A review on medicinal properties of endangered medicinal plants
Aditi Panpalia, Kriti Sharma, Khushbu Verma
Since ancient time, medicinal plants have been known for their uses in medical field to cure diseases. In the current scenario, herbal medicine uses are not only increasing day by day for disease cure, they are used as immunity booster as well. Because of the presence of natural active compounds such as secondary metabolites alkaloids, sapononins, flavonoids and many otherin the medicinal plants make them major source of medicinal properties. Present study is focused on the medicinal importance of medicinal plants such as Giloy (Tinosporacordifolia), Moringa (Moringaoleifera), Stevia (Stevia rebaudiana), Nagfani (Opuntiadillenii), Katkhranj (Caesalpinia bonduc) and Datura (Daturastramonium). This review is also focused on the comparative study of these medicinal plants uses in Ayurveda, Homeopathy, Unani and Morden medicine preparations. Present study’s aim is also to explore these medicinal uses in all type of medicine field and medicinal importance of given medicinal plants to open the future research possibilities.