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Indian Journal of Pharmacy and Pharmacology

Phytochemical and pharmacological review on Cissampelospareira

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Author Details : Kumari Wimpy, Yadav SK, Mathur Kumkum, Goyal Manoj

Volume : 3, Issue : 4, Year : 2016

Article Page : 152-154

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According to a world health organization survey, about 75-80% of the world’s population relies on non-conventional medicine, mainly of herbal source, in their primary health care. In the past few decades, a massive amount of scientific information published for various medicinal plants. Cissampelospareira is a plant whose various parts are commonly used in various aliments. There is vast anecdotal information about the biological activity C.pareira which includes anti-cancerous, anti-fertility, anti-asthmatic, anti-diabetic, analgesic, hepatoprotective and anti- inflammatory type of activities. The leaf of C. pareira contains various phytoconstituents including alkaloids, terpenoids and flavonoids. The present review comprises the phytochemical, ethnopharmacological and pharmacological reports of C.pareira.

: Cissampelospareira, Hepatoprotective, Anti-fertility, Anti-asthmatic analgesic and anti- inflammatory activities

How to cite : Wimpy K, Yadav Sk, Kumkum M, Manoj G, Phytochemical and pharmacological review on Cissampelospareira. Indian J Pharm Pharmacol 2016;3(4):152-154

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