NISCAIR Online Periodicals Repository

Research Journals >
Indian Journal of Traditional Knowledge (IJTK) >
IJTK Vol.05 [2006] >
IJTK Vol.05(4) [October 2006] >

Title: Medicinal plants of North-Kamrup district of Assam used in primary healthcare system
Authors: Das, N J
Saikia, S P
Sarkar, S
Devi, K
Keywords: Assam
Healthcare practices
Bodo tribe
Koch-Rajbongshi tribe
Santal tribe
Dog bite
Issue Date: Oct-2006
Publisher: CSIR
IPC CodeInt. Cl.8: A61K36/00, A61P1/02, A61P1/04, A61P1/16, A61P5/24, A61P5/26, A61P9/14, A61P11/00, A61P11/02, A61P11/06, A61P11/08, A61P15/00, A61P15/08, A61P17/00, A61P17/14, A61P27/14, A61P29/00, A61P35/00, A61P39/02
Abstract: Medicinal value of herbaceous plants used by different ethnic groups of the North-Kamrup district of Assam, based on survey is presented. Information was collected through personal interview with local herbal practitioners. Of 31 plant medicinal species documented, 8 species were found to be used in stomach disorder, 4 in body pain, 3 species in piles, 2 species in skin disease, 2 in ulcer and remaining in dysurea, boils, nervous affection, spermatorrhoea, jaundice, toothache, hydrophobia, sinusitis, asthmatic trouble and obstetrics problem.
Page(s): 489-493
ISSN: 0975-1068 (Online); 0972-5938 (Print)
Source:IJTK Vol.05(4) [October 2006]

Files in This Item:

File Description SizeFormat
IJTK 5(4) (2006) 489-493.pdf322.69 kBAdobe PDFView/Open
 Current Page Visits: 133 
Recommend this item


Online Submission of Articles |  NISCAIR Website |  National Knowledge Resources Consortium |  Contact us |  Feedback

Disclaimer: NISCAIR assumes no responsibility for the statements and opinions advanced by contributors. The editorial staff in its work of examining papers received for publication is helped, in an honorary capacity, by many distinguished engineers and scientists.

CC License Except where otherwise noted, the Articles on this site are licensed under Creative Commons License: CC Attribution-Noncommercial-No Derivative Works 2.5 India

Copyright © 2015 The Council of Scientific and Industrial Research, New Delhi. All rights reserved.

Powered by DSpace Copyright © 2002-2007 MIT and Hewlett-Packard | Compliant to OAI-PMH V 2.0

Home Page Total Visits: 170480 since 01-Sep-2015  Last updated on 30-Jun-2016Webmaster: