Journal: Journal of Pharmacy Research

Article Id: JPRS-PHDRS-0000774
Title: Ethno-potential of medicinal herbs in skin diseases:An overview
Category: Pharmacognosy and Herbal Drugs related study
Section: Review Article
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    The acceptance and recognition of herbal medicine is increasing day by day. One of the important reasons in increasing this interest is the awareness of natural remedies being more efficacious and less harmful than synthetic drugs. Skin health is important aspect of primary health care among many communities, because of the increase challenge of HIV-AIDS, skin conditions being among the common opportunistic diseases in immuno-compromised individuals. India has a rich folklore of medicinal plant on healthcare. A large number of formulations have been used in India for treatment of cuts, wounds, burns and various skin diseases. The present review attempts to analyze the ethno botanical knowledge base for treatment of various skin diseases. The medicinal plants used in this review are arranged alphabetically followed by family name, parts used, traditional uses and references.

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    A Gupta1*, AK Nagariya1, AK Mishra1, P Bansal1, S Kumar1, V Gupta1, AK Singh2

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    *1National Institute of Ayurvedic Pharmaceutical Research, CCRAS, Dept. of AYUSH Patiala, India
    2National Botanical Research Institute, Rana Pratap Marg, Lucknow, India.

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    A Gupta
    National Institute of Ayurvedic Pharmaceutical Research, CCRAS, Dept. of AYUSH Patiala, India


    Received on: 28-12-2009; Revised on: 16-01-2010; Accepted on:15-02-2010

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    Author:

    A Gupta1*, AK Nagariya1, AK Mishra1, P Bansal1, S Kumar1, V Gupta1, AK Singh2

    Title:Ethno-potential of medicinal herbs in skin diseases:An overview
    Journal:Journal of Pharmacy Research
    Vol(issue):3 (March)
    Year:2010
    Page No: (435-441)
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    Methodology:Skin disease, Dermatology, Traditional uses
    Research Materials:Medicinal herbs

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Medicinal herbs Skin disease Dermatology Traditional uses

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