Mesua ferrae linn:- A Review of the Indian Medical Herb

@article{Sharma2016MesuaFL,
  title={Mesua ferrae linn:- A Review of the Indian Medical Herb},
  author={Amit Raj Sharma and Surbhi Sharma and Rohit and Naresh and Bharat Parashar},
  journal={Systematic Reviews in Pharmacy},
  year={2016},
  volume={8},
  pages={19-23}
}
Plant kingdom provides us abundance of plant with various medicinal properties. Which can be used as Remedial agents for various health issues. Mesua ferrae Linn. (Clusiaceae) is a rare plant which is being used for its properties and effects like anti-septic, anti-inflammatory, blood purifier, expectorant, purgative, antiasthmatic etc. Mesua ferrae Linn. (Nagakesara), cobra’s saffron, is named after the heaviness of its timber and is mostly cultivated in tropical climates, consists foliage and… 

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Volatile oils of Mesua ferrea (L.) from Assam, India

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The essential oils from the bark, leaves, buds, and flowers (full bloom) of Mesua ferrea Linn.

Antibacterial potentiality of Mesua ferrea Linn. flowers

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The antibacterial efficacy of the methanol extract of whole flowers of Mesua ferrea Linn was studied against various strains of bacteria and could reduce the viable count of the strain Sulmonella typhimurium ATCC 6539 in liver, spleen and heart blood of the extract treated challenged mice.

Inhibition of Iron Induced Lipid Peroxidation and Antioxidant Activity of Indian Spices and Acacia In Vitro

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Cobra’s saffron and Acacia showed the highest antioxidant activity, probably due to the higher polyphenol content as compared to other test samples, and showed strong reducing power and superoxide radical scavenging activity.

Anti-inflammatory and C.N.S. depressant activities of xanthones from Calophyllum inophyllum and Mesua ferrea

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None of the xanthones had any analgesic, antipyretic and anticonvulsant activities, and the degranulating effect of compound 48/80, diazoxide and Won-X-100 on rat peritoneal mast cells in vitro war not prevented.