Sul S. R, Shaikh K. B, Pandhare Y. L, Kale V. M., Nagansurkar S.
Sul S. R*, Shaikh K. B, Pandhare Y. L, Dr. Kale V. M., Nagansurkar S.
MUP’S Institute of Pharmacy (D-pharm), Pundalik Nagar Degaon (Risod), Dist-Washim, MS (India)-444506
Volume - 10,
Issue - 2,
Year - 2018
About the 80% population of the developing world is still dependent upon the traditional medicine available in their surrounding i.e. vegetation/forest to meet their demand, rely on medicinal plants because of their effectiveness, no side effects, adverse effect, and economically chief. In Vidharbha region lot of tribal peoples live in forest area and they go to vaidus, Hakims.Vaidus and Hakims using the natural remedies for treatingthe various diseases. Tribal peoples use traditional herbal formulations to treat common ailments despite the availability of the modern pharmaceutical drugs in the nearby towns and cities. This traditional knowledge is hardly communicated to vaidus and Hakims. This knowledge must be recorded, documented and an attempt to establish scientific correlation should be made.The current ethnomedical survey is aimed to identify, collect about 33 plants used by local triable people to treat ailments like wound healing in case of DiabetesMellitus and respiratory disorders like asthma, bronchitis, cough, breathlessness, Tuberculosis along with these plants are used for the treatment in piles, epilepsy, neuralgia, psoriasis, rheumatism, abortifacient, anthelmintic, cardiotonic carminative and digestive. The information pooled from this survey can be further used for establishing the scientific data pertaining to these claims. If such claims are proven scientifically standardized method can be developed for the reliable and reproducible use of these remedies.
Cite this article:
Sul S. R, Shaikh K. B, Pandhare Y. L, Kale V. M., Nagansurkar S.. Survey of some Medicinally Valued Plants found in Vidharbh Region of Washim District. Res. J. Pharmacognosy and Phytochem. 2018; 10(2): 168-170. doi: 10.5958/0975-4385.2018.00025.0