NYCTANTHES ARBOR-TRISTIS A HERBAL PANACEA PrAbstract
Nyctanthes arbor-tristis Linn. (NAT) is well known Indian medicinal plant. The plant is used in Ayurveda for various pharmacological actions such as anti-arthritic, antispasmodic, antibacterial, anti-inflammatory, immunostimulant, antidiabetic, hepatoprotective, antiarthritic, antioxidant, antimicrobial, antihelmintic, antileishmanial, antiviral, CNS depressant. The present review discusses pharmacology of the herb, its pre-clinical and clinical studies, safety and herbal drug interaction which is a need of the hour.
Milind M. Meshram*, Swatee B. Rangari , Shashank B Kshirsagar , Suraj Gajbhiye , Madhuri R. Trivedi and Rajkumari S. Sahane
Department of Pharmacology, Sinhgad College of Pharmacy 1, Vadgaon (Bk), Pune-41, Maharashtra, India
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