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PHARMACOLOGICAL POTENTIAL OF MATRICARIA RECUTITA-A REVIEW

@article{Gupta2010PHARMACOLOGICALPO,
  title={PHARMACOLOGICAL POTENTIAL OF MATRICARIA RECUTITA-A REVIEW},
  author={Vikas Gupta and Payal Mittal and Parveen Bansal and Sukhbir Lal Khokra and Dhirender Kaushik},
  journal={International Journal of Pharmaceutical Sciences and Drug Research},
  year={2010},
  pages={12-16}
}
Matricaria recutita, once it has been called as Marticaria chamomilla, Chamomilla recutita, and Chamomilum nobile family Asteraceae. The main constituents of this plant include the terpenoids α-bisabolol and its oxides and azulenes, including chamazulene. Matricaria recutita shows different pharmacological activities like anti-inflammatory, anti- cancer, treatment of stress and depression, anti-allergic etc. This review focuses on the detailed chemical constituents, pharmacological activities… Expand
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