Brindha, S.; Thamaraiselvi, T.; Maragathavalli, S.; Annadurai, B.; Gangwar, S. K.
May 2012
International Journal of Advanced Biological Research;2012, Vol. 2 Issue 2, p298
Academic Journal
The present study was aimed to study the chemical value and medicinal value of vitex negundo Linn. Herbal medicines are the precursors of many common drugs prescribed in clinical practice modern western industrial countries today. In the present study the selected plant Vitex negundo Linn., belongs to the family Verbenaceae, which is known to possess several medicinal properties. This plant has been extensively investigated by many scientists for its medicinal activities. In our present work on the phytochemical and pharmacological properties of the leaves of vitex negundo was evidently support the long term Anti oxidant property, anti inflammatory, anti cancer and anti inflammatory activity of Vitex negundo. The studies on Vitex negundo leaves were showed good potential to utilize this plant for commercial purposes.


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