Author(s): Binu.B1, Subrahmanya Padyana2, Ravi Sorake3, Alwin Lewis4
Osbeckia muralis Naudin is an endemic herb in Wester Ghats. It is hispid herb from Melastomaceae family. Scientific exploration of the drug has been done by acute oral toxicity study and Anti-bacterial Study. Acute oral toxicity study showed no signs of toxicity or behavioral changes. Antibacterial study with Disk diffusion method showed the action of Osbeckia muralis Kashaya in Klebseilla pneumoniae was positive.