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Title: <b style="">Folk medicines for some diseases prevalent in Lakhimpur district of Brahmaputra valley, Assam</b>
Authors: Kalita, Dilip
Deb, Bikash
Keywords: Folk medicines
<i style="">Bejes</i>
<i style="">Bejinis</i>
Brahmaputra valley
Barak valley
Lakhimpur
Assam
Issue Date: Aug-2006
Publisher: CSIR
Series/Report no.: <b>Int. cl.<sup>7</sup></b> — A61K 35/78
Abstract: An attempt has been made to prepare a list of folk medicines invariably used by <i style="">Bejes</i> (medicine men) and <i style="">Bejinis</i> (medicine women) for treating 10 different diseases namely abdominal pain, abscess, allergy, amebiasis, asthma, backache, fungal infection of nail, lice control, piles and pinworm infection which are prevalent in some rural areas of Lakhimpur district of Brahmaputra valley, Assam. Information on twenty two plant species is given in this paper for further studies.
Description: 319-322
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/123456789/7960
ISSN: 0975-1092 (Online); 0972-592X (Print)
Appears in Collections:NPR Vol.5(4) [July-August 2006]

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