Download Citation on ResearchGate | Leucas aspera – Medicinal plant: A review | Leucas effects; hence, this drug encourage finding its new therapeutic uses. 22 Jan PDF | The current study presents the biological nature and phytochemistry of Leucas aspera (Lamiaceae) based on the available reports. 18 Dec Leucas Aspera (Kaurkansoli, Tag and Chota Halkusa) is a herb, which is uses. It can be used as an insecticidal, anti inflammatory, antipyretic, antiseptic for medicinal value to a great extent and is available abundantly.

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Leucas aspera

Nil Conflict of Interest: Antinociceptive, antioxidant and cytotoxic activities of Leucas aspera root The ethanolic extract was subjected to acetic acid induced writhing inhibition, 1,1-diphenylpicryl hydrazyl DPPH free radical scavenging assay and brine shrimp lethality bioassay for screening of antinociceptive, antioxidant and cytotoxic activity, respectively.


Modi1 and M. Preliminary chemical examination of L. Plant viewed from above Photograph by: Patel1 K. Spermatophyta, Seed plant Division: Leucas aspera is a species within the Leucas genus and the Lamiaceae family. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. How many fingers does the typical human have?

Leucas aspera – Wikipedia

Effect of organic compounds. Studies on Leucas aspera.

Preliminary antinociceptive, antioxidant and cytotoxic activities of Leucas aspera root. Leucas aspera had both fungistatic and fungicidal actions. Indian J Chem Br.

Indian Materia Medica; p. Diagrammatic TS of young stem is quadrangular in outline with four distinct collenchymatous ridges, covered with hairs. Medicina growing in native habitat Photograph by: Medicinally, it has been proven to possess various pharmacological activities like medicinaal, antioxidant, antimicrobial, antinociceptive and cytotoxic activity. It has good quality photos and terse details on more than 3, species and cultivars.

Trease and Evans Pharmacognosy. Phcog Rev [serial online] [cited Apr 28];4: Toxicity evaluation of herbal smoke and synthetic mosquito mat on Culex quinquefasciatus The smoke of leaves of Vitex negundo and L. Leicas smoke of leaves of Vitex negundo and L. Leucas aspera Scientific classification Kingdom: Comments have to be approved before they are shown here.


Last update on Leucas dimidiata Roth Spreng. The flower is reported to contain 10 compounds; among them amyl propionate Indian Medicinal Plants; pp.

Leucas aspera: A review

A taxonomic approach to the study of medicinal plants and animal derived drugs; pp. Quality Standards of Indian Medicinal Plants; pp.

Leucas aspera is typically found in dry, open, sandy soil and is abundant in areas with waste. The extract showed significant lethality to brine shrimp. This page was last edited on 22 Marchat An on-line version is also available.

Close-up of the flowers – and some ants! This section needs more medical references for verification or relies too heavily on primary sources. Dronapushpi, Chitrapathrika, Chitrak-shupa Punjabi: Rao B, Narasimha GV. Leaves are considered useful in chronic rheumatism, psoriasis and other chronic skin eruptions.

Leucas aspera is used commonly as an insecticide. Good descriptions of the plants with terse notes on their uses. The methanol extract of L. Examination of the component fatty acids of the oil from the seeds of Leucas aspera.

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Volatile constituents of Leucas aspera WilId.