A COMPREHENSIVE REVIEW ON ZEPHYRANTHES CANDIDA: MEDICINAL HERB


Meena Vangalapati, Manoj Kumar Sindiri, Manasa Machavarapu

Abstract


Many herbal plants have the ability to synthesis a wide variety of chemical compounds that are used to perform important biological functions. Zephyranthes candida is a perennial herb grows in china used as traditional medicinal and ornamental plant species, belonging to Amaryllidaceae family. The present review attempts to encompass the upto date comprehensive literature analysis on Zephyranthes candida with respect to its phytochemistry and its various pharmacological activities.

Key Words: Zephyranthes candida, Flavonoids, Alkaloids, Amaryllidaceae, Anti-microbial

 


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Title

A COMPREHENSIVE REVIEW ON ZEPHYRANTHES CANDIDA: MEDICINAL HERB

Date

01-10-2013

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Innovare Journal of Ayurvedic Sciences
Vol 1 Issue 3 2013 (October-December) Page: 14-18

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Meena Vangalapati
Andhra university.
India

Manoj Kumar Sindiri
Andhra university
India

Manasa Machavarapu
Andhra university
India


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