Original Research Article I Volume 4 I Issue 2 I 2016

Diclofenac induced alterations in the phospholipid levels in different tissues of fresh water fish, Channa punctatus

Rohini Padma; Yalavarthy Prameela Devi

Biolife; 2016, 4(2), pp 392-396



The extensive usage and improper disposal of pharmaceuticals have the potential to contaminate the water and sediments. Diclofenac is a widely prescribed non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug that has been frequently detected in surface waters worldwide. There are evidences of its toxicity in aquatic organisms like phytoplankton, zooplankton and fish.


Diclofenac, acute toxicity, phospholipids, Channa punctatus


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Article Dates:

Received: 6 April 2016; Accepted: 30 May 2016; Published: 8 June 2016

How To Cite:

Rohini Padma, & Yalavarthy Prameela Devi. (2022). Diclofenac induced alterations in the phospholipid levels in different tissues of fresh water fish, Channa punctatus. Biolife, 4(2), 392–396. https://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.7318813

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