Request PDF on ResearchGate | On Jan 1, , A.K. Gangwar and others published Medicinal uses and pharmacological activity of Adhatoda vasica. Ethnomedicinal uses. All the parts of Adhatoda vasica has been used for their curative effects from ancient times (Atal, ). It has. been used. The present survey of this plant reveals that Adhatoda vasica Nees belonging to family Acanthaceae, commonly known as Adosa, is found many regions of India.

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The plant is effective in treating of asthma, bronchitis, tuberculosis and other disorders.

Medicinal uses and Pharmacological activity of Adhatoda vasica

MohiteSneha KulkarniDr. Thank you very much. Adjatoda used Indian abortifacient plants with special reference to their teratologic effects in rats. Neeta ShrivastavaAparna R. The drug Vasaka comprises the fresh or dried leaves of the plant. I really get a great help from this information……. Citations Publications citing this paper. By clicking accept or continuing to use the site, you agree to the terms outlined in our Privacy PolicyTerms of Serviceand Dataset License.


Leaves contain vasicine, a quinazoline alkaloid and an essential oil. This product is endorsed by many doctors worldwide.

The fresh leaves of Vasica are chewed, sometimes with ginger, by yogis, or sadhus, because of their stimulant effect on the respiratory system. Thanks for helping me in my biology project……. Sprando Toxicology reports Snell Journal of ethnopharmacology Mdeicinal for curing several above mentioned deadly diseases have been discovered recently but had its treatment in Ayurveda from a long time in form of herbs and fruits.

Vasaka (Malabar nut) Medicinal Uses, Benefits and Side Effects

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Vasaka or Adhatoda uuses or Malabar nut is an important Ayurvedic medicinal herb. Indian traditional herbs Adhatoda vasica and its Medicinal application. Now my project is completed perfectly…. Randomized trial of a fixed combination KanJang of herbal extracts axhatoda Adhatoda vasica, Echinacea purpurea and Eleutherococcus senticosus in patients with upper respiratory tract infections. Showing of 6 extracted citations.

Review on pharmacological actions of medicinal plants used in ethnoveterinary practices in Namakkal district of Tamil Nadu V.

One such herb is Vasaka very important herb for the treatment of bronchitis and tuberculosis.


Vasaka (Malabar nut) Medicinal Uses, Benefits and Side Effects

I read in class 11 and I have got a biology project based on medicinal plants…. Justicia Pharmacology Acanthaceae Bronchitis, Chronic. The Ethnobotany of Kharan district, Balochistan, Pakistan. Jayant N Dhuley Journal of ethnopharmacology The leaves of Vasaka contain phyto-chemicals such as alkaloids, tannins, saponins, phenolics and flavonoids.

Showing of 27 references. Activity of bromhexine and ambroxol, semi-synthetic derivatives of vasicine from the Indian shrub Adhatoda vasica, against Mycobacterium tuberculosis in vitro.

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It is used for many medicinal uses as well as health benefits. WiesenfeldRobert L. It softens the thick sputum, facilitates its coming out and thus brings about used relief in bronchitis.

Anti-ulcer activity of Adhatoda vasica Nees. The entire parts of the plant from root to leaves are used to treat many ailments. Flowers in dense, short spikes; stalks of the spikes shorter than leaves.