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Volume 2014, Article ID 693803, 10 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2014/693803
Research Article

Diuretic Activity of the Aqueous Extract Leaves of Ficus glumosa Del. (Moraceae) in Rats

1Department of Biological Sciences, Faculty of Science, University of Ngaoundéré, P.O. Box 454, Ngaoundéré, Cameroon
2Department of Chemistry, Faculty of Science, University of Ngaoundéré, P.O. Box 454, Ngaoundéré, Cameroon
3School of Wood, Water and Natural Resources, Faculty of Agriculture and Agricultural Sciences, University of Dschang, Ebolowa Campus, P.O. Box 786, Ebolowa, Cameroon
4Department of Animal Biology and Physiology, Faculty of Science, University of Yaoundé I, P.O. Box 812, Yaoundé, Cameroon

Received 1 July 2014; Revised 13 August 2014; Accepted 13 August 2014; Published 14 October 2014

Academic Editor: Juei-Tang Cheng

Copyright © 2014 Fidèle Ntchapda et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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  • Fidèle Ntchapda, Joseph Barama, David Romain Kemeta Azambou, Paul Faustin Seke Etet, and Théophile Dimo, “Diuretic and antioxidant activities of the aqueous extract of leaves of Cassia occidentalis (Linn.) in rats,” Asian Pacific Journal of Tropical Medicine, 2015. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar
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