• Sandeep Dewal Reproductive Physiology Section, Department of Zoology, University of Rajasthan, Jaipur, Rajasthan, India.
  • Rachna Sharma Reproductive Physiology Section, Department of Zoology, University of Rajasthan, Jaipur, Rajasthan, India.
  • R.s. Gupta Reproductive Physiology Section, Department of Zoology, University of Rajasthan, Jaipur, Rajasthan, India.




Medicinal plants, Chambal riverine, Phytoconstituents, Antifertility


Indian sub-continent showing very high diversity in both ecological and geographical aspects. In India, medicinal plants are widely distributed in different climatic conditions and are abundant in a mountainous region or riverine area. In this review, are being discussed anti-fertility properties of India's well-known Chambal riverine flora. This area is rich in many medicinal plants as Acyranthus aspera, Acacia catechu, Nelumbo nucifera, Nyctanthes arbortristis, Mimosa pudica, Adhatoda vasica, Calotropis gigantea, Pergularia daemia, Vicoa indica, etc. These plants possess potential antifertility activity and many phytoconstituents, responsible for antispermatogenic, anti-implantation, antiovulatory, antiandrogenic, and many more activities. Hence, this review comprises a brief study of some medicinal plants found in Chambal riverine and showing the comprehensive antifertility activity of those plants.


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Author Biographies

Sandeep Dewal, Reproductive Physiology Section, Department of Zoology, University of Rajasthan, Jaipur, Rajasthan, India.

Dept. of Zoology

Research Scholar

Rachna Sharma, Reproductive Physiology Section, Department of Zoology, University of Rajasthan, Jaipur, Rajasthan, India.

Research Scholar

dept of zoology

R.s. Gupta, Reproductive Physiology Section, Department of Zoology, University of Rajasthan, Jaipur, Rajasthan, India.

Associate Professor

dept of Zoology


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How to Cite

Dewal, S., R. Sharma, and R. Gupta. “A REVIEW ON ANTIFERTILITY ACTIVITY OF PLANTS OF CHAMBAL RIVERINE”. Asian Journal of Pharmaceutical and Clinical Research, vol. 11, no. 8, Aug. 2018, pp. 8-14, doi:10.22159/ajpcr.2018.v11i8.24260.



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