Priyanka Bhandari*


Plants are used in various ailments since the ancient times. Ficus palmata is a huge tropical deciduous and evergreen tree belonging to the family moraceae. Ficus palmata is a herbaceous plant with more than 800 species. Root, bark, leaves and latex of Ficus palmata are used for the treatment of various diseases. Ficus palmata commonly known as bedu. Ficus palmata mucilage used as a dietary item to treat constipation, lungs diseases and bladder diseases. The phytochemical analysis of Ficus palmata shows the presence of alkaloids, tannins, flavonoids, terpenoids and cardiac glycosides. The aerial part of Ficus palmata shows the presence of transpsoralenoside, germanicol acetate, psoralene, bergapten, vanillic acid and rutin by using liquid-liquid fractionation and various chromatographic techniques. Ficus palmata plant is used in various ailments such as gastrointestinal disorder, tumour, ulcer, hypoglycaemia, diabetes, hyperlipidaemia, hypercholesterolemia, fungal infection, lung diseases, bladder diseases and warts. Ficus produces a unique fruit which is an inverted flower in actual. Ficus palmata total plant extracts exhibit hepatoprotective, nephroprotective antiulcer activity. Ficus palmata mucilage can serve as a binding agent in formulation of sustain release matrix tablets and had to give better drug release effect even after long term storage. Ficus palmata mucilage showed its compatibility with diclofenac sodium and pharmaceutical excipients.

Keywords: Ficus palmata, antioxidant, polyphenols, flavonoids.

[Full Text Article]   [Download Certificate]


Forgot Password  |  Register


Best Paper Awards

European Journal of Biomedical and Pharmaceutical Sciences (EJBPS) will give best paper award in every issue in the form of money along with certificate to promote research activity of scholar.

Best Article of current issue :

Dr. Dhrubo Jyoti Sen

Download Article : Click here

News & Updation


    MARCH 2024 Issue has been successfully launched on 1 MARCH 2024.

  • EJBPS New Impact Factor

    EJBPS Impact Factor has been Increased to 7.482 for Year 2024.

  • Index Copernicus Value

    EJBPS Received Index Copernicus Value 77.3, due to High Quality Publication in EJBPS at International Level

  • Journal web site support Internet Explorer, Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox, Opera, Saffari for easy download of article without any trouble.


  • Article Invited for Publication

    Dear Researcher, Article Invited for Publication  in EJBPS coming Issue.


UG/PG/Ph.D Research Publication

Research Scholar of UG/PG/Ph.D can Submit their Research Article/Review Article/Case Study/Short Communication for Publication in EJBPS


Copyright From

Covering Letter

                        Author Instruction