Anti-ulcer plants present in west Godavari District of Andhra Pradesh, India: A short review
Venkata Narasimha Kadali, Sudhakara Rao P, B V Sandeep
Ulcers are characterised by the sores in the intestinal tracts. Peptic ulcers are more prevalent in India and rest of the world. Plants are the natural inhibitors of various fatal diseases. The Phytochemicals present in the plants are very efficient in eliminating diseases. As the modern medicines have hazardous effects on the human systems the best source of drugs without adverse effects could be herbal sources. The present review aims at the some of the medicinal herbs such as Ocimum sanctum, Azadirachta indica, Carica papaya, Mangifera indica, Ficus religiosa, Jasminum grandiflorum, Cucumis sativus, Cucumis melo, Musa paradisiaca and Zingiber officinale present in the West Godavari district of Andhra Pradesh, India which have potent anti-ulcer activity and their photographs have also been given in this mini review.