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Pharmacognostical Assessment of Novel Potential Medicinal Plants

  • ID: 4581102
  • Book
  • January 2018
  • I.K. International Pvt. Ltd

World Health Organisation (WHO) stresses the need for total involvement of traditional systems of medicine to meet the goal "Health for All". The Traditional systems of medicine includes several plants/plant parts known as crude drugs which are used in many therapeutic formulations. Pharmacognostical Assessment of Novel Potential Medicinal plants provide pharmacognostical, physicochemical and chromatography details on 22 drugs (covering 27 species) used in Ayurveda/Siddha/Homoeopathy which are useful in the identification of these drugs and also help to establish biomarker compounds. Some taxa like Asparagus gonoclados, Cryptocoryne spiralis, Flickingeria nodosa, Homonoia riparia, Nothosaerva brachiata, Nymphoides hydrophylla, Nymphoides indica, Smilax zeylanica, Triumfetta rhomboidea are dealt with as potential novel alternate sources for the accepted botanical source.

The pharmacognostical features evaluated in this book are useful for the authentication and identification of different species of the medicinal plant/drug. The book will be useful to students and research workers of Pharmacognosy, Ayurveda, Siddha, Botany, herbalists, foresters, natural products, pharmacologists and to all those interested in medicinal plants.

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1. Asparagus gonoclados

2. Basilicum polystachyon

3. Capparis sepiaria

4. Careya arborea

5. Catunaregam spinosa

6. Cocculus hirsutus

7. Colebrookea oppositifolia

8. Curculigo orchioides

9. Drosera burmannii

10. Helicteres isora

11. Jivanti

12. Maerua oblongifolia

13. Ophiorrhiza mungos

14. Pandanus fascicularis

15. Pashanabedha

16. Sankhapushpi

17. Smilax zeylanica

18. Streblus asper

19. Tagara

20. Toddalia asiatica

21. Triumfetta rhomboidea

22. Wrightia tinctoria

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