(7) Influence of Methanolic Extract of Avicennia officinalis leaves on Acute, Subacute and Chronic Inflammatory Models / Sumithra M, Janjanam Vijay kumar, Vidhya sagar Kancharana / International Journal of PharmTech Research, JPRIF, Vol. Evaluation of Diuretic and Neuropharmacological Properties of the Methanolic Extract of Avicennia officinalis L. leaves from Bangladesh [2012] / Md. Family • Avicenniaceae 5(19), pp. In this study, we generated RNA-seq data to de novo assemble the A. officinalis transcriptome. #Acanthaceae Test yielded a triterpene, betulinic acid. The database and code is licensed under a Subject. Common Name: White Mangrove. - Also occurs in India to southern China and Taiwan and through Malaya to New Guinea. - Plant decoction with sugar and cumin used in dyspepsia with acid eructations. Parts used • Phytoremediation Potential: Study evaluated the absorption, accumulation, and partitioning of Zn, Cu, Pb, Cr and Cd in Avicennia officinalis. Bark and roots used for tanning. (1) (10) (13) Results showed highly significant dose-dependent cytotoxic effect. - Resin from the sapwood used locally for snake bites. Uses Bain or Indian mangrove (Avicennia officinalis, family: Verbenaceae) is a medium-sized evergreen tree of Mangrove forest with breathing roots.It can get a height of 7-25 m. Young trees are usually bushy-natured and get a large crown. 2, Issue 4, Apr 2014, 43-48 Mahadhi Hasan, A.S.M. • Anti-Ulcer / Gastroprotective / Leaves: Study of the plant extract of leaves of AO showed it was able to decrease the acidity and increase the mucosal defense in the gastric areas, justifying its use as an antiulcerogenic agent. Results showed free radical scavenging activity towards lipid peroxidation and DPPH radicals. This species is widespread and common within its range. - Fruits plastered on boils and tumors. Avicennia officinalis L. is an evergreen species of mangrove which is mainly found in Bangladesh, India, Indonesia, Malaysia, Brunei, Myanmar, Viet-Nam and southern Papua New Guinea but not widely introduced elsewhere[7]. AO also exhibited moderate anti-arthritic activity. This has, therefore, led to the investigation of the antimicrobial activities of methanolic extract of A. officinalis. (15) Therefore, we now report on the structural elucidation of six compounds isolated from this plant growing in Can Gio mangrove forest in Ho Chi Minh City by using a variety of chromatographic techniques. In general, salt tolerant plants have a more antioxidant profile. Coloured line engraving. The embryos exhibit cryptovivipary, a process where they start to develop before the seed is shed, but do not break through the outside of the fruit capsule. Biosci Biotech Res Asia 2017;14(3). (17) - In Celebes and Java, fruit sometimes eaten by fishermen. - Studies have suggested anti-inflammatory, gastroprotective, antibacterial, antioxidant, anticancer, phytoremediative, antioxidant, antiarthritic, diuretic, immunomodulatory properties. - In Indo-China, bark used for skin afflictions, especially scabies. Little is known of the antioxidant potentials of fruits of Avicennia marina (AM) and Acicennia officinalis (AO). ANTIBACTERIAL ACTIVITY OF STEM AND ROOT EXTRACTS OF Avicennia officinalis L / N Sharief Md and Uma Maheswara Rao V / International Journal of Pharmaceutical Applications ISSN 0976-2639. marina. Anticancer activity of Methanolic leaves extract of Avicennia officinalis on Ehrlich ascitis Carcinoma cell lines in Rodents / Sumithra M, Anbu J, Nithya S ,Ravichandiran V. / International Journal of PharmTech Research, JPRIF, Vol.3, No.3,pp 1290-1292, July-Sept 2011 In India Avicennia officinalis is commonly used for herbal preparations in the treatment of small pox sores, scabies, as a contraceptive, boils and tumors. 3, No.2, pp 763-768, April-June 2011 • In-Vitro Immunomodulatory Effect / Leaves: Ulcer-protective effect of Avicennia officinalis L., A common mangrove plant, CUSTOMARY USE OF MANGROVE TREE AS A FOLK MEDICINE AMONG THE SUNDARBAN RESOURCE COLLECTORS, Anti-Ulcer Effect of Avicennia officinalis Leaves in Albino Rats, ANTIBACTERIAL ACTIVITY OF STEM AND ROOT EXTRACTS OF Avicennia officinalis L, Influence of Methanolic Extract of Avicennia officinalis leaves on Acute, Subacute and Chronic Inflammatory Models, Anticancer activity of Methanolic leaves extract of Avicennia officinalis on Ehrlich ascitis Carcinoma cell lines in Rodents, The antioxidant and free radical scavenging effect of Avicennia officinali, Heavy metal pollution and Phytoremediation potential of Avicennia officinalis L. in the southern coast of the Hoogly estuarine system, Triterpenoids from the Stem Bark of Avicennia officinalis, Evaluation of Diuretic and Neuropharmacological Properties of the Methanolic Extract of Avicennia officinalis L. leaves from Bangladesh [2012], Medicinal Activity of Avicennia officinalis: Evaluation of Phytochemical and Pharmacological Properties, Evaluation of In Vitro Antidiabetic and Antioxidant Activities and Preliminary Phytochemical Screening of Leaf Extracts of Avicennia officinalisÂ, In-Vitro Immunomodulatory Effect of Hydroalcoholic Leaves Extract of Avicennia officinalis /, Potential Herbal Medicines and Drug Interactions, List Message The user has shared this species from India Biodiversity Portal … Monjur-Al-Hossain, Md. Want to know more? In-Vitro Immunomodulatory Effect of Hydroalcoholic Leaves Extract of Avicennia officinalis. avicennia officinalis description. (see study below) (14), Properties The results showed that of the nine plants screened Rhizophora lamarckii, Suaeda monica, Avicennia officinalis and Sesuvium portulacastrum showed 50% inhibitory activity to both TChE and BChE at concentrations less than 2 mg/mL when compared to other plant extracts, which was comparable to the standard drug Donepezil. (17), Additional (7) Salt crystals can be seen easily on the leaves. - Wood: Used for cabinetry work and making rice mortars; used in building boats and houses. Metal accumulation in roots was comparable to adjacent sediments. Results showed dose-dependent anti-inflammatory activity. - Washing: In Madras, the ashes from the wood used for washing clothes. (3) G. Cintrón-Molero, Y. Schaeffer-Novelli, in Coastal Plant Communities of Latin America, 1992. It is a folk medicinal plant used mainly against rheumatism, paralysis, asthma, snake-bites, skin disease and ulcer. Shoots of A. officinalis were GUJARATI: Baklananjhad, Cheriyan, Tavar, Tavariyan. How Avicennia Officinalis is effective for various diseases is listed in repertory format. of Philippine Medicinal Plants with Chinese Names. (4) It is locally known as ‘Dhola Baen’ in Bangladesh. Avicennia officinalis on NParks Flora and Fauna website: photos and fact sheet. Diuretic activity was evidenced by electrolyte loss ratio with Na+/K+ excretion ration of 1.52 and 1.33 at doses of 200 and 400 mg/kg, respectively. These are used in gas exchange as very little oxygen is available in the mud. (10) - Ethyl acetate extract of stem bark of A. officinalis yielded triterpenoids, betulinic acid, lupeol, and betulinaldehyde. (15) Avicennia officinalis L. is a typical mangrove species, inhabiting inhospitable environments in the interface between sea and land. The bark is used for dying cloth, the ash for washing it in India (Watt and Breyer-Brandwijk 1962). with help from 168 pp. It is used as a folk remedy for boils and tumors [8]. INDIAN MANGROVE. Medicinal Activity of Avicennia officinalis: Evaluation of Phytochemical and Pharmacological Properties / We use rice, Arabidopsis and the mangrove tree Avicennia officinalis for our experiments. (12) J. Pharm. Avicennia officinalis is a mangrove plant and is used by coastal village peoples in traditional folk medicine -for a variety of diseases. (3) - In India, used for rheumatism, paralysis, asthma, snake-bites, skin disease and ulcers. • Antioxidant / Radical Scavenging Effect / Leaves: Study of leaves extracts using in vitro assay systems showed antioxidative and free radical scavenging effect. Avicennia tomentosa arabica Walp. Avicennia officinalis is a species of mangrovealso known as Indian mangrove. Anti-Ulcer Effect of Avicennia officinalis Leaves in Albino Rats / P Thirunavukkarasu, T ramanathan et al / World Applied Sciences Journal, 9(1)' 55-58, 2010 1: 1-8. Sceura marina Forssk. Handbook of Energy Crops (2) Sariful Islam Howlader, Shubhra Kanti Dey, Arpona Hira, Arif Ahmed / AGRIS: INTERNATIONAL INFORMATION SYSTEM FOR THE AGRICULTURAL SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY Flowers are small, without individual stalks, appearing in small heads on stiff, angular and flowering stalks, occurring two together in the axils of the upper leaves, or several at the end of the branch. Distribution There was antibacterial activity against E. coli and S. typhi with MIC of 62.5 µg/ml and 125 µg/ml, respectively. - Seeds boiled in water used as maturative poultices and cicatrizant of ulcers. Burning wood used to smoke fish or rubber. Common. officinalis ’s chemical compositions remain mostly unknown. Hemayet Hossain, Md. Avicennia officinalis is a medicinally important mangrove plant and used in traditional medicinal practices to treat various ailments like rheumatism, paralysis, asthma, dyspepsia, tumors etc. The activities may be due to the total phenolic content. Fruits are used as plaster for tumors. http://ecocrop.fao.org/ecocrop/srv/en/home, http://en.sl.life.ku.dk/Publikationer/Udgivelser/PopulaerPublikationer.aspx?katid={D28373CC-6EF3-4EF8-B097-6D83FABF209E}&serieid={9F1C3DB1-6E7B-4CF1-AF53-F480B0CB40EF}&sort=title, Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 3.0 Unported License. (11) There was 18.75% and 51.88% (p<0.01) writhing inhibition at doses of 250 and 500 mg/kbw, respectively, in acetic-acid induced writhing model in Swiss albino mice. - Phytochemical screening of ethanol extract of leaves yielded Background: Avicennia officinalis is a medicinally important mangrove plant and used in traditional medicinal practices to treat various ailments like rheumatism, paralysis, asthma, dyspepsia, tumors etc. (16) Vol 2, Issue 4, 2011, pp 231-236 Studies DPPH showed an IC50 of 160.92 µg/ml and total phenolic content of 208.57 mg GAE/100 g of dry powder. • Antioxidant / Antibacterial / Analgesic Calyx has five lobes, 2 to 8 millimeters long, hairy on the margins; and the lower part of the back is hairy and the rest, smooth. (4) Anti ulcer activity of The tree is harvested from the wild for a wide range of uses including medicinal purposes, a source of tannins and timber and a dye plant. Last update on 2019-06-13: Now containing 11906 plants. Avicennia officinalis L.: branch with flowers, fruit and leaves and separate sections of fruits, flowers and kernels. Resin, seeds, bark. (8) Api-api ludat (Avicennia officinalis) Ng, Peter K. L. & N. Sivasothi, 1999.A Guide to the Mangroves of Singapore I (Plant Diversity).Singapore Science Centre. Acetone extracts showed the best antibacterial activity. - In the Celebes, seeds, soaked in water overnight and boiled, used as famine food. Others - Used for leprosy and hepatitis. Hysteresis is the degree to which the path of the restoration process is an exact reversal of the retrogression path. Useful Tropical Plants Database 2014 by Api-api is a shrub or small tree reaching a height of 8 meters, often flowering when less than 1 meter high. It is a folklore medicinal plant used mainly against rheumatism, paralysis, asthma and snake-bites, skin disease, ulcer. Avicennia officinalis L., Avicenniaceae,is a widespread plant in mangrove forests in Vietnam, Cambodia, Thailand, Indonesia,…A. (9) It is threatened by the loss of mangrove habitat throughout its range, primarily due to extraction and coastal development, and there has been an estimated 24% decline in mangrove area within this species range … Mangrove plants have been used in folklore medicine to treat various diseases for centuries [2]. - Bitter fruits and seeds sometimes used as food. Uses. If you would like to support this site, please consider. The wood, used to construct boats, houses, and wharves has been studied as a pulp source, and the bark and roots are used for tanning. Uses, Benefits, Cures, Side Effects, Nutrients in Avicennia Officinalis. (13) Tree growing in native habitat Photograph by: Fagg, M. Tree growing in native habitat Photograph by: Fagg, M. Image credit to Australian National Botanic Gardens. - In Arabia, roots used as aphrodisiac. If you have any useful information about this plant, please leave a comment. - Dye: In India, bark used as dyeing agent. - Bark is astringent and diuretic. Metal concentration was lower in the bark, and lowest in the leaves. Botany Tar: Yields a wood-tar. / doi: 10.4172/1948-593X.1000174 Avicennia officinalis is a mangrove plant and is used by coastal village peoples in traditional folk medicine -for a variety of diseases. The bark is smooth, dirty green to dark gra… Avicennia officinalis / Synonyms / The Plant List Richard Morris. Results showed the ethanolic extract and ethyl acetate extracts to have effective immunomodulatory effect via suppression of leucocytes and neutrophils. In-Vitro Immunomodulatory Effect of Hydroalcoholic Leaves Extract of Avicennia officinalis / Sumithra M and Chitra V. / Biosci Biotech Res Asia 2017;14(3) / DOI : http://dx.doi.org/10.13005/bbra/2549. 4754-4758, 23 September, 2011 Eighteen different bacterial and fungal belonging to clinical and plant pathogenic microorganisms were used. See also Api-api jambu (Avicennia marina) Api-api ludat (Avicennia officinalis) Api-api bulu (Avicennia rumphiana) Salt secretion, cryptovivipary and pneumatophores as adaptations to the mangroves. Indian Mangrove / Indian common names / Flowers of India It is orange yellow to lemon yellow in color. The leaves of Avicennia officinalis L. (Family: Acanthaceae) is used in folk medicine for treating ul cerative stomatitis, skin diseases, ulcers, wounds, etc. In vitro Anti-lipid Peroxidation and Anti-arthritic Activities of Avicennia officinalis / Anuya A. Rege, Parikshit R. Juvekar, Archana R. Juvekar / Journal of Natural Remedies, Volume 12, Issue 2, July 2012 To. (6) The biochemical complexity of the plant ascribes its diverse medicinal properties [3]. CUSTOMARY USE OF MANGROVE TREE AS A FOLK MEDICINE AMONG THE SUNDARBAN RESOURCE COLLECTORS / TAPAN RAY / International Journal of Research in Humanities, Arts and Literature, Vol. • Diuretic / Neuropharmacologic Activities / Leaves: Study evaluated crude methanolic extract of leaves for diuretic and neuropharmacologic activities. Results showed significant (p<0.01) antiulcer activity by ulcer inhibition and decrease of the ulcer score in both models. (5) The antioxidant and free radical scavenging effect of Avicennia officinalis / P. Thirunavukkarasu, T. Ramanathan, L. Ramkumar, R. Shanmugapriya and G. Renugadevi / Journal of Medicinal Plants Research Vol. The young tree forms a low, dense bushy crown. (5) officinalis were required for the isolation of salt gland-enriched tissues (i.e., adaxial epidermal peels) for subsequent protein extractions. The functional group present in these compounds was identified by IR spectral analysis. (16) Avicennia officinalis Auct. Results showed A. officinalis tend to exclude non-essential metals and regulate the uptake of essential metals. - In Madras, used for small pox. Neuropharmacologic effects were evidenced by potentiation of pentobarbital induced sleeping time in mice and findings in open field test, hole cross test, and hole board test. Share. Avicennia officinalis (AO) is an evergreen mangrove tree that finds a prominent place in folk medicine. The flowers are fragrant and rich in nectar , and are pollinated by insects. • Antibacterial / Stems and Roots: Various extracts of stem and root of Avicennia officinalis were evaluated for antibacterial activity against E coli, Enterobacter aerogenes, K pneumonia, B subtilis, S aureus among others. The plants belonging to the genus have both ecological and economic benefits. These created an interest to test the possible phytochemical activity of the leaves of these plants, which has not been reported. Avicennia officinalis / James A Duke 1983. In this study, the phytochemical analysis of Acanthus ilicifolius and Avicennia officinalis were studied. General information about Avicennia officinalis (AVIOF) Indian peninsula, Sri Lanka, Bangladesh, Indochina, Malesia, New Guinea, Australia Fruit is an ovoid capsule, 2.5 to 4 centimeters long and contains a single seed which completely fills the capsule. Lokman Hossain*, Samir Kumar Sadhu / Saudi Journal of Medical and Pharmaceutical Sciences, Vol 2, Issue 9; (Sep, 2016): pp 250-255 / DOI: 10.21276/sjmps.2016.2.9.5 Avicennia officinalis is a commonly available white mangrove plant in almost all the coastal states of India. The extract reversed the hematological changes induced by cell lines. ; Giesen, Wim and … The genus Avicennia comprises eight species of mangrove trees that occur in intertidal zones of estuaries and seabeds found in tropical and temperate regions spanning throughout the world. 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