Ben A Chindo

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Publications

  1. doi request reprint Methanol extract of Ficus platyphylla ameliorates seizure severity, cognitive deficit and neuronal cell loss in pentylenetetrazole-kindled mice
    Ben A Chindo
    Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology, Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Kaduna State University, Kaduna, Nigeria Institute of Pharmacology and Toxicology, Faculty of Medicine, Otto von Guericke University, Leipziger Str 44, 39120 Magdeburg, Germany Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology, National Institute for Pharmaceutical Research and Development, P M B 21, Abuja, Nigeria Electronic address
    Phytomedicine 22:86-93. 2015
  2. doi request reprint Behavioral and anticonvulsant effects of the standardized extract of Ficus platyphylla stem bark
    Ben A Chindo
    Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology, Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Kaduna State University, Kaduna, Nigeria Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology, National Institute for Pharmaceutical Research and Development, P M B 21, Abuja, Nigeria Institute of Pharmacology and Toxicology, Faculty of Medicine, Otto von Guericke University, Leipziger Str 44, 39120 Magdeburg, Magdeburg, Germany Electronic address
    J Ethnopharmacol 154:351-60. 2014
  3. doi request reprint Ketamine-enhanced immobility in forced swim test: a possible animal model for the negative symptoms of schizophrenia
    Ben A Chindo
    Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology, National Institute for Pharmaceutical Research and Development, Abuja, Nigeria
    Prog Neuropsychopharmacol Biol Psychiatry 38:310-6. 2012
  4. doi request reprint Anticonvulsant properties of saponins from Ficus platyphylla stem bark
    Ben A Chindo
    Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology, National Institute for Pharmaceutical Research and Development, P M B 21, Abuja, Nigeria
    Brain Res Bull 78:276-82. 2009
  5. doi request reprint Analgesic potential of standardized methanol stem bark extract of Ficus platyphylla in mice: Mechanisms of action
    Ben A Chindo
    Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology, Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Kaduna State University, Kaduna, Nigeria Institute of Pharmacology and Toxicology, Faculty of Medicine, Otto von Guericke University, Leipziger Str 44, 39120 Magdeburg, Germany Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology, National Institute for Pharmaceutical Research and Development, P M B 21, Abuja, Nigeria
    J Ethnopharmacol 184:101-6. 2016
  6. ncbi request reprint Behavioural effect of Pavetta crassipes extract on rodents
    Samson Amos
    Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology, University of Nigeria, Nsukka, Nigeria
    Pharmacol Biochem Behav 77:751-9. 2004
  7. doi request reprint Standardized extract of Ficus platyphylla reverses apomorphine-induced changes in prepulse inhibition and locomotor activity in rats
    Ben A Chindo
    Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology, Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Kaduna State University, Kaduna, Nigeria Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology, National Institute for Pharmaceutical Research and Development, Abuja, Nigeria
    Behav Brain Res 293:74-80. 2015

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Publications7

  1. doi request reprint Methanol extract of Ficus platyphylla ameliorates seizure severity, cognitive deficit and neuronal cell loss in pentylenetetrazole-kindled mice
    Ben A Chindo
    Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology, Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Kaduna State University, Kaduna, Nigeria Institute of Pharmacology and Toxicology, Faculty of Medicine, Otto von Guericke University, Leipziger Str 44, 39120 Magdeburg, Germany Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology, National Institute for Pharmaceutical Research and Development, P M B 21, Abuja, Nigeria Electronic address
    Phytomedicine 22:86-93. 2015
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  2. doi request reprint Behavioral and anticonvulsant effects of the standardized extract of Ficus platyphylla stem bark
    Ben A Chindo
    Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology, Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Kaduna State University, Kaduna, Nigeria Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology, National Institute for Pharmaceutical Research and Development, P M B 21, Abuja, Nigeria Institute of Pharmacology and Toxicology, Faculty of Medicine, Otto von Guericke University, Leipziger Str 44, 39120 Magdeburg, Magdeburg, Germany Electronic address
    J Ethnopharmacol 154:351-60. 2014
    ....
  3. doi request reprint Ketamine-enhanced immobility in forced swim test: a possible animal model for the negative symptoms of schizophrenia
    Ben A Chindo
    Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology, National Institute for Pharmaceutical Research and Development, Abuja, Nigeria
    Prog Neuropsychopharmacol Biol Psychiatry 38:310-6. 2012
    ....
  4. doi request reprint Anticonvulsant properties of saponins from Ficus platyphylla stem bark
    Ben A Chindo
    Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology, National Institute for Pharmaceutical Research and Development, P M B 21, Abuja, Nigeria
    Brain Res Bull 78:276-82. 2009
    ....
  5. doi request reprint Analgesic potential of standardized methanol stem bark extract of Ficus platyphylla in mice: Mechanisms of action
    Ben A Chindo
    Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology, Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Kaduna State University, Kaduna, Nigeria Institute of Pharmacology and Toxicology, Faculty of Medicine, Otto von Guericke University, Leipziger Str 44, 39120 Magdeburg, Germany Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology, National Institute for Pharmaceutical Research and Development, P M B 21, Abuja, Nigeria
    J Ethnopharmacol 184:101-6. 2016
    ..Previous studies have revealed the analgesic and anti-inflammatory effects of FP in different assays including acetic acid-induced writhing, formalin-induced nociception, and albumin-induced oedema...
  6. ncbi request reprint Behavioural effect of Pavetta crassipes extract on rodents
    Samson Amos
    Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology, University of Nigeria, Nsukka, Nigeria
    Pharmacol Biochem Behav 77:751-9. 2004
    ..crassipes contains biologically active substance(s) that might be acting centrally through the inhibition of dopaminergic pathway or a system linked to this pathway to mediate the observed pharmacological effects...
  7. doi request reprint Standardized extract of Ficus platyphylla reverses apomorphine-induced changes in prepulse inhibition and locomotor activity in rats
    Ben A Chindo
    Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology, Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Kaduna State University, Kaduna, Nigeria Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology, National Institute for Pharmaceutical Research and Development, Abuja, Nigeria
    Behav Brain Res 293:74-80. 2015
    ..Our results revealed that FP contains psychoactive ingredients with neuroleptic-like properties, thus supporting the isolation and development of the biologically active components of this medicinal plant as antipsychotic agents. ..