Uses[edit]. Ficus religiosa is used in traditional medicine for about 50 types of disorders including asthma, diabetes, diarrhea, epilepsy. ABSTRACT: In traditional medicine, medicinal plants have been used for the treatment of various diseases. Ficus religiosa is known to be a. Acharya Bal Krishan has given the following medicinal tips for the use of Peepal: 1. For bleeding diarrhoea: Take soft stems of peepal.

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Traditional uses, phytochemistry and pharmacology of Ficus religiosa: Teent had the most pronounced hypocholesterolemic effect that appeared to operate through increased fecal excretion of cholesterol as well as bile acids. Headache, very weak and restless, sight dim, burning at the top of the head.

Decoction of the root bark with salt and jaggery induce anti-diuretic property In Hindu texts, the Plaksa tree is associated with the source of the Sarasvati River. Medicinal plants also play an important role in the lives of rural people, particularly in remote parts of developing countries with few health facilities. Take equal quantity of peepal fruit, roots, bark and shunga and add sugar and honey in it.


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Wound healing activity of the hydro alcoholic extract of Ficus religiosa leaves in rats. Pharmacological activities present in Ficus religiosa: The anticonvulsant activity of the extract is studied in strychnine- pentylenetetrazole- picrotoxin- and isoniazid-induced seizures in mice The methanolic extract of F.

The roots, bark-skin, fruits, and leaves of F. Indigenous knowledge and uses of medicinal plants by local communities of the kali Gandaki Watershed Area, Nepal.

Apply this paste on effective areas and it will prove soothing effects. Tannin, wax, saponin, Leucoanthocyanins. Last update on Plant Mmedicinal Hum Nutr.

The seeds are cooling and refrigerant. The genus Ficus consists of about spec ies and varieties which are widely distributed in India and throughout the world especially in tropical and sub-tropical regions Ghose kindly sent ifcus a supply of the remedy, and I have had very satisfactory results with the x potency in controlling menorrhagia.


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Ficus superstitiosa Link Urostigma affine Miq. The dietary fiber influenced total lipids, cholesterol, triglycerides, and phospholipids of the liver to varying extents. Antibacterial activity of F. Nil Conflict of Interest: Bearing-down pains in lower part of abdomen. In India, since ancient times it has got great mythological, religious and medical importance. Diarrhoeadiabetes, urinary disorder, burns, haemorrhoids, gastrohelcosis, skin diseases, convulsion, tuberculosis, fever, paralysis, oxidative stress, bacterial infection etc.

Experientia ; 45 7: Retrieved 29 January Leaves and trunk, showing the distinctive heart-shaped leaf. A new in vitro screening technique for anthelmintic activity using Ascaridia galli as a test parasite.

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International Journal of PharmTech Research ; 3: This big and old tree is of 30m long. Publication and information directorate, C. An on-line version is also available. Tropical Plants Database, Ken Fern.