Pharmacological properties of andrographis paniculata

Pharmacological properties of andrographis paniculata

Author: 
Pallav Kaushik Deshpande, Anupam Kumar Pathak and Ragini Gothalwal
Abstract: 

Andrographis paniculata Nees, a well-known plant of Indian and Chinese traditional system of medicines, commonly known as Kalmegh has drawn attention of researchers in recent times. Andrographolide, the principal bioactive phytoconstituent of the plant has shown credible anticancer, anti-inflammatory, angiogenic, antivenom, antidiabetic, antimalarial potentially in various investigations around the globe. This review contains brief discussion about active constituent and pharmacological activity of plant Andrographis paniculata.

Paper No: 
051