A review on sour cherry (Prunus cerasus): A high value Unani medicinal fruit

@article{Shamsi2017ARO,
  title={A review on sour cherry (Prunus cerasus): A high value Unani medicinal fruit},
  author={Shariq Shamsi},
  journal={International Journal of Green Pharmacy},
  year={2017},
  volume={11}
}
  • S. Shamsi
  • Published 21 March 2017
  • Medicine
  • International Journal of Green Pharmacy
Prunus cerasus Linn. Rosaceae is a medicinal plant that has been widely used Ayurvedic and Unani system of medicine (USM). This plant especially the fruits are used in urinary system to cure number of diseases such as urinary tract infection, nephrolithiasis, cystolithiasis, and dysuria in the USM. Since this was an important medicinal plant since long, and therefore, scientists were also curious to prove the pharmacological actions. Hence many scientific investigations have been carried out to… 

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