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Ethno-medicinal uses and pharmacological activities of lotus (Nelumbo nucifera)

@article{Sheikh2014EthnomedicinalUA,
  title={Ethno-medicinal uses and pharmacological activities of lotus (Nelumbo nucifera)},
  author={Subzar Ahmad Sheikh},
  journal={Journal of Medicinal Plants Studies},
  year={2014},
  volume={2},
  pages={42-46}
}
  • S. A. Sheikh
  • Published 2014
  • Biology
  • Journal of Medicinal Plants Studies
Nelumbo nucifera is grown in many parts of the globe including India for its medicinal and nutritional value. In Kashmir, the plant grows naturally in the lakes and its stem is being extensively used in many famous Kashmiri cuisines. In addition, its fruits and seeds are also consumed, but to a lesser extent. Many studies have established a wide range of the pharmacological activities of this plant. The current review highlights the importance of Nelumbo nucifera in traditional medicines and… Expand

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