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International Journal Of Pharmacognosy

An International Journal published monthly
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KASNI (CICHORIUM INTYBUS L.) A PROPITIOUS TRADITIONAL MEDICINAL HERB

The Kasni, Cichorium intybus of family Asteraceae Class Magnoliopsida, which is also known as Chicory, is well known traditional herb included in many systems of medicine like Ayurveda, Unani and Siddha system of medicine. The genus Cichorium has six species with majorly distributed in Europe and Asia. It is cultivated in countries such as the UK, Belgium, France, Netherlands, Germany, South Afric...

P. Katiyar *, A. Kumar, A. K. Mishra, R. K. Dixit, A. Kumar, R. Kumar and A. K. Gupta

Department of Pharmacology & Therapeutics, King George's Medical University, Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh, India.

DOI: 10.13040/IJPSR.0975-8232.IJP.2(8).368-380

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NIGELLA SATIVA: A PLANT WITH MULTIPLE THERAPEUTIC IMPLICATIONS

The medicinal plants have attracted great attention in recent years for better therapeutic management of diseases. Nigella sativa is one of the most extensively studied plants and has gained more and more interest in potential medical use in recent years. Historical and traditional uses of this herb have been widely documented in ancient documents; and Nigella sativa has been broadly used througho...

S. Darakhshan *, R. Tahvilian and A. H. Colagar

Department of Pharmaceutics, Faculty of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences, Kermanshah University of Medical Sciences, Kermanshah, Iran

DOI: 10.13040/IJPSR.0975-8232.IJP.2(5).190-14

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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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HERBAL EXCIPIENTS IN NOVEL DRUG DELIVERY SYSTEMS

Due to advances in drug delivery technology, currently, excipients are included in novel dosage forms to fulfill specific functions and in some cases; they directly or indirectly influence the extent and rate of drug release and drug absorption. Recent trends towards the use of plant-based and natural products demand the replacement of synthetic additives with natural ones. Today, the whole world ...

S. A. Chavhan *, S. A. Shinde, S. B. Sapkal and V. N. Shrikhande

Department of Pharmacognosy, IBSS College of Pharmacy, Malkapur, Buldana, Maharashtra, India.

DOI: 10.13040/IJPSR.0975-8232.IJP.4(7).208-16

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DESCRIPTION OF APIUM GRAVEOLENS (TUKHM KARAFS) IN UNANI SYSTEM OF MEDICINE AND WESTERN PERSPECTIVE -AN APPRAISAL

Apium graveolens Linn. is an indigenous herb that belongs to the family of Apiaceae. In Unani System of Medicine, this plant is commonly known as Karafs, and it is used to treat numerous diseases (Sue mizaj Jigar, Zofe Isteha, Yarqan, Sudda Jigar, Wajaul mafasil, Simane mufrit, Sartan, Hisate Gurdah, Falij was Istirkha, Niqras, etc.). Various studies have revealed that Karafs plays a vital role in...

N. Ahmed, S. Husain *, F. Nasreen and M. A. Alam

Department of Ilmul Advia, AGUMC, Akkalkuwa, Maharashtra, India

DOI: 10.13040/IJPSR.0975-8232.IJP.2(11).532-35

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CURRENT REVIEW ON BIOTECHNOLOGICAL AND PHARMACOLOGICAL INVESTIGATIONS OF SIMAROUBA GLAUCA-AN OIL YIELDING PLANT.

Simarouba glauca is one of the important herbal drugs used against dysentery and has a long history in herbal medicine in many countries. The bark and leaf extract of Simarouba is well known for its different types of pharmacological properties such as hemostatic, antihelminthic, antiparasitic, antidysenteric, antipyretic and anti-cancerous. The bark is used to cure fever, malaria, stomach and bow...

A. Kumar *, G. Tyagi, S. Sharma, V. Kumar and R. Pundir

Department of Bioscience, Shri Ram College Muzaffarnagar, Uttar Pradesh, India

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.13040/IJPSR.0975-8232.IJP.1(12).735-55

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BIOACTIVE CONSTITUENTS, PHYTOCHEMICAL AND PHARMACOLOGICAL PROPERTIES OF CHENOPODIUM ALBUM: A MIRACLE WEED

Chenopodium album L. (family Chenopodiaceae),  a noxious weed globally distributed that is a large genus commonly known as white goosefoot and fat-hen, melde, pigweed, lamb’s quarters, lambsquarters or local names. It has nutritious value and more than thirteen compounds accounted and subsistence food crop; seed are processed into flour for pancakes and bread. It is boiled and mixed with oth...

S. P. Choudhary and D. K. Sharma *

Botany Research Lab, P.G. Department of Botany, Agrawal P.G. College, Jaipur, Rajasthan, India.

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.13040/IJPSR.0975-8232.IJP.1(9).545-52

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MICROSCOPIC ANALYSIS OF CURCUMA LONGA L. USING MULTIVARIATE TEST

Rhizoma Curcumae longae is the dried rhizome of Curcuma longa L. (Zingiberaceae), commonly known as turmeric, has a long history of traditional uses for culinary purposes as a spice and as a food colorant. This study was aimed at establishing the microscopic identification of different commercial samples and developing parameters for discriminating turmeric powders. In this study, fifteen sample...

B. Amel

Pharmacognosy laboratory, Faculty of Medicine, Badji-Mokhtar University, Annaba Algeria

DOI: 10.13040/IJPSR.0975-8232.IJP.2(4).173-77

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ANTIOXIDANT ACTIVITY AND PHYTOCHEMICAL ANALYSIS OF FRACTIONATED LEAF EXTRACTS OF CATHARANTHUS ROSEUS

Antioxidant effectiveness of indigenous medicinal plant C. roseus leaves extracts and fractions with solvents of different polarity (ethanol, methanol, acetone, hexane, butanol, and water) were assessed for DPPH radical scavenging activity. The C. roseus extracts and fractions contained appreciable levels of the antioxidant activities of leaves of C. roseus at various concentrations. The leaves of...

S. Patharajan* and S. Bala Abirami

Department of Biotechnology, PRIST University, Thanjavur, Tamil Nadu, India.

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.13040/IJP.0975-8232.1 (2).138-43

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MEDICINAL PLANTS SUPPORT THE AMYLIN-SUPPRESSED VIABILITY OF ISLET β-CELLS

The pro­liferation of β-cells is the main contributor to the mass cell maintenance in the pancreatic islets. In our earlier work the suppression of β-cell growth by aggregated peptide hormone of the pancreas, amylin, has been proved. The in-vitro protection of the cells from aggregated amylin-associated death by several plant extracts and their constituents has been shown. In the present work, ...

S. G. Sharoyan *, A. A. Antonyan, H. A. Harutyunyan and S. S. Mardanyan

H. Buniatyan Institute of Biochemistry of Armenian National Academy of Sciences, Republic of Armenia.

DOI: biochem@ipia.sci.am

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