Abstract
AMARANTHUS SPINOSUS & CAMELLIA SINENSIS - ANTI ULCER PLANTS BEING USED IN TRADITIONAL MEDICINE OF SIKKIM (INDIA)

Tanaya Ghosh and Prasanta Kumar Mitra*

ABSTRACT

Antiulcer plants are known in literature. Few of them are, Aageratum conyzoides, Amaranthus spinous, Asparagus racemosus, Astilbe rivularis, Bacopa monnieri, Camellia sinensis, Cassampelos mucronata, Convolvulus pluricaulis Chois, Costus speciocus, Emblica officinalis, Ginkgo biloba, Mentha spicata, Murrya koenigii, Musa sapientum, Piper longum, Strychnos potatorum, Syzygium cumini, Vernonia lasiopus etc. The plants are being used as antiulcer agents in different states of India. In Sikkim Amaranthus spinous and Camellia sinensis are used in traditional medicine for treatment of peptic ulcer. Village people of Sikkim are of the opinion that this traditional medicine is very much helpful to cure gastric and duodenal ulcers and they take it as the medicine is natural, easily available, less costly and has no side effect. In the present article antiulcer activity of Amaranthus spinous and Camellia sinensis is discussed in addition to their botanical description, vernacular names, classification, traditional use, content of bioactive compounds as well as other pharmacological properties.

Keywords: Traditional medicine of Sikkim, use of antiulcer plants, Amaranthus spinous, Camellia sinensis.


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