AN UPDATED REVIEW OF PHARMACOLOGICAL STUDIES ON AZADIRACHTA INDICA (NEEM)Abstract
Neem has become valuable plant in the world which shows the solutions for hundreds to thousands problems. Neem has become important in the global context today because it offers answers to the major concerns facing mankind. Neem has been extensively used in Ayurveda, Unani and Homoeopathic medicine and has become a centre of attraction of modern medicine. Azadirachta indica (neem) is a rapidly growing evergreen well known tree found generally in various regions of world like America, Africa and India. The aim of this review article provides information mainly on various pharmacological activities like anti-inflammatory, antimalarial, anti-bacterial, anti-allergic, antidermatic, antiulcer, antifungal, insecticidal, larvicidal and other pharmacological activities of neem plant and medicinal uses.
R. K. Bijauliya *, S. Alok, D. K. Chanchal, M. Sabharwal and M. Singh
Department of Pharmacognosy, Institute of Pharmacy, Bundelkhand University, Jhansi, Uttar Pradesh, India.
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