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dc.contributor.authorMitra, S-
dc.contributor.authorMukherjee, Sobhan Kr-
dc.date.accessioned2009-04-29T03:47:21Z-
dc.date.available2009-04-29T03:47:21Z-
dc.date.issued2009-04-
dc.identifier.issn0972-592X-
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/123456789/4039-
dc.description167-171en_US
dc.description.abstractUse of abortifacient plants is common practice among the tribal communities of West Bengal. In the present paper a list of 22 Angiospermic plant species belonging to 21 genera under 18 families and used as abortifacient has been provided. The study was conducted with 7 native tribal communities of West Bengal, i.e. Lodha, Lohar, Munda, Oraon, Polia, Sabar and Santal. Among these, Santal and Oraon people are well-acquainted with knowledge of the plants usage. The mode of preparation, administration and the dosage of the drugs are also provided for further studies and induce early stage pregnancy termination.en_US
dc.language.isoen_USen_US
dc.publisherCSIRen_US
dc.relation.ispartofseriesInt. cl.8—A61K 36/00, A61 K 35/78, A61P 15/04en_US
dc.sourceNPR Vol.8(2) [March-April 2009]en_US
dc.subjectAbortifacient plantsen_US
dc.subjectTribal communitiesen_US
dc.subjectLodhaen_US
dc.subjectLoharen_US
dc.subjectMundaen_US
dc.subjectOraonen_US
dc.subjectPoliaen_US
dc.subjectSabar and Santalen_US
dc.subjectWest Bengalen_US
dc.titleSome abortifacient plants used by the tribal people of West Bengalen_US
dc.typeArticleen_US
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