Leucas aspera commonly known as ‘Thumbai’ is distributed throughout India from the effects; hence, this drug encourage finding its new therapeutic uses. . Ishibashi M. Separation of Leucas aspera, a medicinal plant of Bangladesh. General Information. Leucas aspera is an erect, annual plant with a much- branched stem 30 – 60cm tall[ The plant is harvested from the wild for local use, primarily as a medicine, but also as a food and insect repellent. Medicinal Rating, *. LEUCAS ASPERA MEDICINAL USES PDF – Download Citation on ResearchGate | Leucas aspera – Medicinal plant: A review | Leucas effects;.

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A review Leucas effects; hence, this drug encourage finding its new therapeutic uses. It can be used as an insecticidal, anti inflammatory, antipyretic, antiseptic for medicinal value to a great extent and is available abundantly. In addition to the botanical information the flora also gives basic information on habitat and some uses. Chemical investigations on Leucas aspera. Diterpenes from Leucas aspera inhibiting prostaglandin-induced contractions.

Meducinal studies reveal that L. Isolation and identification of nicotine from leucas aspera willd Indian J Pharm Sci. This is an open-access article distributed under the terms of lleucas Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial-Share Alike 3.


Leucas aspera: A review

Indian J Chem Br. Separation of Leucas asperaa medicinal plant of Bangladesh, guided by prostaglandin inhibitory and antioxidant activities.

Year ISBN Description Excellent book, covering over 1, species of useful plants from Nepal together with information on the geography and medicnal of Nepal. Flowers are valued as stimulant, expectorant, aperient, diaphoretic, insecticide and emmenagogue.

Unsourced or poorly sourced material may be challenged and removed. A triterpenoid lactone from Leucas aspera. Preliminary antinociceptive, antioxidant and cytotoxic activities of Leucas aspera root. Quality Standards of Indian Medicinal Plants; pp.

TS of leaf passing through the midrib is broadly convex on the lower side and slightly grooved or flat on the medkcinal side, a centrally located conjoint and collateral meristele associated with a parenchymatous pericycle layer on lower side, collenchymatous tissue underneath both the epidermis; usex lamina epidermis covered with thick cuticle, traversed with stomata, bears simple and glandular trichomes of the same type as found on stem, 1 to 2 layered palisade tissue occupying the major area of the section and spongy parenchyma.

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J Oil Technol Assoc India. Leucas aspera is typically found in dry, open, sandy soil and is abundant in areas with waste.

Leucas aspera had both fungistatic and aspdra actions. The ethanolic extract was subjected to acetic acid induced writhing inhibition, 1,1-diphenylpicryl hydrazyl DPPH free radical scavenging assay and brine shrimp lethality bioassay for screening of antinociceptive, antioxidant and cytotoxic activity, respectively.


Leucas aspera

Tropical Plants Database, Ken Fern. This section needs more medical references for verification or relies too heavily on primary sources.

Leucas aspera was tested for its prostaglandin PG inhibitory and antioxidant activities. Chaudhury NA, Ghosh D.

Leucas aspera – Wikipedia

Journal List Pharmacogn Rev v. Leucas aspera Scientific classification Kingdom: Riechstoffe, Aromen, Koerperpfl egemittel.

Long-chain compounds from Leucas aspera. Nil Conflict of Interest: Please review the contents of the section and add the appropriate references if you can.

Effect of organic compounds. Thumba is commonly found throughout India and the Philippines as well as the plains of Mauritius and Java. Although the species has many different common names depending on the region in which it is located, it is most commonly known as Thumbai. Medias this blog was made to help people to easily download or read PDF files.