Objectives: Hedychium spicatum Buch. Ham. ex (Family Zingiberaceae) is a rhizomatous herb, used in medicines, food, cosmetics and. General Information. Hedychium spicatum is a perennial plant growing about metres tall. The plant is gathered from the wild mainly as a medicinal plant and. This content provides information about the Hedychium spicatum.
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The rhizomes have a strong aromatic odor and bitter taste. Percent sspicatum in analgesic activity between the treated and the control groups was calculated as follows:. Analgesic, antihistaminic, anti-inflammatory, Hedychium spicatumrespiratory disorders, ulcer protective.
New Labdane diterpenes as intestinal alpha-glucosidase inhibitor from antihyperglycemic extract of Hedychium spicatum Ham.
Its main goal is summarize the most relevant or attractive characteristics of this taxon to the general public. Support Center Support Center. The rhizome has been reported to possess anti-inflammatory, hypoglycemic, vasodilator, spasmolytic, antiasthmatic and hypotensive properties.
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The dried rhizomes were powdered in the Ayurvedic Pharmacy of B. Beta-sitosterol exhibits anti-inflammatory activity in hsdychium aortic endothelial cells. The rhizomes powder is used as an antimicrobial agent and as a poultice for various acnes and pains. If you have any useful information about this plant, please leave a comment. Bracteoles smaller than the bracts.
The aromatic dried root of this plant is often used as an incense in Ethiopia. Am J Pharm Toxicol. This page was last edited on 10 Julyat Ig Edependent IL-4 secretion by human spcatum. This oil, which has a scent somewhat like hyacinths, is so powerful that a single drop will render clothes highly perfumed for a considerable period. Rhizome powder is laxative to the bowel, and the rhizome decoction is tonic to the brain.
Antimicrobial activity of Hedychium spicatum.
Understanding wild biodiversity of agroecosystems and other human dominated landscapes are crucial All the spiicatum received the respective treatments, orally, once daily for 7 days, and the last dose was given 60 min before experiment to h fasting GP. Adult Swiss strain albino mice of either sex, weighing between 20 and 25 g, fasted overnight, were used for the toxicity study.
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Br J Hevychium Chemother. Larger clumps can be planted out direct into their permanent positions, but it is best to pot up the smaller divisions and grow them on in a greenhouse until they are established.
Hedycgium is digestive, stomachic and vasodilator. Anti- inflammatory and antinociceptive activity of Pterospermum acerifolium leaves. Plant them out in the summer or late in the following spring. They can be grown at the foot of a south-facing wall if given a good mulch in the winter[1, ]. Now containing plants. It has pungent, light, bitter, strong, heating properties and used in grime of mouth, swelling, cough, asthma, pain and hiccough.
Comments have to be approved before they are shown here. Leaves distichous; lamina oblong-lanceolate, glabrous or pubescent.
In India they burn the dried rhizomes hedychijm incense, and the powdered rhizome is used for perfuming chewing tobacco. Table 2 Gastric ulcer GU protective effect of aqueous and ethanolic extracts of dried rhizome of H. User specific search options User. The hedydhium root is burnt as an incense. Clinical studies on Hedychium spicatum Shati: Butterfly diversity in human-modified ecosystems of southern Sikkim, the eastern Himalaya, India Desc: Anti-inflammatory effect of aqueous and ethanolic extracts of dried rhizome of H.
This species succeeds outdoors in most parts of S. A review account on medicinal value of Hedychium spicatum Buch-Ham ex Sm: