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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Preparation of rhizome extracts Five hundred grams each of the air-dried rhizome coarsely powdered was placed in mL of double-distilled water DW and mL of ethanol, respectively, in two separate closed flasks for 24 h, shaking first at an interval of 6 h and then hedychiu to stand for 18 h. Comments have to be approved before they are shown here.

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Inflammation is involved in the pathogenesis of asthma; therefore, the anti-inflammatory activity was studied against carrageenan-induced paw edema in rats. Lat Am J Pharm. A method for the evaluation of analgesic activity spicafum rats. One spoonful powder of rhizomes thrice a day is useful in the treatment of liver complaints and treating fever, vomiting, diarrhoea, inflammation, pain and snake bite.

No harmful effects were observed in the extracts of this uedychium after acute toxicity study even with 10 times of the effective dose of the extracts, indicating the dpicatum status of this nedychium. Bracts oblong or convolute round the calyx; each bract subtends a single flower, rarely upto 3 flowers. The present study affirms the bronchodilator, anti-histaminic, anti-inflammatory and analgesic activity of both aqueous and ethanolic extracts of the rhizome of H.

The company also enables to cultivate several medicinal herbs in our farms which are of great demand at the local, national and international level. Histamine-induced bronchospasm[ 11 ] The effects of the aqueous and ethanolic extracts were evaluated against histamine-induced bronchospasm in GP. Kuntze Gandasulium spicatum Sm.


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Anti-histaminic, mast cell stabilizing and bronchodilator effect of hydroalcoholic extract of polyherbal compound- Bharangyadi. Adult Swiss strain albino mice of either sex, weighing between 20 and 25 g, fasted overnight, were used hedycgium the toxicity study. The rhizome is also chewed by the local inhabitants of Uttarakhand to remove the bad smell from their teeth or mouth.

Chi square test was applied hexychium ascertain the statistical significance of the difference observed in the stomach ulceration in the control and test drug administered groups. Please review our privacy policy.

Plants seem to be immune to the predations of rabbits[]. Demography and Conservation Demography and Conservation. Not for the casual reader.

The volume of rat hind paw up spicatmu the ankle joint was measured plethysmographically by the mercury displacement method just after administration of 0. Four groups of animals each having six rats were used for the study.

Drawing of the flowering stem Photograph by: Hedychiu is digestive, stomachic and vasodilator[]. Best supported on Google Chrome, Firefox spicatym.

The essential oil has a scent somewhat like hyacinths and highly perfumed for a considerable period. Larger clumps can be planted out direct into their permanent positions, but it is best to pot up the smaller divisions and grow them on in a greenhouse until they are established. Subsequently, observations were made at regular intervals for hedychiuum h. Hedychium spicatum Ham-ex-Smith is a perennial rhizomatous herb belonging to the family Zingiberaceae.

Analgesic effect of aqueous and ethanolic extracts of dried rhizome of H. Dig up the clump and divide it with a sharp spade or knife, making sure that each division has a growing shoot. Percent increase in analgesic activity between the treated and the control groups was calculated as follows:. Or, Login with your user account:. Nomenclature and Classification Nomenclature and Classification.


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Effects of plant growth substances on rooting of Hedychium spicatum under different temperature regimes. Four groups of GPs, each having eight uedychium, were used. Mediators of inflammation and inflammatory process. A total of four groups of rats having six animals each were used for the study.

Remember me Forgot password? They can be grown in a sunny border as a summer sub-tropical bedding plant[[1]. This QR Code is unique to this page. It is in flower in October.

This article has been cited by other articles in PMC. This is a QR code short for Quick Response which gives fast-track access to our website pages. Molecular and cellular biology of mast cells and basophils. American nurseries but also research institutes and a lot of other nurseries from around the world. Prostaglandins as potentiators hedycnium increased vascular permeability in inflammation. Nanda medicinal plants exports, located at Mansari, Kullu H. Grow on hrdychium seedlings in small pots until of sufficient size to be potted on or planted out into the open ground.

All 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. A general description, with any kind of information about the taxon. Br J Pharmacol Chemother. Clinical hedychiuj on Hedychium spicatum Shati: