Anemone rivularis Buch.-Ham. ex DC.(Ranunculaceae) in India: A review on its taxonomy, ethnomedicinal and chemical profiling
Pravesh Rajput, Raza Waris, Priyanka Agnihotri
Anemone rivularis Buch.-Ham. ex DC. belongs to family Ranunculaceae, a perennial herb mainly distributed in temperate and subtropical climates in both Northern and Southern hemispheres. In India, it abundantly found in the Indian Himalayan region. This species is chemically, genetically and geographically variable and have variable vernacular names and a wide range of medicinal uses, including rheumatoid arthritis, dysentery, stomach-ache, malaria, stress and anxiety, snakebite, burns, cuts and wounds. A. rivularis traditionally usedto treat inflammation and cancer.The purpose of this study is to evaluate the existing literature on A. rivularis decoction from different aspects: taxonomical, pharmacological, chemical constituents and conservation status. It will provide reference for further research in different species of Anemone.
Pravesh Rajput, Raza Waris, Priyanka Agnihotri. Anemone rivularis Buch.-Ham. ex DC. (Ranunculaceae) in India: A review on its taxonomy, ethnomedicinal and chemical profiling. International Journal of Botany Studies, Volume 7, Issue 4, 2022, Pages 124-130