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Ethnophormacological screening of some selected medicinal plants

Author Affiliations

  • 1School of Basic and Applied Science, Poornima University, Jaipur-302022, India
  • 2Department of Botany, University of Rajasthan, Jaipur - 302004, India
  • 3Reproductive Biomedicine and Natural Products Lab, Reproductive Physiology Section, Department of Zoology, University of Rajasthan, Jaipur - 302004, India

Res. J. Recent Sci., Volume 6, Issue (5), Pages 32-41, May,2 (2017)


Human from ancient times have been used plants and their products to various ailments because plant products cause minimal or no side effects. In the present paper we review five traditional Indian medicinal plants used for ethanomedicinal and pharmacological in India traditional medicinal system (Ayurveda), several researchers of have been explored different activities of these plants includes Citrullus colocynthis, Delonix regia, Kiglia pinnata, Martynia annua and Pongamia pinnata. These plants have been used for several medicinal and pharmacological activities like as anti-inflammatory, antifungal and antibacterial, antioxidant, analgesic or anti-proliferative, antifertility and abortion etc in different parts around the world.


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