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Review Article Volume 3 Issue 6

A Ready Reckoner Document Sheet on Roots of Hemidesmus indicus R.Br

G Renukaadevi and Shubashini K Sripathi*

Department of Chemistry, Avinashilingam Institute for Home Science and Higher Education for Women, Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu, India

*Corresponding Author: Shubashini K Sripathi, Professor, Department of Chemistry, Avinashilingam Institute for Home Science and Higher Education for Women, Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu, India.

Received: April 28, 2022; Published: May 27, 2022


Medicinal plant extracts are the main constituents of the innumerous ayurveda, siddha and homeopathy medicines that cure various ailments and also contribute to the general well being of mankind. Herbal medicines must contain standardized extracts for gaining market value and global acceptability. Existing standardization strategies involve documenting the physico-chemical, chemical and biological characteristics of authentic medicinal plants and their extracts.

A document sheet that provides all standardized data about a medicinal plant as a ready reckoner reference to herbal manufacturers will greatly contribute to preparing standardized herbal medicines with global acceptability. In view of this the present review to document the data on various standardization parameters reported for the medicinal plant Hemidesmus indicus (Nannari), a plant well known in Indian traditional system of medicine.

Keywords: Hemidesmus indicus; Fact Sheet; Herbal Formulation; Standardized Data; Ready Reckoner


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Citation: G Renukaadevi and Shubashini K Sripathi. “A Ready Reckoner Document Sheet on Roots of Hemidesmus indicus R.Br". Acta Scientific Pharmacology 3.6 (2022): 06-18.


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