Gurvindar Kaur*1, Amit Kumar Singh1, Chandra Shekhar Singh1, Firoj Alam2, Girendra Kumar Gautam3
1Shambhunath Institute of Pharmacy, Allahabad, India
2Kunwar Haribansh Singh College of Pharmacy, Jaunpur, India
3Bhagwant Institute of Pharmacy, Muzaffarnagar, India
Medicinal plants have played a key role in the world health and Herbal drugs have been used since ancient times as medicines for the treatment of a range of diseases. Tinospora cadiofolia. Tinospora cadiofolia is an annual or perennial Ayurvedic plant which is used in several traditional medicines to cure various diseases. It is commonly known as Giloi, Amrita or Guduchi, an important drug of Indian Systems of Medicine (ISM) and Ayurveda and used in medicines since times immemorial. The drug is used in the treatment of fever, diabetes, jaundice, urinary problems, skin diseases and dysentery. In the present study, an effort has been made to establish the Pharmacognostical as well as Phytochemical Investigation of Tinospora cadiofolia stem.
Keywords: Pharmacognostical, Phytochemical Investigation, Tinospora cadiofolia