PDF | Holarrhena antidysenterica Wall. is an important plant employed in various indigenous systems of medicine against several diseases, and almost every. Holarrhena Antidysenterica is a very significant herbal drug in Unani system of medicine and Ayurvedic system of medicine. This meticulous. Holarrhena antidysenterica. PlantID, Botanical Name, Holarrhena antidysenterica. Common Name, Kurchi. Classification.

Author: Daijinn Kazrashura
Country: Guinea
Language: English (Spanish)
Genre: Politics
Published (Last): 17 February 2017
Pages: 69
PDF File Size: 10.56 Mb
ePub File Size: 15.94 Mb
ISBN: 562-1-67546-939-4
Downloads: 32592
Price: Free* [*Free Regsitration Required]
Uploader: Vudotilar

The pharmacognostic characteristics of both can be used to enable the identification of this herbal drug. One patient reported a decrease in body temperature.

Uses of Holarrhena antidysenterica Wall. | National Innovation Foundation-India

Indian J Biochem Biophys. Many researchers who reported antidiabetic properties of HA have also reported its antihyperlipidemic activity. Its antidiabetic property was attributed to quercetin, which is used as a antidyenterica compound for HA. Effect of indrajava Holarrhena antidysenterica seeds on in patient uncomplicated severe Hyperglycemia: Zntidysenterica bark powder is given orally to cure stomachache 87 ; seeds are ground into a powder, a dose of g of the powder is given with water as an antidote and a paste of the seeds is also applied locally to relieve pain and swelling on poisonous bites HA is a medicinal plant abundantly found in India especially in Himalayan ranges.

Leaves 5g along with those of Picrorhiza kurroa Royale ex. Abstract Holarrhena antidysenterica L.

There was a problem providing the content you requested

Follicle divaricated, cylindrical, 15—45 cm long and 5—10 mm in diameter, parallel, terete, corecious, and obscurely lonelose, usually with dotted white spots. HA antidysenteica categorized as a deciduous, laticiferous shrub or a small tree, which attains a height up to 13 m and a girth of 1.


The ethanolic extract was found beneficial against lung, colon, liver, oral, ovarian, cervical, and neural cancer cell lines. Effect of the standardized extract of Holarrhena antidysenterica seeds against Streptozotocin-induced diabetes in rats. National Center for Biotechnology InformationU.

The in vitro antioxidant activity of HA leaves methanolic extract using hydroxyl radical, superoxide anion scavenging, and reducing power assays was studied, and it was found holarrhna contain high radical scavenging antidyseterica and phenolic contents. One spoonful is taken orally to combat the disease- Chandan Kumar, East Aantidysenterica, Bihar Uses described in Literature Dried bark powder is given antidyysenterica to cure stomachache 87 ; seeds are ground into a powder, a dose of g of the powder is given with water as an antidote and a paste of the seeds is also applied locally to relieve pain and swelling on poisonous bites Int J Pharma Res Rev.

A correlative study with antihyperlipidemic activity. The plant is also of extreme economic importance. The extracts significantly reduced parasitemia in Plasmodium berghei -infected mice as compared to chloroquine with ED 50 value at Anti-malarial property of steroidal alkaloid conessine isolated from the bark of Holarrhena antidysenterica.

Indian J Tradit Knowl. Kumar S, Yadav A. Conflicts of interest There are no holarrhenw of interest. Tell a friend about this flower! One of its botanical synonyms Holarrhena antidysenterica says it all. Apocynaceae Oleander family Synonyms: Open in a separate window.

Plant Description

J Basic Clin Pharm. India exported Kutaja worth USD during this period.

J Econ Taxon Bot. Antibacterial activity of Kutaj Holarrhena antidysenterica Linn.

Seeds of HA are mainly used as an anti-diabetic remedy. Short stem has pale bark and several branches. Int J Pharm Res. Anti-diabetic potential of ethanolic extract of Holarrhena antidysenterica Linn Leaves.


A review on phytochemical, pharmacological, and pharmacognostical profile of Wrightia tinctoria: Hydro-alcoholic extract also showed similar results except on ovarian cancer cell line. Support Center Support Center.

Uses of Holarrhena antidysenterica Wall. Corolla puberulous outside; tube 8—13 mm long, slightly inflated near the base over the stamens,[ 7 ] mouth not closed with ring of hair; throat hair inside; lobes about equaling the tube, oblong, rounded at the apex, and more or less pubescent.

Chromatographic fractionation was carried out and five steroidal alkaloids were identified, namely, conessine, iso-conessine, connesimin, corarchimin, and conimin. This is then taken orally till the ailment cures- Hariom Kumar, East Champaran, Bihar Bodyache Bark is ground in water; some quantity is taken orally and the rest is applied on the body- Devaram, Sirohi, Rajasthan Malaria Equal amount of leaves of kurchi and Cyperus rotundus L.

Equal amount of leaves of kurchi and Cyperus rotundus L.

Thus, it can be concluded that HA gives protection against multiple stages of antidyaenterica. Its uses are mentioned in the classical Ayurvedic literature and by many folklore claims.

The Wrightia tinctoria bark is used as an adulterant for HA. It is classically known for curing Pravahika amebiasisAtisara diarrheaJwaratisara secondary diarrheaAsra blood or blood-related disordersKustha skin disorderand Trsna thirst.