Mexican-petunia (also known as Mexican bluebell or Britton’s petunia) is described as a “hardy perennial edging plant for flower beds and as colorful groundcovers.” Scientific names include Ruellia brittoniana, R. coerulea and R. tweediana, but taxonomists now use the name Ruellia simplex, which was the first name used to describe this species. PHYTOREMEDIATION OF LEAD CONTAMINATED SOILS BY RUELLIA TUBEROSA, L. ANTISPERMATOGENIC EFFECT OF THE AQUEOUS ROOT EXTRACT OF RUELLIA TUBEROSA L. ON ALBINO RATS, Antidiabetic Activity of Ruellia tuberosa L., Role of α-Amylase Inhibitor: In Silico, In Vitro, and In Vivo, Composition of volatile oils from leaf, stem, root, fruit, and flower of Ruellia tuberosa L. (Acanthaceae) from Nigeria, Effect of 50% Hydro-Ethanolic Leaf Extracts ofÂ, Protective effect of Ruellia tuberosa L. extracts against abnormal expression of hepatic detoxification enzymes in diabetic rats, Characterization and larvicidal activity of green-synthesized silver nanoparticles using cracker plant Ruellia tuberosa leaf extract, Phytoremediation of metals contaminated soils by catharanthus roseus and ruellia tuberosa, Hepato protective activity of ethanolic and ethyl acetate extract of Ruellia Tuberosa L. (whole plant) against N-Nitrosodiethylamine induced liver cancer in wistar albino rats, Comparative anthelmintic activity investigation of selected ethno-medicinal weeds, Potential Herbal Medicines and Drug Interactions, List of Understudied Philippine Medicinal Plants, List The extract also showed mild erythropoetic and moderate analgesic activities. • Silver Nanoparticles / Mosquito Larvicidal / Leaves: Study reports on the green synthesis of silver nanoparticles using leaf extract of R. tuberosa. 15 compounds in the stem oil (93.96%), 42 from the root oil (91.49%), 60 compounds from the fruit oil (89.68%), and 6 compounds Mosquito larvicidal potential of four common medicinal plants of India / Anjali Rawani, Anupam Ghosh* & Goutam Chandra / Indian J Med Res 140, July 2014, pp 102-108 Flavonoids / Cytotoxicity: Ethanol extract study • Bioactive Action Herb—emetic; used as a substitute for ipecacuanha. Folkloric Fever (14) Medicinal Plantlist | Medicinal Seedlist | Keep reading to learn more about growing ruellia. • No Fever Ruellia tuberosa is a low-growing perennial • Protective Against Abnormal Expression of Hepatic Detoxification Enzymes in Diabetic Rats: Study investigated extracts of R. tuberosa for effects on hepatic detoxicification enzyme expression in male diabetic Wistar rats with STZ-induced diabetes and fed with a HFD. The herbal tea derived from the plant is used to combat coughs, colds and the flu. For the right freight rate, shipping charges, conditions and delivery service, please visit our (14) PHYTOREMEDIATION OF LEAD CONTAMINATED SOILS BY RUELLIA TUBEROSA, L. / A.V.V.S. A methanol stem extract showed the highest anti-proliferative activity against MCF-7 cancer cells with IC50 of 22µg/ml. GC-MS Analysis of Bioactive Components of Tubers of Ruellia tuberosa L. (Acanthaceae) / Rajendra kumar N, Vasantha K and V.R. used in Trinidad and Tobago for urinary problems and diabetes mellitus / Cheryl A Lans / Journal of Ethnobiology and Total cholesterol level was significantly (p<0.05) decreased at 500 mg/kg bw of both plant extract treated groups. Ruellia tuberosa. Family • (18) (38) (21) An aqueous extract of tuberous roots produced antispermatogenic effect in male albino rats. • In Sri Lankan traditional medicine, used for stomach problems. The information in this website has been compiled from reliable sources, such as reference works on medicinal plants. Ruellia tuberosa / Synonyms / The Plant List Antioxidant activity by DPPH assay was the order of ethanol fraction>methanol extract >water fraction>n-hexane fraction. Ruellia (Ruellia tuberosa), is member of the dicotyledonous flowering plants Acanthaceae family. (32) Results suggest Ruellia tuberosa has potential as reversible oral male contraceptive. / Yang Mekar ditamanku (5) The Effects of Root Extract Ruellia tuberosa L on Histopathology and Malondialdehyde Levels on the Liver of Diabetic Rats / Alfin Nur Laily Kurniawati, Aulanni'am,  Arie Srihardyastutie and Anna Safitri / IOP Conference Series: Materials Science and Engineering, Volume 299, Conference 1 / (13) Cells were arrested mostly in G0/G1 phase and also in G2/M phase of cell cycle. • Anti-Cancer / EAC Induced Mammary Tumor: Study evaluated the antitumor effect of Ruellia tuberosa leaf extracts against Ehrlich ascites carcinoma (EAC) tumor in mice. (35) • Hepatoprotective / Nitrosodiethylamine Induced Liver Injury: Study evaluated the protective effects of ethyl acetate and ethanolic extracts of Ruellia tuberosa against N-Nitrosodiethylamine-induced hepatocarcinogenesis in Wistar albino rats. Names of Ruellia Tuberosa in various languages of the world are also given. • No reported folkloric medicinal use in the Philippines. Res., 2010, 2(3):295-303 • α-Amylase Inhibitor / Anti-Diabetic: Study evaluated the antidiabetic mechanism of the n-hexane fraction of methanolic extract (HFME) of the plant in an in silico, in vivo and in vitro study in STZ induced diabetic rats. bluish purple. in the Philippines. Results showed potent apoptogenic activity on HepG2 cell line and notable antioxidant activity on RAW 264.7 cell lysate. Important classes in the volatiles are monoterpenes, monoterpenoids, sesquiterpenes, sesquiterpenoids, hydrocarbons, aromatics, esters, alcohols, sulphur compounds, ketones, and aldehyde compounds. For hexane extracts, R. tuberosa showed better activity than other samples. Some compounds showed cytotoxicity against • Used for gonorrhea, syphilis, bladder stones, bronchitis and Ruellia tuberosahas been extensively used as diuret- ic, anti-diabetic, antipyretic, analgesic, antioxidant (4), anti-hypertensive, gastroprotective (5) and to treat gonorrhea (3). Effect of 50% Hydro-Ethanolic Leaf Extracts of Ruellia Tuberosa L. and Dipteracanthus Patulus (Jacq.) • α-Amylase Inhibitor / Betulin: Study evaluated R. tuberosa for compounds inhibiting α-amylase in rat and human by molecular docking. 209-214 / DOI: 10.1080/13880200802434575 Also used as an abortifacient, The root is used against An infusion is used for cleansing the blood. The extracts were tested against African nightcrawler earthworms Eudrillus euginiae. • Root and leaf used for alleviating urinary retention. and significant inhibition in serotonin and egg albumin-induced hind Antidiabetic Activity of Ruellia tuberosa L., Role of α-Amylase Inhibitor: In Silico, In Vitro, and In Vivo / Dyah Ratna Wulan, Edi Priyo Utomo, and Chanif Mahdi / Biochemistry Research International, Volume 2015 (2015) / http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2015/349261 on Non-enzymic Antioxidants and other Biochemical Parameters in Liver, Kidney, Serum of Alloxan Induced Diabetic Swiss Albino Rats / Manikandan A, Victor Arokia Doss D / J Biomed Sci and Res., Vol 2 (3), 2010,190-201 Protective effect of Ruellia tuberosa L. extracts against abnormal expression of hepatic detoxification enzymes in diabetic rats / Wen-Chang Chang, Da-Wei Huang, Jou-An Chenc, Yu-Fang Chang, James Swi-Bea Wu and Szu-Chuan Shen / RSC Adv., 2018; 8: pp 21596-21605  / DOI: 10.1039/C8RA03321H Mohan* / American Journal of Phytomedicine and Clinical Therapeutics Palms | Products | Send e- mail | Special Links | (22) List of various diseases cured by Tecoma Stans. (28) (15) Fruit is a pod with 7 to 8 seeds, bursting open and Home | About Suriname | used for heart ailments. A. sessilis showed the highest mortality followed by Ruellia tuberosa. (17) • Anthelmintic / Aerial Parts: Study evaluated four abundant Philippine weeds i.e., C. aciculatus, C. brevifolius, S. spontaneum, and Ruellia tuberosa for anthelmintic activities. reported folkloric medicinal use in the Philippines. (19) Acanthaceae family Ruellia tuberosa Linnaeus, Sp. sorbifolin, pedalitin, along with betulin, vanillic acid, and Results showed lowered blood glucose levels, decreased MDA levels, and histopath evidence of recovery of hepatic organ. (4) Study of 50% hydroethanolic leaf extracts of Ruellia tuberosa and D. patulus showed they are not only useful in controlling peroxide level but also helpful in further strengthening the antioxidant potential. (23) Other uses were obtained from data collected from folk medicinal practitioners of Bangladesh residing in different (•) It is also used as a remedy for inflammation of the stomach and intestines, constipation and general stomach ailments. tuberosa possesses potent antioxidant activity. Volume 3, Issue 2, 2012, pp.-79-81. Bulk Order | Company Info | / A Manikandan and D Victor Arokia Doss / J. Chem. How to use Duppy Gun? • No reported folkloric medicinal use in the Philippines. Vietnam Journal of Science and Technologym 2018; 56(4A): pp 106-112 Zulkarnain Waslim, Fui Fui Lem, Peik Lin Teoh / Journal of Applied Pharmaceutical Science Vol. (3) Species Polianthes tuberosa L. The various ethnomedicinal uses of the plant in Bangladesh are shown in Table 1 and partly compiled from sources as mentioned in the References section [1]. Antibacterial, antifungal and insecticidal activities of Ruellia tuberosa (L.) root extract / Kader Md. (33) A., GAJARE K. A. lupeol (68.14%), stigmasterol (8.89%), α-sitosterol (3.99%), sucrose (2.24%), cholest-5-ene, 3-bromo-, (3α- (2.24%), octadecane, 2-methyl- (2.10%), nonadecane, 2-methyl- (1.93%), eicosane, 2-methyl- (1.79%) heptacosane (1.43%) and heptacosane (1.29%). and anti-inflammatory properties of Ruellia tuberosa, Ethnomedicines V. S. / International Journal of Current Research Ruellia tuberosa L. (RTL) has been used as a folk medicine to cure diabetes in Asia. HYPOLIPIDEMIC AND ANTI OXIDANT ACTIVITY OF RUELLIA TUBEROSA Linn. Analysis showed betulin could be a potential inhibitor with non-competitive pattern like betulinic acid. (39) (30) pictorial flora of saint lucia. (31) 020-024, December, 2013 / DOI: 10.7324/JAPS.2013.31204 Ruellia tuberosa Linn. Insecticidal assay by film activity test showed strong insecticidal activity with 80% mortality of Tribolium castaneum. / doi: 10.6026/97320630010209 Distribution ), HYPOLIPIDEMIC AND ANTI OXIDANT ACTIVITY OF RUELLIA TUBEROSA Linn, Antioxidant and anti-proliferative activities of Sabah Ruellia tuberosa, Mosquito larvicidal potential of four common medicinal plants of India, ANTI-CARCINOGENIC ACTIVITY OF RUELLIA TUBEROSA L. (ACANTHACEAE) LEAF EXTRACT ON HEPATOMA CELL LINE & INCREASED SUPEROXIDE DISMUTASE ACTIVITY ON MACROPHAGE CELL LYSATE, ETHNOMEDICINAL PLANTS USED FOR WOUNDS AND SNAKE-BITES BY TRIBALS OF KINNERASANI REGION, A.P., INDIA, Molecular modeling of Ruellia tuberosa L compounds as a-amylase inhibitor: an in silico comparation between human and rat enzyme model, Hypoglycemic Activity of Ruellia tuberosa Linn (Acanthaceae) in Normal and Alloxan-Induced Diabetic Rabbits, Antidiabetic, antihyperlipidaemic and hepatoprotective activity of methanolic extract of Ruellia tuberosa Linn leaves in normal and alloxan induced diabetic rats, Evaluation of anti-cancer activity of Ruellia tuberosa on EAC induced mammary tumor, RUELLIA TUBEROSA LINN. • Phytoremediation / Lead / Heavy Metal Pollution: Study showed Ruellia was a good accumulator of lead. • Antiurolithiatic / Antioxidant / Roots: Study evaluated an ethanolic extract of R. tuberosa roots for antiurolithiatic activity against 0.75% v/v ethylene glycol and 2% w/v ammonium induced calcium oxalate urolithiasis and for antioxidant activity against hyperoxaluria induced oxidative stress in male albino rats. 3 (12), pp. Indigenous common herb of dry open areas, especially coastal. Hence the present study was carried to promote the synthesis of shoot production from different explants such as axillary and terminal meristems. (6) - MINNIEROOT, Evaluation of the antioxidant activity of Ruellia - Wild-crafted. - Study yielded flavonoids, glycosides, phenols, saponins and essential minerals with good nutritive value and secondary metabolites. Also used as abortifacient. Pharmacognostic and Preliminary Phytochemical Studies on Ruellia tuberosa L. (Whole plant) / B Arirudran*, A Saraswathy, Vijayalakshmi Krishnamurthy / Pharmacognosy Journal, June 2011; Vol 3, Issue 22 / https://doi.org/10.5530/pj.2011.22.6 ACTS AS ANTI-FERTILITY AGENT THAT REDUCES SPERM COUNT, MOTILITY AND VIABILITY IN MALE SWISS ALBINO MICE (MUS-MUSCULUS), Antibacterial, antifungal and insecticidal activities of Ruellia tuberosa (L.) root extract, Effect of 50% Hydroethanolic Leaf Extracts of Ruellia tuberosa L. and Dipteracanthus patulus (Jacq.) (7) The methanol extract was active against all test bacteria and fungi. (25) Additional Ashraful et al / Pharmaceutical Biology • Volume 47, Number 3, • In Suriname's traditional medicine, used as anthelmintic; for joint pains and muscle strain. of family Acanthaceae was studied to investigate the microscopical, vein islet and vein termination numbers, palisade ratio, stomatal index and different chemical parameters. (see study below) (37). Ruellias are popular ornamental plants. - MINNIEROOT / Tropilab Inc. with undulate margins and up to 12 centimeters long. Hexane soluble and chloroform-soluble extracts were obtained through sequential partitioning of crude ethanolic extract of air-dried aerial parts of the plants. (10) To treat type-2 diabetes (not insulin-dependent), people use 75g of fresh sâm Ä‘ất (or 25g dry) to make tea and drink every day. Pl. (31) Antidiabetic, antihyperlipidaemic and hepatoprotective activity of methanolic extract of Ruellia tuberosa Linn leaves in normal and alloxan induced diabetic rats / M. Rajan*, V. Kishor Kumar, P. Satheesh Kumar, Kotam Reddy Swathi, Sangam Haritha / Journal of Chemical and Pharmaceutical Research, 2012, 4(6): pp 2860-2868 • In the Cayman Islands, on Non-enzymic Antioxidants and other Biochemical Parameters in Liver, Kidney, Serum of Alloxan Induced Diabetic Swiss Albino Rats. (39) POPPING POD • Anti-Carcinogenic / Antioxidant / Leaves: Study evaluated the anti-carcinogenic activity and antioxidant property of R. tuberosa methanol leaf extract on HepG2 cell line and RAW 264.7 murine macrophage cell lysate. (16) (20) • Anti-Inflammatory / Tuber: Study evaluated ethanol extracts of tuber of R. tuberosa for anti-inflammatory activity in rats using carrageenan induced paw edema method. (30) hurtling the seeds when it gets wet. Acanthaceae RTL was previously reported to alleviate hyperglycemia, insulin resistance (IR), abnormal hepatic detoxification, and liver steatosis. An ethyl acetate leaf extract showed the highest radical scavenging activity. Camarosid / Antioxidant / Xanthine Oxidase Inhibitor / Leaves: Leaves of R. tuberosa have demonstrated strong antioxidant and xanthine oxidase inhibitory activities. Results showed decrease in tumor site and increase in life span of EAC tumor bearing mice. A decoction of the plant, sometimes combined with Ruellia tuberosa and Heliotropium indicum, is used as a treatment for menstrual pains; to induce abortion; and … • In Grenada, Studies In folk medicine and Ayurvedic medicine it is believed to be diuretic, anti-diabetic, antipyretic, analgesic, antihypertensive, and gastroprotective, and has been used for … • In Suriname's Many phytoconstituents have been identified. Availability ACTS AS ANTI-FERTILITY AGENT THAT REDUCES SPERM COUNT, MOTILITY AND VIABILITY IN MALE SWISS ALBINO MICE (MUS-MUSCULUS) / PARDESHI M. H., DESHMUKH A. that of indomethacin. The extract also strongly inhibited the α-amylase activity in vitro (IC50 0.14 ± 0.005 mg/ml). (26) Med. (11) - Study for bioactive components of ethanol extract of tubers yielded 25 compounds viz. / Int J Curr Pharm Res, Vol 9, Issue 1: pp105-109 The extract also exhibited significant metal chelating activity. S, RAMESH. Among chloroform-soluble extracts, C. brevifolius and R. tuberosa showed strongest anthelmintic activities at all tested concentrations. tuberosa, BIOACTIVE (33) The perennial herb with tuberous roots usually grows in open waste places in the Philippines. The herbal tea derived from the plant is also used to combat coughs, colds and the flu. SWAMY, V. SUBHASHINI / INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF MULTIDISCIPLINARY ADVANCED RESEARCH TRENDS, VOLUME II, ISSUE I, FEBRUARY 2015 (11) Also used as abortifacient. Tropical hardwood | Tropical Rainforest | Hypoglycemic Activity of Ruellia tuberosa Linn (Acanthaceae) in Normal and Alloxan-Induced Diabetic Rabbits / Durre Shahwar; Saif Ullah; Mobasher Ahmad; Sami Ullah; Naeem Ahmad; Muhammad Akmal Khan / Iranian Journal of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Article 8, Volume 7, Issue 2, Spring 2011: pp 107-115 Ti patat. Antinociceptive • Gastroprotective / Analgesic / Roots: Study of crude aqueous extracts of Ruellia tuberosa roots in a rat alcohol-induced gastric lesion model showed a strong and dose-dependent gastroprotective activity. Results showed potent anti-inflammatory activity at 400 mg/kg. In folk medicine, it has been used as diuretic, antidiabetic, antipyretic, analgesic, anti-hypersensitive, thirst-quenching, and antidotal agent. • Insecticidal indole-3-carboxaldehyde. (2) • In India leaf juice applied to scorpion bite sites. (4) Minnieroot. C, ALEKHYA RAVELLA , JAYASREE VARDHAN, DIANA VIVIAN ATIGARI / IJPBS, Volume 2, Issue 3, JULY-SEPT 2012, pp 63-72 Evaluation of biochemical contents, nutritional value, trace elements, SDS-PAGE and HPTLC profiling in the leaves of Ruellia tuberosa L. and Dipteracanthus patulus (Jacq.) (16) A decoction of the leaves is given in chronic bronchitis. - In folk medicine, considered diuretic, antidiabetic, antipyretic, analgesic, antidotal. (17) • In the Dominican Republic, an AND REDDY K.J. • Anti-Diabetic: Study evaluated the hypoglycemic activity of methanol extract and solvent fractions of R. tuberosa in alloxan-induced diabetic rats. (12) Evaluation of the antioxidant activity of Ruellia Ruellia tuberosa L. (yuquilla) is a species of ethnomedical use for diabetes and kidney problems. - The seed oil yields myristic, capril and lauric acids. Anthelmintic bioassays showed dose-dependent toxicity relationship. cancer. (13) The results provide ti patat root is also used to treat high inflammation of the bladder.The root is washed, crushed, and boiling water poured over it. Antioxidant Activity and Isolation of Xanthine Oxidase Inhibitor from Ruellia tuberosa L. Leaves / Aktsar Roskiana Ahmad, Berna Elya, Abdul Mun’im / Pharmacogn J., 2017; 9(5): pp 607-610 Family Acanthaceae. (34) Antioxidant and anti-proliferative activities of Sabah Ruellia tuberosa / Bo Eng Cheong,*, Mohd. It is also used for the treatment of stones in the bladder. from flower oil (95.06%). All Products; Fluke 170 Series No products in the cart. Dominant compounds (%) were : leaf, E-phytol 21.06, tributylacetyl citrate 19.44, heptacosane 7.55; stem, m-xylene 33.83, hepatacosane 16.57, p-xylene 9.67; root, heptane 22.25, heptacosane 12.89, borneol 12.48; fruit, hexacosane 15.43, sextone 13.12, heneicosane 1.14; and flower, tributylacetyl citrate 67.78, 2-methyl-2-pentanol 10.15, 1-methyl-1-cyclopentanol 6.90. tuberosa / Fu-An Chen et al / Food Chemistry Volume 94, Issue சிலந்தி நாயகத்தின் மருத்துவ பயன்கள் Medicinal Uses of Ruellia Tuberosa Betulin could have greater potential for α-amylase inhibition than acarbose—an assumption that needs to be verified in vitro. 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