Journal of Pharmacognosy and Phytochemistry
Vol. 2, Issue 3 (2013)
Nyctanthes arbortristis Against Pathogenic Bacteria
Savita G. Aggarwal* and Sanjay Goyal
Nature has provided a complete storehouse of knowledge of drug. Herbal drugs constitute a major part in all traditional systems of medicines. Since ancient times mankind has exploited nature for all kind of useful production and enjoyed the colors, flavors and fragrances of flowers, food etc. Rigveda, the book supplies curious information on this subject. Despite the importance of western medicines, towards the end of the 20th century there again began a revival of interest in traditional medicines not only in developing countries, but also in the developed countries. The resurgence of plant based medicine is mainly due to the increasing evidences of the health hazards associated with the indiscriminate use of the modern medicine such as antibiotic, steroids and other synthetic drug. The plants used in the traditional system of medicine of India and china are now receiving much scientific attention.
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Savita G. Aggarwal* and Sanjay Goyal. Nyctanthes arbortristis Against Pathogenic Bacteria. J Pharmacogn Phytochem 2013;2(3):124-127.