A bitter plant with a sweet future? A comprehensive review of an oriental medicinal plant: Andrographis paniculata

@article{Subramanian2011ABP,
  title={A bitter plant with a sweet future? A comprehensive review of an oriental medicinal plant: Andrographis paniculata},
  author={Rammohan Subramanian and Mohd Zaini Asmawi and Amirin Sadikun},
  journal={Phytochemistry Reviews},
  year={2011},
  volume={11},
  pages={39-75}
}
Andrographis paniculata (Burm.f) Nees is one of the most popular and important medicinal plant of the Orient, and South East Asia. It finds mention in various forms in Indian, Chinese, Malay, Thai, Unani, and Japanese systems of medicine. The plant exhibits anti-cancer, anti-inflammatory, anti-diabetic, anti-hypertensive, anti-venom, cholestatic, hepatoprotective, anti-thrombotic, anti-retroviral, anti-microbial, anti-pyretic, anti-malarial, anti-oxidant, immunomodulatory, and cardioprotective… 

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