CUSCUTA REFLEXA ROXB.: A PHARMACOLOGICALLY MERITORIOUS HOLOPARASITIC PLANTAbstract
Natural sources like minerals, plants, and animals were used for various diseases by the human civilization from their very initials and were called traditional medicines. The traditional system of medicine is the backbone of a new class of drugs: phytomedicine or phytopharmaceuticals. These drugs are economically very important shortly in the pharmaceutical industry. The Cuscuta reflexa as phytomedicine brings us many medicinal importance in many diseases. Phytomedicines are employed to the population by analyzing its safety and efficacy. The Cuscuta reflexa Roxb. plant products are known for its diverse traditional uses in many diseases. C. reflexa has many medicinal properties for effective management such as antioxidant, anti-ulcer, antispasmodic, effective in jaundice and many more. Here, we use to review for the Phytochemical investigation and pharmacological effects of the Cuscuta reflexa Roxb. This review will try to enlighten the very specific and predictable use of this plant following the ailment in the body as a remedy.
Aman Guleria *, Upasara Ashawana Thakur, Arti Devi, Amardeep Ankalgi, Vinay Pandit and Mahendt
Department of Pharmaceutical Analysis and Quality Assurance, Laureate Institute of Pharmacy, Kathog, Himachal Pradesh, India.
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