Pharmacognostical Study of Ixora coccinea Flower

  title={Pharmacognostical Study of Ixora coccinea Flower},
  author={B. Gopalkrishnan and Roy Chiranjeev},
  journal={Polymer Journal},
1042 Pharmacognosy Journal, Vol 10, Issue 5, Sep-Oct, 2018 ABSTRACT Introduction: The medicinal values of Ixora coccinea Linn. (Raktaka) has been recorded since ancient times. It belongs to family Rubiaceae. The roots and leaves are used in treating various ailments. The flower too has therapeutic potentials. Although the flowers are used as medicine by traditional healers it is not known too many. The current study is carried out to provide scientific details in the identification and the… Expand

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