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 flowers are sweetly scented, the scent being most pronounced towards evening.
Drawing of the flowering stem Photograph by: The rhizome powder 3—4 g two times in a day is used in asthma, foul breath, bronchitis, hiccough, vomiting, tridosha and blood diseases. Life cycles are treated in the field for Life Cycle.
The authentic rhizome of H.
Always seek advice from a professional before using a plant medicinally. Animals were acclimatized for 1 week before use. Its delicate, and sweetly-scented, creamy-white to pale yellow flowers have a coral apricot-pink colouring towards the ehdychium, and are held high on the flower spike, about feet above ground level.
Potential Blenders and core components note. It prefers moist soil. The rootstock is carminative, emmenagogue, expectorant, stimulant, stomachic and tonic[, ].
Hedychium spicatum — Vikaspedia
Seasonal diversity of butterflies and their larval food plants in the surroundings of upper Neora Vall Council of Scientific and Industrial Research Publication; Hedychium spicatum – Buch. Retrieved from ” https: Samant SS, Dhar U.
The volume of rat hind paw up to the ankle joint was measured plethysmographically by the mercury displacement method just after administration of 0. Powder of the species is used orally for body pain and inflammation; however, small pieces of fresh roots cooked in burning flame and chewed with one glass of hot milk for the treatment of asthma and internal injury. In-vitro pediculicidal activity of Hedychium spicatum essential oil.
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Publisher Weinheim Year ISBN – Description An excellent and hedtchium comprehensive guide but it only gives very short descriptions of the uses without any details of how to utilize the plants. Requires a rich moist soil and a sunny position.
The Wealth of India; pp. Ethical permission for the investigation of animals used in the experiments was taken from the Animal Ethics Committee of the Institute Notification No. Acute toxicity study[ 16 ] Adult Swiss strain albino mice of either sex, weighing between 20 and 25 wpicatum, fasted overnight, were used for the toxicity study.
Plants For A Future can not take any responsibility for any adverse effects from the use of plants. Cytotoxic sesquiterpenes from Hedychium spicatum: Subsequently, observations were made at regular intervals for 24 h. Uses and Management Uses and Management. Dictionary of Indian medicinal plants; p. You can unsubscribe at anytime. Gas chromatographic examination of the essential oil of rhizomes of Hedychium spicatum. Comments have to be approved before they are shown here. Only comments or links that are felt to be directly relevant to a plant will be included.
Understanding wild biodiversity of agroecosystems and other human dominated landscapes are crucial Inflammation itself is associated with pain; therefore, the analgesic activity of H.
Hardy bulb, Hardy perennial. National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases: A textual diagnostic description of the species spicztum is not necessarily structured. Heedychium the groups received the respective treatments, orally, once daily for 7 days, and the last dose was given 60 min before experiment to h fasting GP. Molecular and cellular biology of mast cells and basophils. Effects of plant growth substances on rooting of Hedychium spicatum under different temperature regimes.
Antiasthmatic activity of Nyctanthes arbortristis leaves. Phytochemical investigation of labdane diterpenes from the rhizomes of Hedychium spicatum and their cytotoxic activity.