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International Journal Of Pharmacognosy

An International Journal published monthly
Projected Impact Factor (2018) : 0.51

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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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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 COMPREHENSIVE REVIEW ON GYNURA PROCUMBENS LEAVES

Gynura procumbens (GP) commonly known as longevity spinach is one of those precious medicinal herbs of Asteraceae that are still included in a un-utilized herb in spite of the variety of useful pharmacological properties it possesses. It is mainly popular in South-East Asian countries for its traditional medicinal properties. It is usually used as a traditional medicine for the treatment of inflam...

K. M. Mou and P. R. Dash *

Department of Pharmacy, BRAC University, Dhaka, Bangladesh

DOI: 10.13040/IJPSR.0975-8232.IJP.3(4).167-174

167-174

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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

343-365

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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

161-167

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GILBERT’S SYNDROME- A CASE WITH INTERPRETATION AND MANAGEMENT IN UNANI MEDICINE

Background: Gilbert’s syndrome (GS) is the most common form of congenital, non haemolytic, mild unconjugated hyperbilirubinaemia. Familial cases linked with mutation in enzyme UDP glucuronosyl transferase 1 producing decreased conjugation of bilirubin which accumulates in the form of unconjugated bilirubin. Hyperbilirubinaemia is mild (<6 mg/dl) while liver enzymes & histology are always ...

S. Ansari *, Fasihuzzaman, M. A. Siddiqui, S. Nikhat and S. Mushtaq

Department of Moalejat (Unani medicine), Faculty of Medicine (U), Jamia Hamdard, New Delhi, Delhi, India

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.13040/IJPSR.0975-8232.IJP.2(2).98-101.

98-101

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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

222-231

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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

553-571

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A BRIEF REVIEW ON MEDICINAL PLANT AND SCREENING METHOD OF ANTILITHIATIC AVTIVITY

Kidney stones are a growing global problem. It is also known as Urolithiasis. Lithiasis is a condition where urinary calculus is formed in the kidney and urinary tract. It is a complicated urinary disorder that has gravely troubled the health and quality of human life. Urinary stones affect 10-12% of the population in industrialized countries. There are only a few geographical areas in which the s...

D. K. Chanchal *, P. Niranjan, S. Alok, S. Kulshreshtha, A. Dongray and S. Dwivedi

Department of Pharmacognosy, Institute of Pharmacy, Bundelkhand University, Jhansi, Uttar Pradesh, India.

DOI: 10.13040/IJPSR.0975-8232.IJP.3(1).1-9

1-9

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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

336-345

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