1Akhani Shivakari Maheshbhai , 2Dhyan Surendranath  , 3Nilesh Suryavanshi.

DOI : http://dx.doi.org/10.18535/ijahm/v7i5.05

1 MD Scholar, Department of Rasashastra and Bhaishjya Kalpana, D.Y. Patil School of Ayurveda

2 MD, Assistant Professor, Sri Sri College of Ayurvedic Science & Research,Bangluru

3 MD, Associate Professor, D.Y.Patil School of Ayurveda, Navi Mumbai, Maharashtra, India

Corresponding Author – Akhani Shivakari Maheshbhai 

Address – 5/6, Ramkrishna Apts, St. Francis Cross Road, Off. S.V. Road, Vile Parle (West), Mumbai – 400056.


Background: The study was carried out with an objective to investigate the antibacterial activity of Viparita malla Tail. The aim of the study is to assess the antibacterial activity & determine the zone of inhibition of Viparita malla Tail on a bacterial strain.

Methodology: Preparation of Viparita malla tail was performed as described in Vangasena Samhita 79/59-60. Antibacterial activity was seen using Agar Cup Diffusion Method and Minimum Inhibitory Concentration(MIC) was determined using Resazurin assay.

Result: Results showed that Viparita malla Tail exhibited a significant activity against clinically relevant bacteria

Conclusion: Viparita malla Tail may be useful in the clinical management of bacterial infections, justifying future clinical trials to validate their use in therapeutics.


Keywords – Viparita, Viparita Malla, Viparita Malla Taila, Malla Taila, Antibacterial Activity.


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