Indian Sarsaparilla, Hemidesmus indicus (Family: Asclepiadaceae) is a Hence this review was carried out to explore the hidden potential and its uses. Abstract: Medicinal plants are being widely used, either as single drug or in combination in health care delivery system. Indian Sarsaparilla, Hemidesmus. In the present review attempts have been made to bring in light the potential benefits and uses of this plant. Key words: Hemidesmus indicus, Asclepiadaceae .

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Seeds many, flat, oblong, with a long tuft of white silky hairs Aiyer, ; Prasad and Wahi, ; Warrier et al. The Ayurvedic Pharmacopoeia of India. An organic acid isolated from root extract possesses viper venum inhibitory activity Alam et al.

Vegetative propagation of Hemidesmus indicus R. Addition of low concentrations of ammonium nitrate increased the internodal length and thickness of shoots.

Antileprotic action of an extract from Anantamul. Isolation, purification and partial characterization of viper venom inhibiting factor from the root extract of the Indian medicinal plant sarsaparilla Hemidesmus indicus R. Improvement in clonal propagation of H. The vast field of Ayurvedic science is gaining more importance and popularity throughout the world because of its amazing therapeutic value.


Somatic embryogenesis and plant regeneration from leaf cultures of H.

Ethnobotanical review of Hemidesmus indicus R.Br.

The lists of important Ayurvedic preparations are given below:. Root and root-stock of Hemidesmus indicus R. Highest shoot multiplication rate of 8. The Wealth of India: The chloroform and ethanol extracts were reported to possess antifungal activity against Aspergillus niger and weak antibacterial activity against Staphylococcus aureusEscherichia coliPseudomonas hemidesus Hiremath et al.

Micropropagation of Hemidesmus indicus for cultivation and revidw of 2-hydroxy 4-methoxy benzaldehyde. Cell culture derived Hemidesmus indicus in the prevention of hypercholesterolemia in normal and hyperlipidaemic rats. A note on the isolation of -sitosterol from Hemidesmus indicus.

In vitro clonal propagation through bud culture of Hemidesmus indicus L. Viper venom-induced inflammation and inhibition of free radical formation by pure compound 2-hydroxymethoxy benzoic acid isolated and purified from anantamul Hemidesmus indicus R. hsmidesmus

Improvement in clonal propagation of Indicsu indicus R. How to cite this article: Substitutes and Adulterants Roots of four species viz.

Antimicrobial activity of various extracts of Striga sulphurea and Hemidesmus indicus. Non-timber forest produce in the economy of tribals of Nallamalais. Proceedings of the Ethnobiology in human welfare: Regeneration of Indian sarsaparilla, Hemidesmus indicus R.


Steroids in cultured tissues and mature plant of Hemidesmus indicus RBr. Ethnobiology in Human Welfare. University, Anantapur Revieq Pradesh, India.

Journal of Plant Sciences, 3: Morphogenesis, direct regeneration and somatic embryogenesis, Horticulture-new technologies and applications.

Plants used by the tribals of plain land in India for hair and scalp preparation: Studies on triterpenoids from the roots of H. Protective effect of H.

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Singh has reported the use of H. Antibiotic activity of some Indian medicinal plants.

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New Coumarino-lignoids from Hemidesmus indicus R. Pharmacognostical and phytochemical studies on Sariva Hemidesmus indicus [Linn.

Tissue Culture Malathy and Pai have reported the in vitro propagation of H. Asclepiadaceae is a commonly known Indian Medicinal Plant, which is widely recognized in traditional systems of Medicine. Effects of cryopreservation on seed germination of selected rare medicinal plants of India.

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