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Development and evaluation of polyherbal formulations for hair growth-promoting activity.

@article{Thorat2009DevelopmentAE,
  title={Development and evaluation of polyherbal formulations for hair growth-promoting activity.},
  author={R. M. Thorat and Varsha M. Jadhav and Vilasrao J. Kadam},
  journal={International Journal of PharmTech Research},
  year={2009},
  volume={1},
  pages={1251-1254}
}
Alopecia is a dermatological disorder with psychosocial implications on patients with hair loss. Eclipta alba Hassk [ Asteraceae], Hibiscus rosa sinensis Linn [Malvaceae], Nardostachys Jatamansi [ Valerianaceae] is a well known Ayurvedic herb with purported claims of hair growth promotion. Hair formulation of Eclipta alba Hassk [ Asteraceae ] 10% w/v, Hibiscus rosa sinensis Linn [ Malvaceae ] 10 % w/v, Nardostachys jatamansi [ Valerianceae ] 5 % w/v concentration in the form of herbal oil were… Expand

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