Acorus calamus (The Healing Plant): a review on its medicinal potential, micropropagation and conservation.

@article{Sharma2014AcorusC,
  title={Acorus calamus (The Healing Plant): a review on its medicinal potential, micropropagation and conservation.},
  author={Vikas Sharma and Isha Singh and Priyanka Chaudhary},
  journal={Natural product research},
  year={2014},
  volume={28 18},
  pages={1454-66}
}
Acorus calamus L., a tall, perennial, grass-like monocot plant from the Acoraceae family, is a well-known plant in Indian traditional medicines for centuries. It is a highly valued herb as it acts as a rejuvenator for brain and nervous system. It is a main medhya drug, which has the property of improving the memory power and intellect. Rhizomes of the plant are widely used in the treatment of number of ailments such as epilepsy, mental ailments, chronic diarrhoea, dysentery, fever, abdominal… CONTINUE READING
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