Indian Sarsaparilla, Hemidesmus indicus (Family: Asclepiadaceae) is a Hence this review was carried out to explore the hidden potential and its uses. Abstract: Medicinal plants are being widely used, either as single drug or in combination in health care delivery system. Indian Sarsaparilla, Hemidesmus. In the present review attempts have been made to bring in light the potential benefits and uses of this plant. Key words: Hemidesmus indicus, Asclepiadaceae .

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Viper venom neutralization by Indian bemidesmus plant Hemidesmus indicus and Pluchea indica root extracts. A note on the isolation of -sitosterol from Hemidesmus indicus. Nair, Premalatha and P.

Antimicrobial and rebiew studies on 45 Indian medicinal plants against multi-drug resistant human pathogens. Abstract The vast field of Ayurvedic science is gaining more importance and popularity throughout the world because of its amazing therapeutic value.

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Ethnobotanical review of Hemidesmus indicus | International Journal of Current Research

Database on Medicinal Plants Used in Ayurveda. Pharmacognostic investigation on Indian Sarsaparilla, its substitutes and adulterants. Jain and Singh and Kothari and Moorthy have reported the use of this heemidesmus by tribes of Ambikapur district, Madhya Pradesh and Raigard district in Maharashtra respectively.


Part 1, Hemidesmus indicus R. How to cite this article: Ushbanindi, Yasmine barri, Aushbahe nindi; Punj.: How to cite this article: Plants used against cancer survey.

Extracts significantly neutralized venom-induced lethality and haemorrhagic activity in rats and mice. Improvement in clonal propagation of Hemidesmus indicus R. Antimicrobial studies on essential oils of H. A particular morphotype with increased lupeol content was reported by George et al.

It has been reported as useful in biliousness, blood diseases, dysentery, diarrhoea, respiratory disorders, skin diseases, syphilis, fever, leprosy, leucoderma, leucorrhoea, itching, bronchitis, asthma, eye diseases, epileptic fits in children, kidney and urinary disorders, loss of appetite, burning sensation, dyspepsia, nutritional disorders, ulcer and rheumatism. Effect of cell culture derived H.

Non-timber forest produce in the economy of tribals of Nallamalais. Two novel pregnane glycosides, namely hemidescine and emidine, were isolated hemideesmus the dried stem of H. Greenish yellow to greenish purple outside, dull yellow to light purplish inside, calyx deeply five lobed, corolla gamopetalous, about twice the calyx, Stamens five, inserted near base of corolla with a thick coronal scale. Quality Standards of Indian Medicinal Plants.


Ethnobotanical review of Hemidesmus indicus R.Br.

Modulation of biochemical parameters by Hemidesmus indicus in cumene hydroperoxide-induced murine skin: Fruit two straight slender narrowly cylindrical widely divergent follicles. Isolation, purification and partial characterization of viper venom inhibiting factor from the root extract of the Indian medicinal plant sarsaparilla Hemidesmus indicus R. Some plant species screened for energy, hydrocarbons and phytochemicals. It is quite common in open scrub jungles, hedges, uncultivated soil etc.

The plant is also used against various skin diseases Anonymous, and in the treatment of acne vulgaris Lalla et al. In vitro propagation of some important Ayurvedic medicinal plants. Plants used by the tribals of plain land in India for hair and scalp preparation: Flowering Plants of Kerala, A Handbook.

Micropropagation and production of 2-hydroxy 4-methoxy benzaldehyde using root cultures of H.