DEVELOPMENT AND EVALUATION OF POLYHERBAL DERMAL FORMULATIONAbstract
The plants are used to treat skin infection as well as cuts, burn, dermatophytes and infectious disease are common in traditional medicine. The development of new polyherbal dermal formulation treat against resistant pathogens is increasing interest. Therefore, the aqueous, methanolic extracts from different parts of four medicinal plants used locally in folk medicine were evaluated for wound healing, antimicrobial activity. Different types of aqueous plant extract potential to treat cuts, wounds, fungal infection without any adverse effect of plant extract. It was found that most plant extracts studied had antibacterial and antifungal activities. The extract showed significant activity against all tested bacteria and showed higher antifungal activity against E. coli.
V. H. Thorat*, S. S. Ghorpade and T. Patole
Department of Pharmacognosy and Phytochemistry, SGB Amravati University, Amravati, Maharashtra, India.
23 November 2017
05 January 2018
13 February 2018
01 April 2018