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PHYTOCHEMISTRY, TRADITIONAL USES AND PHARMACOLOGICAL PROPERTIES OF MADHUCA INDICA (SAPOTACEAE): A REVIEW

Prakash Deep*, Amrit K. Singh, Suchita Dubey and Swarnim Srivastava

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Madhuca indica L. (Sapotaceae) has been extensively used in traditional medicine for a wide range of ailments of the central nervous system, endocrine system, gastrointestinal tract, reproductive system, respiratory system and infectious disorders. Aim of the review is to comprehend the fragmented information available on the botany, traditional uses, phytochemistry, pharmacology and toxicology of Madhuca indica to explore its therapeutic potential and future research opportunities.The present study deals with the Ethno medical investigation on different parts of Madhuca indica Fam. Sapotaceae. Madhuca indica commonly known as „Mahua‟, is an important plant used against various disorders in indigenous system of medicine such as hepatoprotective, antipyretics, anti-Inflammatory, antiulcer, analgesic, anthelmintic, anti-diabetic and in wound healing activity. Phytochemical research had led to the isolation of phytosterols, amino acids, furanocoumarins, phenolic components, hydrocarbons, aliphatic alcohols, volatile components and few other classes of secondary metabolites from Madhuca indica. Fresh plant materials, crude extracts and isolated components of Madhuca indica showed a wide spectrum of in vitro and in vivo pharmacological activities.[1]

Keywords: Ayurveda, Madhuca indica, phytochemistry, honey tree, traditional uses.


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