An Overview on Osteoporosis and Herbal Plants Used for Treatment
Swarnima Pandey1* and Sushant Kumar2
1Department of Pharmacy, Hygia College of Pharmacy, Affiliated to Dr. APJ AKTU, Lucknow, India
2Department of Pharmacy, Uttar Pradesh University of Medical Sciences, Saifai, Etwah, India
*Corresponding Author: Swarnima Pandey, Department of Pharmacy, Hygia College of Pharmacy, Affiliated to Dr. APJ AKTU, Lucknow, India
January 31, 2022; Published: February 24, 2022
The development of osteoporosis begins when the bone becomes porous and weaker, due to which the risk of fractures increases, especially in the hips, spinal vertebrae, and some peripheral joints.
In this review article, we have compiled the causes, risk factors, and various herbal plants which can be used for the treatment of osteoporosis.
Keywords: Osteoporosis; Bone Matrix; Herbal Plants
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