Pharmacognostic Evaluation and Antioxidant Activity of Urtica dioica L .

@inproceedings{Khare2013PharmacognosticEA,
  title={Pharmacognostic Evaluation and Antioxidant Activity of Urtica dioica L .},
  author={Vertika Khare and Pradeep Kr. Kushwaha and Shikhar Verma and Abhishek Gupta and Sharad Chandra Srivastava and Ajay Kumar Singh Rawat},
  year={2013}
}
Background: Urtica dioica L. is a common Himalayan species which produces allergenic substances causing oedema and inflammation in humans. It has become a source of folk medicine for the treatment of many diseases. The leaves and roots both are used internally as a blood purifier and diuretic and an infusion of the plant is used for nasal and menstrual… CONTINUE READING