Pharmaceutical scope of a phytochemically unexplored medicinal plant, Sarcochlamys pulcherrima (Roxb.) Gaud.: A review

@article{Mazumder2015PharmaceuticalSO,
  title={Pharmaceutical scope of a phytochemically unexplored medicinal plant, Sarcochlamys pulcherrima (Roxb.) Gaud.: A review},
  author={Afjal Hussain Mazumder and J. Das and H. K. Gogoi and S. Paul},
  journal={Pharmacognosy Reviews},
  year={2015},
  volume={9},
  pages={81 - 83}
}
  • Afjal Hussain Mazumder, J. Das, +1 author S. Paul
  • Published 2015
  • Medicine
  • Pharmacognosy Reviews
  • Sarcochlamys pulcherrima (Roxb.) Gaud. is widely used as traditional medicine and food by different tribes and communities of Assam in India and in neighboring countries. Recent studies conducted in our laboratory showed the broad-spectrum antimicrobial and antioxidant activities of its crude extract and different solvent fractions and detected the presence of phenolics, flavonoids, saponin, and acidic compounds. This review gives a bird′s eye view of the traditional uses of S. pulcherrima as… CONTINUE READING

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