Abstract
A REVIEW ARTICLE ON ATIVISHA (ACONITUM HETREROPHYLLUM) – AN IMPORTANT HERBAL MEDICINE FOR PEDIATRIC AGE GROUP IN AYURVEDA

Dr. Sheetal Shankar Surve*

ABSTRACT

The aim of Ayurveda is maintaining the health of healthy person and to cure the diseased person. Ayurveda deals with prolongation of healthy life in terms of mental, physical, social and spiritual health of a person. In literature of Ayurveda there are innumerable medicinal plants which are having a lot of benefits to the health and these herbal medicines are having very minimal adverse effects. Ativisha (botanical name – Aconitum heterophyllum) is one of the valuable herb in Ayurveda, especially in paediatric diseases. The different classical texts of Ayurveda like ‘Bruhdtrayi, laghutrayi and various Nighantu, mentioned many uses of ativisha. Ativisha is having tremendous role in various paediatric diseases such as fever, diarrhoea, indigestion, helminthiasis etc. hence one synonym of the ativisha is ‘Shishubhaishjya’, means a best medicine for the paediatric age group. In classical texts of Ayurveda various formulations of ativisha are mentioned. The aim of this study is to evaluate the various medicinal properties of ativisha with special reference to its importance in paediatric age group.

Keywords: Ayurveda, Ativisha (Aconitum heterophyllum), paediatric health.


[Full Text Article]

Login





Forgot Password  |  Register

Indexing

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 :

Tangudu Nagabhusana Rao

Download Article : Click here

News & Updation

  • NEW OCTOBER ISSUE PUBLISHED

    OCTOBER 2020 Issue has been successfully launched on 1 October 2020.

  • EJBPS New Impact Factor

    Its our Pleasure to Inform you that EJBPS Impact Factor has been increased from 5.467 to 6.044, due to high quality Publication at International Level.

  • 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

Downloads

Copyright From

Covering Letter

                        Author Instruction 
 

PLAGERLUM REPORT