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THERAPEUTIC USES OF WITHANIA SOMNIFERA (ASHWAGANDHA) WITH A NOTE ON WITHANOLIDES AND ITS PHARMACOLOGICAL ACTIONS Review Article

@inproceedings{Verma2011THERAPEUTICUO,
  title={THERAPEUTIC USES OF WITHANIA SOMNIFERA (ASHWAGANDHA) WITH A NOTE ON WITHANOLIDES AND ITS PHARMACOLOGICAL ACTIONS Review Article},
  author={S. K. Verma and A. Kumar},
  year={2011}
}
  • S. K. Verma, A. Kumar
  • Published 2011
  • Medicine
  • Withania somnifera is a medicinal plant extends over a large area, from the Atlantic ocean to South East Asia and from the Mediterranean region to South Africa. The medicinal plants are widely used by the traditional medical practitioners for curing various diseases in their day to day practice. In traditional systems of medicine, different parts (leaves, stem, flower, root, seeds, bark and even whole plant) of Withania somnifera (known as Ashwagandha in Hindi), a small herb seen throughout… CONTINUE READING
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