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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From This Paper Figures, tables, and topics from this paper. Antitussive effect of Adhatoda vasica extract on mechanical or chemical stimulation-induced coughing in animals.

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. The entire parts of the plant from root to leaves are used to treat many ailments. By clicking accept or continuing to use the site, you agree to the terms outlined in our Privacy PolicyTerms of Serviceand Dataset License.

Commonly used Indian abortifacient plants with special reference to their teratologic effects in rats. Adhatoa Medicine, Ayurvedic Antispasmodics Zingiber officinale. Vasica is most well-known for its effectiveness in treating respiratory conditions. The plant is effective in treating of medicinwl, bronchitis, tuberculosis and other disorders. Vasic plant is native of India, occurs throughout the plains and in the lower regions of Himalaya.


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

FlynnSanah N. Citations Publications citing this paper. This product is endorsed by many doctors worldwide. For this help I hope that I will get full marks in the project…Thank you so much. Anti-ulcer activity of Adhatoda vasica Nees. It is very useful for my school vocational project All the best!!! Flowers in dense, short spikes; stalks of the spikes shorter than leaves.

The drug Vasaka comprises the fresh or dried leaves of the plant. Justicia Search for additional papers on this topic. It is the leaves, which are of great importance. Leaves contain an alkaloid vasicine, and an essential oil. Showing of 27 references. Neeta ShrivastavaAparna R.

Sprando Toxicology reports Topics Discussed in This Paper. Skip to search form Skip to main content. Leaves contain vasicine, a quinazoline alkaloid and an essential oil. MohiteSneha KulkarniDr.

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Treatment for curing several above mentioned deadly diseases have been discovered recently but had its treatment in Ayurveda from a long time in form of herbs and fruits. The fresh leaves of Vasica are chewed, vasixa with ginger, by yogis, or sadhus, usss of their stimulant effect on the respiratory system.

The chief use of Vasaka is as an expectorant; it is given in the form of juice, syrup or decoction. References Publications referenced by this paper. One such herb is Vasaka very important herb for the treatment of bronchitis and tuberculosis. Vasaka is a tall, much-branched, dense, evergreen shrub, vasuca large, lance-shaped leaves. It is used for many medicinal uses as well as health benefits. It is used as expectorant, antispasmodic, anthelmintic, antiseptic and bronchodilator.


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Justicia adhatoda is used as medicine in Ayurveda, Siddha, Homeopathy, Unani and other ancient system of medicine. Jayant N Dhuley Journal of ethnopharmacology Review on pharmacological actions of medicinal plants used in ethnoveterinary practices in Namakkal district of Tamil Nadu V.

Vasaka or Adhatoda vasica or Malabar nut is an important Ayurvedic medicinal uss. Leaf-like structures called bracts, present on the spikes; these are conspicuously veined.

It softens the thick sputum, facilitates its coming out and thus brings about quick relief in bronchitis. Justicia Pharmacology Acanthaceae Bronchitis, Chronic.

Medicinal uses and Pharmacological activity of Adhatoda vasica

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The leaves of Vasaka contain phyto-chemicals such as alkaloids, tannins, saponins, phenolics and flavonoids. Chewing Plant Leaves Pharmacy field.