A REVIEW ON ARGEMONE MEXICANA LINN. – AN INDIAN MEDICINAL PLANTAbstract
Argemone mexicana Linn has been reported to posses anti microbial, cytotoxic, anti malarial and other pharmacological activity. Alkaloids, amino acids, phenolicsand fatty acids are the main constituents isolated from the plant. The present article reviews the pharmacological and phytochemical work done on the plant and determines a scientific base for novel study for future research to establish toxin free response of plant or its phytoconstituents.
Saurabh Rajvaidhya*, B.P. Nagori, G.K. singh, B.K. Dubey, Prashant Desai and Sanjay Jain
T.I.T. College of Pharmacy, Bhopal, Madhya Pradesh, India
24 April, 2012
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01 August, 2012