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.

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Treatment for curing several above mentioned deadly diseases have been discovered recently but had its adhayoda in Ayurveda from a long time in form of herbs and fruits.

Medicinal uses and Pharmacological activity of Adhatoda vasica

Neeta ShrivastavaAparna R. Justicia adhatoda is used as medicine in Ayurveda, Siddha, Homeopathy, Unani and other ancient system of medicine. It is very useful for my school vocational project All the best!!!

Thank you very much. Flowers in dense, short spikes; stalks of the spikes shorter than leaves.

Snell Journal of ethnopharmacology Activity of bromhexine and ambroxol, semi-synthetic derivatives of vasicine from the Indian shrub Adhatoda vasica, against Mycobacterium tuberculosis in vitro.

The entire parts of the plant from root to leaves are used medicunal treat many ailments. Vasica is most well-known for its effectiveness in treating respiratory conditions. Indian traditional herbs Adhatoda vasica and its Medicinal application. The drug Vasaka comprises the fresh or dried leaves of the plant. The chief use of Vasaka is as an expectorant; it is given in the form of juice, syrup or decoction. I really get a great help from this vaisca. The fresh leaves of Vasica are chewed, sometimes with ginger, by yogis, or sadhus, because of their stimulant effect on the respiratory system.


The Ethnobotany of Kharan district, Balochistan, Pakistan. Leaves contain an alkaloid vasicine, and an essential oil. Topics Discussed in This Paper. Anti-ulcer activity of Adhatoda vasica Nees.

The plant is native of India, occurs throughout the plains and in the lower regions of Himalaya. Leave a Reply Cancel reply. By clicking accept or continuing to use the site, you agree to the terms outlined in our Privacy PolicyTerms of Serviceadhqtoda Dataset License.

Skip to search form Skip to main content. Bruhn Journal of ethnopharmacology Vasaka or Adhatoda vasica or Malabar nut is an important Ayurvedic medicinal herb. Vazica Plant Leaves Pharmacy field. I read in class 11 and I adhatida got a biology project based on medicinal plants…. Antitussive effect of Adhatoda vasica extract on mechanical or chemical stimulation-induced coughing in animals.

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

Commonly used Indian abortifacient plants with special reference to their teratologic effects in rats. References Publications referenced by this adhatoca. Jayant N Dhuley Journal of ethnopharmacology Leaf-like structures called bracts, present on the spikes; these are conspicuously veined.

Showing of 6 extracted citations. From This Paper Figures, tables, and topics from this paper. It is used for many medicinal uses as well as health benefits. One such herb is Vasaka very important herb for the treatment of bronchitis and tuberculosis. The plant is effective in treating of asthma, bronchitis, tuberculosis and other disorders.


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

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It is the leaves, which are of great importance. Vasaka is a very important medicinal herb where leaf, root, flower and whole plant is used for many drug formulations.

It softens the thick sputum, facilitates its coming out and thus brings about quick relief in bronchitis. Justicia Search for additional papers on this topic. MohiteSneha KulkarniDr.

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Vasaka is a tall, much-branched, dense, evergreen shrub, with large, lance-shaped leaves. Now my project is completed perfectly…. An amazing blog showing how powerful Ayurveda is. Randomized trial of a fixed combination KanJang of herbal extracts containing Adhatoda vasica, Echinacea purpurea and Eleutherococcus senticosus in patients with upper respiratory tract infections.

VohraPaddy L. Leaves contain vasicine, a quinazoline alkaloid and an essential oil. For this help I hope that I will get full marks in the project…Thank you so much. It is used as expectorant, antispasmodic, anthelmintic, antiseptic and bronchodilator.

Sprando Toxicology reports Showing of 27 references. The leaves of Vasaka contain phyto-chemicals such as alkaloids, tannins, addhatoda, phenolics and flavonoids.

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