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International Journal Of Pharmacognosy

An International Journal published monthly
An Official Publication of Society of Pharmaceutical Sciences and Research

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PHARMACOGNOSTIC AND PRELIMINARY PHYSIOCHEMICAL INVESTIGATIONS OF PLANT THEVETIA PERUVIANA LEAVES AND FLOWERS

Thevetia peruviana is found distributed throughout tropical parts of India. Their leaves are used as cardiotonic and diuretic. Flowers of plant Thevetia peruviana were reported to possess good medicinal value in the traditional system of medicine; the present investigation deals with macroscopic, microscopic and preliminary phytochemical investigation of flowers of Thevetia peruviana which include...

A. S. Deshmukh

Department of Pharmaceutics, S.M.B.T. College of Pharmacy, Nandi Hills, Dhamangaon, Nashik, India.

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.13040/IJPSR.0975-8232.IJP.1(10).650-53

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RHOIFOLIN: A REVIEW OF SOURCES AND BIOLOGICAL ACTIVITIES

Flavonoids are common plant constituents used extensively in phytomedicine to treat a wide range of diseases. Many pharmacological pieces of evidence suggest that flavonoids may play an important role in the decreased risk of chronic diseases associated with a diet rich in plant-derived foods. Therefore, this article focuses on the chemistry, distribution and pharmacological properties of rhoifoli...

J. Refaat *, S. Y. Desoukey, M. A. Ramadan and M. S. Kamel

Pharmacognosy Department, Faculty of Pharmacy, Minia University, Minia, Egypt.

DOI: 10.13040/IJPSR.0975-8232.IJP.2(3).102-09

102-109

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SENNA OCCIDENTALIS SEED: IS IT HEALTH RISK OR POTENTIAL MEDICINE?

In resource-limited localities of developing countries, potentially manageable, if not useful, resources may present actual health and agricultural cost due to poor management and lack of awareness of health risk consequences. Senna occidentalis L. (Fabaceae) is a pan-tropical weed with a wide range of medicinal uses, and in some parts used as famine food. Despite possible use as alternative food ...

M. Gebrelibanos *, G. Periyasamy and B. Sintayehu

Department of Pharmacy, Pharmacognosy Course and Research Unit, College of Health Sciences, Mekelle University, Mekelle, Ethiopia.

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.13040/IJPSR.0975-8232.1(3).161-67

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ANTIBACTERIAL ACTIVITY OF GARLIC EXTRACTS AGAINST GRAM-NEGATIVE AND GRAM-POSITIVE BACTERIA

Garlic is one of the earliest well known medicinal plants, which used to cure different disease in a human being. It used to fight infections, prevent cancer, antidiabetic, hepatoprotective, anthelmintic, anti- antioxidant, and wound healing. Based on the above important of garlic, this study was conducted to investigate the antibacterial activity of garlic extracts (ethanol, acetone and aqueous e...

T. Derbe *, B. K. Mariam and S. Badasa

Department of Chemistry, Adigrat University, Adigrat, Ethiopia.

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.13040/IJPSR.0975-8232.IJP.1(11).730-34

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A REVIEW- PHYTOMEDICINES USED IN TREATMENT OF DIABETES

Diabetes mellitus (DM), both insulin-dependent DM (IDDM) and non-insulin dependent DM (NIDDM) is a common and serious metabolic disorder throughout the world. Traditional plant treatments have been used throughout the world for the therapy of diabetes mellitus. Among many medications and other alternative medicines, several herbs have been known to cure and control diabetes; additionally, they hav...

M. Y. Khan*, I. Aziz , B. Bihari , H. Kumar , M. Roy and V. K. Verma

Azad Institute of Pharmacy & Research, Azadpur Adjacent CRPF Camp, Bijnour, Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh, India.

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.13040/IJPSR.0975-8232.1(6).343-65

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SYZYGIUM CUMINI: A REVIEW

Eugenia jambolana Lam., commonly known as black plum or “jamun” is an important medicinal plant in various traditional systems of medicine. It is effective in the treatment of diabetes mellitus, inflammation, ulcers and diarrhea, and preclinical studies have also shown it to possess chemopreventive, radioprotective and antineoplastic properties. The plant is rich in compounds containing anthoc...

V. Thorat

Government College Pharmacy, SGB University, Amravati, Maharashtra, India.

DOI: 10.13040/IJPSR.0975-8232.IJP.4(10).320-31

320-331

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A PROMISING BIOACTIVE COMPONENT TERPINEN-4-OL: A REVIEW

Since, the middle ages, essential oils have been widely used for bactericidal, fungicidal, insecticidal, virucidal, cosmetic and medicinal applications, especially nowadays in agriculture, food, sanitary and pharmaceutical industries. Distillation is the common mode of extraction used for aromatic plants, which results in a variety of volatile molecules such as terpenes, terpenoids, aliphatic comp...

E. Yadav and R. Rao *

Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Guru Jambheshwar University of Science and Technology, Hisar, Haryana, India.

DOI: 10.13040/IJPSR.0975-8232.IJP.3(8).336-45

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PLATELET AND LEUKOCYTE-INCREASING EFFECTS OF SYZYGIUM CUMINI (L.) SKEELS (MYRTACEAE) LEAVES IN A MURINE MODEL

ABSTRACT: Context: Syzygium cumini (L.) Skeels (Myrtaceae) is popularly known to have various pharmacological and traditional uses. Before this study, there were no claims reporting its potential use for dengue by increasing platelet and leukocyte levels. Objectives: The effects of the methanolic extract of S. cumini leaves on the platelet and leukocyte levels were evaluated in Sprague-Dawley rats...

T. M. B. Bandiola * and M. J. T. Corpuz

The Graduate School, University of Santo Tomas, Manila, Philippines.

DOI: 10.13040/IJPSR.0975-8232.IJP.5(8).467-74

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PHYTOCHEMISTRY AND PHARMACOLOGICAL ACTIVITIES OF MORINGA OLEIFERA

Moringa oleifera can grow well in the humid tropics or hot, dry lands, can survive destitute soils, and is little affected by drought. It tolerates a wide range of rainfall with minimum annual rainfall requirements estimated at 250 mm and maximum at over 3000 mm and a pH of 5.0-9.0. Moringa leaves have been reported to be a rich source of β-carotene, protein, vitamin C, calcium and potassium and ...

A. Toma* and S. Deyno

Pharmacology Unit, School of medicine, Hawassa University, Hawassa, Ethiopia.

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.13040/IJPSR.0975-8232.1(4).222-31

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INDIAN HERBAL MEDICINES USED FOR TREATMENT OF DEMENTIA: AN OVERVIEW

Dementia is a progressive neurological disease of the brain. It demolishes the vital brain cells, causing trouble with memory, thinking, and behavior, brutal enough to affect work, lifelong hobbies, and social life. Recognized factors in dementia include acetylcholine deficiency, free radicals, and inflammation of the brain tissue. Since, the drugs and natural remedies have been prescribed to enha...

C. Dwivedi, K. Chandrakar *, V. Singh, S. P. Tiwari, T. Satapathy, S. Kesharwani, B. Kumar and A. Roy

Columbia Institute of Pharmacy, Tekari, Near Vidhansabha Raipur, Chhattisgarh, India.

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.13040/IJPSR.0975-8232.IJP.1(9).553-71

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