, Volume 35, Issue 9, pp 1183–1185 | Cite as

Phosphatase activity in testis and prostate of rats treated with embelin andVinca rosea extract

  • S. Chauhan
  • S. Agrawal
  • R. Mathur
  • R. K. Gupta


Daily administration ofVinca rosea Linn. extract orally and embelin s.c. to male albino rats caused significant rise in levels of acid and alkaline phosphatases of testis and prostate indicating altered metabolic function.


Alkaline Phosphatase Phosphatase Activity Metabolic Function Significant Rise Daily Administration 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • S. Chauhan
    • 1
    • 2
  • S. Agrawal
    • 1
    • 2
  • R. Mathur
    • 1
    • 2
  • R. K. Gupta
    • 1
    • 2
  1. 1.School of Studies in ZoologyJiwaji UniversityGwalior
  2. 2.Indian Grassland and Fodder Research InstituteJhansiIndia

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