Volume 8 (2021) - Issue 9, September
Black pepper (Piper nigrum L.) is a widely used spice around the world. It has also been explored for its biological properties and bioactive compounds. The significance and efficacy of black pepper and its bioactive compounds in insecticidal, antiviral, antibacterial, antifungal infections are well-acknowledged throughout the world. The secondary metabolites of Piper nigrum L. are responsible for...
Syzygium cumini is a smooth and famous tree, about 8 to 15 meters high with white branchlets and reddish young shoots. Leaves are opposite, shiny and leathery, oblong-ovate to elliptic or obovate-elliptic, 6 to 12 centimeters long, the tip is broad and shortly pointed. In Unani, the kernel (Khasta-e-Jamun) is used for the treatment. A lot of pharmacological work has been scientifically carried out...
Indole-3-carbinol, a phytoactive constituent obtained from cruciferous vegetables like Brussels, sprouts, cabbage and cauliflower. It has chemopreventive properties supported by numerous studies carried out to prevent breast, lung, prostate, leukemia and ovarian cancer. Indole-3-carbinol possesses therapeutic benefits like antimicrobial, neuroprotective and antitumor properties. However, it has go...
PHARMACOGNOSTIC AND IN-VITRO ANTIOXIDANT, ANTI-INFLAMMATORY & ANTIDIABETIC ACTIVITY OF THE FLOWER OF THE HIMALAYAN RHODODENDRON ARBOREUM
Objective: To investigate the Pharmacognostic and in-vitro Antioxidant, Anti-inflammatory & Anti-diabetic Activity of the flower of the Himalayan Rhododendron Arboreum. Methods: The collected plant flowers of Rhododendron Arboreum were cleaned with distilled water and air-dried at room temperature under shade (25-27 °C) and reduced to the appropriate size of the powder. The powdered plant mat...
PHARMACOGNOSTICAL, PHYSICO-CHEMICAL AND PRELIMINARY PHYTOCHEMICAL ANALYSIS OF WHOLE PLANT OF PIPER LONGUM
This study deals with the Pharmacognostical physicochemical and phytochemical evaluation of the whole plant of Piper longum L. Pharmacognostical studies includes macroscopic, microscopic, and physicochemical evaluation. Physicochemical constants showed the values of total ash (10%), acid insoluble ash (1%), water-soluble ash (32%), sulphated ash (22%), nitrated ash (18.5%), hot extraction (11....
Herbal medicines have attracted the researcher's attention nowadays AS scientific evidence is regularly coming on their safety and efficacy. The present study of Hobibatul Katan Murakkab (Granules of Flaxseeds Compound) was undertaken to standardize the classical clinically proved effective Unani compound formulation “Hobibatul Katan Murakkab (Granules of Flaxseeds Compound)”. The study reveal...