It contains a variety of ingredients such as Indigo, Eclipta Alba
and gooseberry and is 100 per cent natural.
Studies have shown that natural sources are more reliable than Minoxidil, for example, in male albino rats the use of Eclipta alba
resulted in enhanced hair growth activity than minoxidil (Roy et al., 2008).
(L.) Hassk (synonym Eclipta prostrata) is an annual herbaceous plant, erect or prostrate, belonging to the Asteraceae family.
Developing flowers and cypselas of nine Asteraceae species: Cosmos sulphureus Cav., Eclipta alba
Hassak., Elephantopus mollis Kunth, Emilia sonchifolia (L.) DC., Erechtites valerianifolius (Link ex Spreng.) DC, Galinsoga quadriradiata Ruiz & Pav., Parthenium hysterophorus L., Praxelis clematidea (Griseb.) R.
Foram testadas 19 especies de plantas espontaneas (Amaranthus deflexus L., Bidens pilosa DC., Eclipta alba
(L.) Hassk, Emilia fosbergii Nicolson, Praxelis pauciflora (Kunth), Tridax procumbens L., Mormodica charantia L., Leonotis nepetifolia (L.) R.
An alcoholic extract of freshly collected Eclipta alba
exhibited dose-dependent (62.5-500 mg/kg p.o.) significant hepatoprotective activity against carbon tetrachloride-induced liver injury in rats and mice as determined through various tests like hexobarbitone-induced sleep, zoxazolamine-induced paralysis, bromsulfalein (BSP) clearance, serum levels of transaminases, bilirubin, and protein .
Shanthmurthy, "Impact of the aqueous extract of Eclipta alba
on maternal aggression in rats," Pakistan Journal of Pharmaceutical Sciences, vol.
The inclusion of milk, molasses, or coconut water (the latter with juice obtained from macerated whole plant of Eclipta alba
) quite probably was not only to disguise the taste of juice but also to add vital nutrients and provide energy to the body.
The present study was undertaken to evaluate the possible cerebroprotective and antioxidant effect of hydroalcoholic extract of Eclipta alba
against global cerebral ischemia in the rat.
The moderately frequent species Eclipta alba
, Amaranthus viridis, Sonchus asper, Kochia indica, Suaeda fruticosa, Euphorbia pilulifera, Boerhavia diffusa, Medicago polymorpha, Melilotus parviflora, Plumbago zeylanica, Cenchrus pennisetiformis, Dicanthium annulatum, Eragrostis poaeoides, Poa annua, Malvestrum tricuspidatum and Solanum nigrum showed AF of 25-30% and RF of 1.04-1.77%.
Initially, four plant species (Phyllanthus emblica, Tinospora cordifolia, Eclipta alba
, and Cassia occidentalis) were selected for preliminary screening.