Andrographis paniculata NEES- A TRADITIONAL HIGH VALUE MEDICINAL PLANT
Keywords:Andrographis paniculata, Traditional uses, Pharmacology
Andrographis paniculata Nees (Acanthaceae) is also known as ‘Bhuin Neem’ is one among the prioritized a medicinal plant traditionally used in treatment of dengue fever, chronic constipation, liver disease, indigestion, abdominal gas and low appetite, diarrhea, diabetes, arthritis & cancer allergies, skin disease as well as against snake bite and agricultural uses etc. The plant is widely used in ayurvedic and homeopathic systems of medicines. Because of it’s over exploited of forest region for medicinal use, it has become present day an endangered plant. Recently its population is very scanty in nature, so its ex-situ and in-situ conservation is necessary.
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