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Title: Ficus racemosa Linn.–An overview
Authors: Paarakh, Padmaa M
Keywords: Ficus racemosa
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Gular Fig
Traditional medicine
Issue Date: Feb-2009
Publisher: CSIR
IPC CodeInt. cl.8—A61K36/00, A61P1/04, A61P1/12, A61P1/16, A61P3/06, A61P7/12, A61P11/14, A61P17/02, A61P31/04, A61P33/10, A61P39/06
Abstract: Ficus racemosa Linn. is a moderate-sized avenue tree found throughout India either wild or cultivated for its fruits eaten by villagers. It is popular in Indigenous System of Medicine like Ayurveda, Siddha, Unani and Homoeopathy. In the Traditional System of Medicine, various plant parts such as bark, root, leaves, fruits and latex are used in dysentery, diarrhoea, diabetes, bilious affections, stomachache, menorrhage, haemoptysis, piles and as carminative and astringent. The present review is therefore, an effort to give a detailed survey of the literature on its pharmacognosy, phytochemistry, traditional and pharmacological uses.
Page(s): 84-90
ISSN: 0972-592X
Source:NPR Vol.8(1) [January-February 2009]

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