Nootropic Activity of Caralluma fimbriata Extract in Mice


We investigated the effects of a standardized extract of Caralluma fimbriata Wall (CFE) on learning and memory in mice using various behavioural models. Unusually, CFE exerts both nootropic and anxiolytic effects.

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R. Rajendran, D. Ambikar, R. Khandare, V. Sannapuri, N. Vyawahare and P. Clayton, "Nootropic Activity of Caralluma fimbriata Extract in Mice," Food and Nutrition Sciences, Vol. 5 No. 2, 2014, pp. 147-152. doi: 10.4236/fns.2014.52019.

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