Muppirandai (Cissus quadrangularis three-sided) is one of the drug which is mentioned in Siddha literature for various diseases, especially for Peptic ulcer disease. Herbal and polyherbal preparations are being considered as good in nature because of its therapeutic value. In the recent study in 2017, Muppirandai Chooranam not having any adverse effects compared with Omeprazole. It is a very good appetizer. So it enhances the digestive capacity and heals the peptic ulcer disease. These results suggest that the gastric mucosal hexosamine, hexose, fucose, sialic acid, and protein is closely related to the onset and healing of Pyloric Ligation method Induced Ulcer in rats to prevention and healing of ulcers by increasing gastric mucopolysaccharides.
Arunachalam K, Thiruthani M, Abdul Kader Jeylani, M.P Rajarajeshwari A, Rajamaheswari K, Venkateswaran K. (2017). Antiulcer activity of Muppirandai chooranam against Pylorus Ligated (SHAY) Rat ulcer model. Int. J. Curr. Res. Med. Sci. 3(10): 35-41. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.22192/ijcrms.2017.03.10.007