Volume 10 (2023) - Issue 7, July
Alzheimer's disease (AD) is a multifaceted, progressive neurodegenerative illness marked by memory loss, personality changes, and cognitive impairment. While the actual origin of AD is unknown, recent research points to lifestyle, nutrition, environmental, and genetic factors. Genetic factors play a role in illness progression. To present, pharmaceutical therapies have not affected disease progres...
Peudomonas aeruginosa is an opportunistic pathogen causing severe, acute and chronicnosocomial infections in urinary and pulmonary tracts, burns and wounds. There is an urgent and global need for alternative antimicrobial strategies to fight the continuous rise of P. aeruginosa resistance to different antibiotics. This review summarizes the antibacterial effect of several plant extracts and essent...
Medicinal plants have always drawn intellectual concerns due to their extraordinary potential to alleviate a wide range of diseases. Gymnema sylvestre is a woody, climbing plant of tropical forests of central and southern India and in parts of Africa. Distribution is worldwide and it is recognized in the traditional medicinal literature of many countries including Australia, Japan, and Vietnam. So...
A WILD TRADITIONAL MEDICINAL PLANT ANGEL’S TRUMPET (BRUGMANSIA SUAVELENS FAMILY- SOLANACEAE): AN OVERVIEW
Brugmanisa suaveolens, also known as the angel's trumpet and a member of the Solanaceae family, is found throughout Asia, India, Europe, Australia, and North and South America. This study looks at current information on the distribution, phytochemistry, pharmacology, and toxicology of Brugmansia suaveolens (Solanaceae) utilizing the extracts or chemical compounds at this time, as found in various ...
Piper betel Linn (PBL) is a well-known medicinal plant used in traditional medicine for various ailments. The leaves of P. betel Linn have been reported to exhibit broad-spectrum antimicrobial activity against various pathogenic microorganisms. The major active compounds responsible for the antimicrobial activity of P. betel Linn are phenolics, alkaloids, terpenoids, and flavonoids. This review ar...
The whole world is facing very serious problems, in which anxiety is a common problem throughout the world, and is defined as a feeling that, whether people like it or not, they must experience in order to survive. The physical as well as biochemical properties of the body are represented in terms of the Temperament (Mizaj) of individual. The Unani system of medicine is a thorough one that careful...
Natural plants are the most important herbs in the world, and now they have been introduced into one, i.e., Cordia dichotoma. Forst is a small to medium-sized deciduous tree or shrub belonging to the family Boraginaceae, commonly known as Bhokar and Bahuvaraka. The rural people of the coastal areas of Orissa eat ripened fruits to enjoy their sweet and astringent taste. The plant is rich in miscell...
Curcuma caesia Roxb. is a relatively uncommon and nearly unexplored medicine; traditional healers employ the genus Curcuma to cure various diseases. In the current effort, the requisite ethnomedicinal utilities are attempted to be established. An erect, perennial herb with big leaves, Curcuma caesia Roxb. Rhizomes are grown for their rhizomes, which are utilized in traditional medicine. Fresh rhiz...
Menopause is the time that marks the end of female’s menstrual cycle. It is diagnosed after a female goes 12 months without a menstrual period. It is a natural biological process divided into three phases: perimenopause, menopause and post-menopause. Menopause is associated with hormones like the Luteinizing hormone and follicle stimulating hormone various physical symptoms such as hot flashes, ...
Asafoetida is a gum-like substance with a strong odour used for many years in traditional medicine and cooking. However, growing the Ferula plant from which it is derived is challenging because it requires specific growing conditions. A study was conducted to see if it is feasible to grow Ferula Asafoetida in a controlled environment with an HVAC system. The researchers grew two groups of Ferula p...
To develop a simple, specific, sensitive and robust bioanalytical method for determining Quinine in the human plasma with the help of LC-MS/MS API2000 various found parameters. Different Equipment experiment was found within the acceptance criteria, Different Column experiment was found within the acceptance criteria, and the Proposed Bioanalytical method for quantifying Quinine from K3EDTA based ...
Alkaloids, flavonoids, steroids, and phenolic compounds are among the phytochemicals that have a significant impact on antimicrobial activity. These substances can be derived from several plant components, including the roots, stems, and leaves, and are used to treat bronchitis, cholera, dysentery, fever, and diarrhea. In this work, the phytochemicals from the dried leaves of Parthenium, Datura st...
PHARMACOGNOSTICAL EVALUATION, PHYTOCHEMICAL SCREENING OF HOUTTUYNIA CORDATA THUNB LEAVES AND INVESTIGATION OF ITS ANTI-TUSSIVE EFFECT ON GUINEA PIGS
Background: Many plants are known by people to be used traditionally as medicinal plants among those known some are investigated for their medicinal activities whereas some have not been evaluated. Houttuynia cordata is a plant most commonly found in Southeast Asian countries, it is known tradionally in many countries to be used for various diseases like diarrhea, cough and many others depending o...
Cosmetics are defined by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA), as substances that are "intended to be applied to the human body for cleansing, beautifying, promoting attractiveness, or altering the appearance without affecting the body's structure or functions”. A large range of both artificial and herbal cosmetics are available in the market. The market has seen a surge in the popularity of h...