours more than 1, medicinal plants of which plants are hosts Reddy, Atul Kaushik, K. Food plant of Olive green Hawkmouth. Study also evaluated their DPPH radical scavenging activities. Mixture of compounds in the chloroform and methanolic extracts showed better antioxidant activity than the isolated fractions. Study evaluated various extracts cariissa roots in various models of gastric ulcer, viz, acetic acid induced chronic gastric ulcer, caranfas ligation and ethanol induced acute gastric ulcer, in albino rats.

The rats treated with oral administration of methanol extract of dried fruits of C. Study of the ethanol and aqueous extracts from roots of P. Species specific search options Taxon Hierarchy.

Carissa carandas – Useful Tropical Plants

They cariss the presence of alkaloids, glycosides, flavonoid, terpenes, steroids, and tannins in the methanol extract, whereas the petroleum ether extract shows only carbohydrates and steroids Table 1. The authors declare that there is no conflict of interests regarding the publication of this paper. The significant levels between the groups were compared between initial at varying time interval.

GC-MS analysis of methanol extract of dried fruits of Carissa carandas. Fruits edible and pickled.

Leaves are inches long, very dark green, shiny and opposite and they have large spines. Acute rat paw inflammation is caused by the migration of inflammatory cells into the microvascular system and cadandas entering the interstitial tissue. Armed shrubs, latex milky, dichotomously branched, spines forked at apex, 4.


Study evaluated the in-vitro anthelmintic activity of various extracts of unripe fruits of C. Last Update November Bacilus subtilis and A.

The present study justifies the use of this plant in traditional medicine for the treatment of inflammatory diseases [ 1213 ].

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Life cycles are treated in the field for Life Cariesa. Ripe fruits are taken raw or dried. If you have any useful information about this plant, please leave a comment. The mature fruits are harvested for pickles. Parts used Roots, fruits and leaves.

If you would like to support caandas site, please consider Donating. Does not include altitudinal distribution, which is covered under Habitat. Related observations Show all. Common in plains and scrub jungles along river banks upto m.

Carissa carandas

Furthermore, these synthetic compounds exhibit several unwanted side effects to humans. Data also showed strong antioxidant activity.

The fruits are small and purplish to black in colour. It could also cover phenomena such as “plant flowering” or “chewing rates”. Khare 3 Anticonvulsant Activity of Carissa carandas Linn. Demography and Conservation Demography and Conservation.