Friday, 30 June 2017

Medicinal Plant

Carissa caranadas

Family: Apocynaceae

Widely distributed throughout in India, evergreen deciduous shrub.Stem is a rich source of white latex and sharp spines on the branches, leaves are oblong and conical and rich source of chlorophyll contained,white flowers,fruits are berry's. Young fruits are pinkish white, while ripe fruits became red to dark purple.

Ethanopharamcological very significance plant. A wide range of phytochemicals that imparts immense medicinal values to the plant. it is active ingredient in a number of ayurvedic formulations and preparation, which includes: Marma gutika, Hridya mahakashaya, Kalkantaka rasa, Kshudrakarvanda and Marichadi.

C.carandas traditionally used to as a stomachic, anti-diarrheal, anti-helmintic, strengthen tendons, skin infections, leaves are remedy for fevers and syphilitic pains. it is used to anti-diabetic, anti-convulsant, anti-analgesic, anti-inflammatory, anti-cancer, anti-ulcers, anti-malarial, anti-nociceptive, anti-diuretic, anti-pyretic activities, cardiovascular and neuropharmalogical activities.

Some important phytochemical constituents like sesquterpens, lupeol, sistosterols, acridone, alkaloids, glycisides, betulinic acids, carisol and ursolic acid. 

Medicinal Plant

Ixora pavetta


It is a evergreen shrub,commonly grown in Indian gardens,with white flowers.Leaves are simple,oblong elliptic opposite,stem bark grey brown. Flower white with agreeable aromatic odours.

Traditionaly it is used to treatment of chronic wounds,inflammation, urinary diseases,skin diseases pulmonary troubles, liver disorders, hair tonic, seadative diuetic, diarrhoea, dysentery, leucorrhoea and veneral diseases .
The plant consisted of numerous petrochemicals like Ixoral, beta-sitosterols, rutin, kempferol, lauric acid, myristic acid, plamitic acid, stearic, arachidic and behenic oleic acids.

Thursday, 29 June 2017

Medicinal Plants

Ammannia baccifera

Family: Lythraceace


The plant distributes all over the world. It is a annual, erect herb, 2cm longe simple opposite, lanceolates leaves. Fruits are capsules with black color seeds.

The plant consisted very important petrochemical constituents,betulinic acid, lupeol, ellagic acid,querecetin, lawsone, vitamin C, steroids, triterpense, coumarines, flavanols and tannins.

Traditionally  used for anti-arthritis treatments and also skin diseases. Pharmacological it is used  
for anti-inflammatory,analgesic effects, wound healing ,antibacterial effects, anti-urolithic, cytotoxic,anti-steroidogenic and potential antioxidants activities.