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.

Author: Mazushakar Yozshunos
Country: Cambodia
Language: English (Spanish)
Genre: Marketing
Published (Last): 7 October 2008
Pages: 420
PDF File Size: 13.74 Mb
ePub File Size: 14.33 Mb
ISBN: 981-7-85585-159-2
Downloads: 43015
Price: Free* [*Free Regsitration Required]
Uploader: Badal

Vasica is most well-known for its effectiveness in treating respiratory conditions.

Thanks for helping me in my biology project……. It softens the thick sputum, facilitates its coming out and thus brings about quick relief in bronchitis.

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

GrangeNoel J. I really get a great help from this information……. The plant is native of India, occurs throughout the plains and in the lower regions of Himalaya. Showing of 27 references. Treatment for curing several above mentioned deadly diseases have been discovered recently but had its treatment in Ayurveda from adjatoda long time in form of herbs and fruits. It is very useful for my school vocational project All the best!!!


Medicinal uses and Pharmacological activity of Adhatoda vasica – Semantic Scholar

From This Paper Figures, tables, and topics from this paper. References Publications referenced by this paper. Jayant N Dhuley Journal of ethnopharmacology adhayoda An amazing blog showing how powerful Ayurveda is.

For this help I hope that I will get full marks in the project…Thank you so mddicinal. By clicking accept or continuing to use the site, you agree to the terms outlined in our Privacy PolicyTerms of Serviceand Dataset License.

Sprando Toxicology reports Leave a Reply Cancel reply. Activity of bromhexine and ambroxol, semi-synthetic derivatives of vasicine from the Indian shrub Adhatoda vasica, against Mycobacterium tuberculosis in vitro. The expectorant activity is due to stimulation of bronchial glands. The leaves of Vasaka contain phyto-chemicals such as alkaloids, tannins, saponins, phenolics and flavonoids.

VohraPaddy L. Antitussive effect of Adhatoda vasica extract on mechanical or chemical stimulation-induced coughing in animals.

Medicinal uses and Pharmacological activity of Adhatoda vasica

Commonly used Indian abortifacient plants with special reference to their teratologic effects in rats. Justicia Pharmacology Acanthaceae Bronchitis, Chronic. Topics Discussed in This Paper.


Leaves contain an alkaloid vasicine, and an essential oil. Vasaka is a very important medicinal herb where leaf, root, flower and whole plant is used for many drug formulations.

MohiteSneha KulkarniDr. Neeta ShrivastavaAparna R. Bruhn Journal of ethnopharmacology Indian traditional herbs Adhatoda vasica and its Medicinal application. Review on pharmacological actions of medicinal plants used in ethnoveterinary practices in Namakkal district of Tamil Nadu V. Vasaka is a tall, much-branched, dense, evergreen shrub, with large, lance-shaped leaves. The chief use of Vasaka is as an expectorant; meidcinal is given in the form of juice, achatoda or decoction.

One such herb is Vasaka very important herb for the treatment of bronchitis and tuberculosis. Vasaka or Adhatoda vasica or Malabar nut is an important Ayurvedic medicinal herb.