An ethnomedicinal, phytochemical and pharmacological profile of Desmodium gangeticum (L.) DC. and Desmodium adscendens (Sw.) DC.

@article{Rastogi2011AnEP,
  title={An ethnomedicinal, phytochemical and pharmacological profile of Desmodium gangeticum (L.) DC. and Desmodium adscendens (Sw.) DC.},
  author={Subha Rastogi and Madan Mohan Pandey and Ajay Kumar Singh Rawat},
  journal={Journal of ethnopharmacology},
  year={2011},
  volume={136 2},
  pages={283-96}
}
ETHNOPHARMACOLOGICAL RELEVANCE Desmodium gangeticum (L.) DC. and Desmodium adscendens (Sw.) DC. are two important and well explored species of genus Desmodium (Fabaceae (alt. Leguminosae) subfamily: Faboideae). Desmodium gangeticum is used as a tonic, febrifuge, digestive, anticatarrhal, antiemitic, in inflammatory conditions of chest and in various other inflammatory conditions in the Ayurvedic System of Medicine while Desmodium adscendens is widely used for the treatment of asthma in Ghana… CONTINUE READING

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