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Traditional uses of medicinal plants reported by the indigenous communities and local herbal practitioners of Bajaur Agency, Federally Administrated Tribal Areas, Pakistan.
ETHNOPHARMACOLOGICAL RELEVANCE In the study area, knowledge related to the traditional uses of medicinal plants is totally in the custody of elder community members and local herbalists. The youngerExpand
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Inhibition of Ehrlich's ascites carcinoma by ethyl acetate extract from the flower of Calotropis gigantea L. in mice
As part of a scientific appraisal of some of the folkloric and ethnomedical uses of Calotropis gigantea L. (Family: Asclepiadaceae), the present study was designed to evaluate the antitumour activityExpand
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Traditional uses of medicinal plants practiced by the indigenous communities at Mohmand Agency, FATA, Pakistan
BackgroundPlant-derived products have an imperative biological role against certain pathogenic organisms and were considered to be a major source of modern drugs. Rural people residing in developingExpand
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Inhibition of Ehrlich ascites carcinoma by Manilkara zapota L. stem bark in Swiss albino mice.
OBJECTIVE To evaluate the antitumor activity of Manilkara zapota (M. zapota) L. stem bark against Ehrlich ascites carcinoma (EAC) in Swiss albino mice. METHODS The in vivo antitumour activity ofExpand
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Antibacterial and Cytotoxic Activities of Hedychium coronarium
In this study, In vitro antibacterial activity of methanol, ethyl acetate and dichloromethane extracts prepared successively from rhizomes of Hedychium coronarium J. Koenig, was carried out. MethanolExpand
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Ethno-medicinal survey of important plants practiced by indigenous community at Ladha subdivision, South Waziristan agency, Pakistan
BackgroundMedicinal flora plays a vital role in treating various types of ailments in living beings. The present study was planned to investigate and document systematically the indigenous knowledgeExpand
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Traditional uses of medicinal plants used by Indigenous communities for veterinary practices at Bajaur Agency, Pakistan
BackgroundThe pastoral lifestyle of Indigenous communities of Bajaur Agency is bringing them close to natural remedies for treating their domestic animals. Several studies have been conducted acrossExpand
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A review on the elemental contents of Pakistani medicinal plants: Implications for folk medicines.
ETHNOPHARMACOLOGICAL RELEVANCE Substantially, plants produce chemicals such as primary and secondary metabolites, which have significant applications in modern therapy. Indigenous people mostly relyExpand
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Cross-Cultural Analysis of Medicinal Plants commonly used in Ethnoveterinary Practices at South Waziristan Agency and Bajaur Agency, Federally Administrated Tribal Areas (FATA), Pakistan.
ETHNOPHARMACOLOGICAL RELEVANCE In remote areas, medicinal plants have an imperative role in curing various livestock's ailments. In Pakistan, people residing in remote areas including SouthExpand
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