Volume 9 (2022) - Issue 2, February
ETHNOBOTANICAL USES, PHYTOCHEMISTRY & PHARMACOLOGICAL ACTIVITIES OF STACHYTARPHETA JAMAICENSIS (L.) VAHL. – AN UPDATED REVIEW
Aim: The objective of the present review is to compile & explore published literature on ethno botanical uses, pharmacognostic studies, phytochemicals, and pharmacological activities of Stachytarpheta jamaicensis (L.) Vahl from 2016 to till date. Background: Stachytarpheta jamaicensis (L.) Vahl, an under shrub belongs to the family Verbenaceae. The plant is native to the tropical Americas and ...
Sphaeranthus indicus Linn (Asteraceae) is a popular and very useful plant used in the Indian system of medicine. It is usually found in damp areas, plains, and weeds in the rice fields. In the Ayurvedic system of medicine, the plant as a whole plant or its different parts like leaf, stem, bark, root, flower, and seed is widely used for curing many diseases. The plant is enriched with secondary met...
Traditional knowledge and ethnobotanical use of plants have been widely acknowledged worldwide. The cicatrizing properties of extracts obtained from this plant have been scientifically studied, attributing the main biological activity to its tannin and flavonoid content. The recent commercialization of the plant drug Gynura nepalensis. requires Pharma-cognostical and Pharmacological information to...