Volume 7 (2020) - Issue 7, July
The plant Bauhinia varigata is a medium-sized tree found throughout India, ascending to an altitude 1350 m in the Himalayas. It is a species of flowering plant belonging to the family Fabaceae. Kanchnar, Mountain Ebony, Rakta Kanchnar are the common name of Bauhinia varigata. The various parts of the plant like flower buds, flowers, stem, stem bark, leaves, seeds, and roots are used in various ind...
Kydia calycina, a member of the Malvaceae family known as Pulao, Boranga, or Pula, has been reported for its traditional uses as a medicinal plant. The presence of potentially active nutrients and their multifunctional properties make Kydia calycina leaves, root, bark, and stem perfect candidates for the production of phytopharmaceutical products. It is used traditionally as a remedy in differen...
Medicinal plant is the basic and most significant part of the traditional medicinal system. The different plant contains medicinal properties, also known as an herbal plant. Bombax ceiba L plant of Bombacaceae family shows many Pharmacological activities. It is also called as Kate Savar and Semal. It is a native plant of western Africa. It is naturally obtained in Pakistan, India, and Myanmar. Bom...
Bi-layer tablets are developed to get immediate and sustained delivery of various drugs that have pre-defined release. In the past few decades, development in a combination of active pharmaceutical ingredients (API) in a single fixed dosage form has increased in the pharmaceutical industry, also promotes patient convenience and compliance. Bi-layer tablet plays a crucial role in the development of...
PHARMACOGNOSTIC DETERMINATION OF GLYCOSMIS PENTAPHYLLA (RETZ.) DC. FOR TAXONOMIC IDENTIFICATION AND QUALITY CONTROL OF CRUDE DRUG
Glycosmis pentaphylla (Retz.) DC. is a medicinal plant that belongs to the family Rutaceae. It is used by various ethnic communities to treat ailments such as asthma, cough, jaundice, fever, dysentery, and as a cardiotonic. The plant is considered to be containing much medicinal value, and mature fruit is also eaten raw by local people. The plant has not been explored scientifically for its pharma...
PHARMACOGNOSTIC AND PHYTOCHEMICAL EVALUATION OF THE FAGONIA ARABICA STEM- A POTENT INDIAN MEDICINAL PLANT
Context: Dhamaso, botanically known as a Fagonia Arabica is an important plant in Ayurveda and in folklore medicine, but little is known about its pharmacognostic evaluation. Objectives: In the present investigation, the detailed pharmacognostic study of Fagonia arabica stem is carried out to lay down the standards which could be useful in future experimental studies. Materials & Methods: The ...
Spinach is a leafy green flowering plant. The leaves are a common edible vegetable consumed by fresh leaves. The bioactive components present in the Spinach oleracea plant leaves are known to be responsible for its medicinal properties. The present study was undertaken to compare the effect of different extraction solvents to extract the active components like carbohydrates, tannin, flavonoid, phe...