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Wedelia trilobata L . : A Phytochemical and Pharmacological Review

@inproceedings{Balekar2014WedeliaTL,
  title={Wedelia trilobata L . : A Phytochemical and Pharmacological Review},
  author={Neelam Balekar},
  year={2014}
}
Studies on the traditional use of medicines are recognized as a way to learn about potential future medicines. Wedelia is an extensive genus of the family Asteraceae, comprising about 60 different species. Wedelia trilobata Linn. has long been used as traditional herbal medicine in South America, China, Japan, India and for the treatment of a variety of ailments. The aim of this review was to collect all available scientific literature published and combine it into this review. The present… 

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