Antiviral prospective of Tinospora cordifolia on HSV-1

  title={Antiviral prospective of Tinospora cordifolia on HSV-1},
  author={R. P. S.M.Gopinatha},
  journal={International Journal of Current Microbiology and Applied Sciences},
  • R. P. S.M.Gopinatha
  • Published 2018
  • Medicine
  • International Journal of Current Microbiology and Applied Sciences
Herpes is a Viral infection caused by Herpes simplex Virus (HSV). Herpes can be classified into two types as HSV-1 and HSV-2 based on the area of infection. At present no cure or vaccine is availiable for this particular disease. Paracetamol, lidocaine, acyclovir and valacyclovir are the commonly available antiviral medication which may help lessen the severity of the infection (1). The research work carried out aims at identification of a competent drug capable of inhibiting the growth of… Expand
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