Nikita Dhimmar, Nisha M. Patel, Vipul Gajera, Vijay Lambole
Nikita Dhimmar*, Nisha M. Patel, Vipul Gajera, Vijay Lambole
Department of Pharmacology, Vidyabharti Trust College of Pharmacy, Umrakh.
Volume - 8,
Issue - 4,
Year - 2015
The aspire of this literature review is to provide advance research in succession for the future scientists to ascertain new drug molecules from the medicinal plant, Moringa oleifera Lam. (Moringaceae). The plant provides a rich and rare combination of zeatin, quercetin, beta-sitosterol and kaempferol.
Moringa oleifera Lam is very significant for its medicinal value. a choice of parts of this plant such as leaves, roots, seed, bark, fruit, flowers and immature pods act as cardiac and circulatory stimulants, have power over antitumor, antipyretic, anti-inflammatory, antiulcer, antispasmodic, diuretic, antihypertensive, cholesterol lowering, antioxidant, antidiabetic, hepatoprotective, antibacterial and antifungal activities, and are being in used for the treatment of different ailments in the indigenous system of medicine. This review gives the scientific information regarding pharmacological potentials of Moringa oleifera Lam. (Moringaceae).
Cite this article:
Nikita Dhimmar, Nisha M. Patel, Vipul Gajera, Vijay Lambole. Pharmacological Activities of Moringa oleifera : An Overview. Research J. Pharm. and Tech. 8(4): April, 2015; Page 476-480. doi: 10.5958/0974-360X.2015.00079.7