The Valuable Medicinal Plants of Northeast India: Illicium griffithii Hook. f., Pothos scandens L. and Sarcostemma acidum (Roxb.) Voigt

Deepjyoti Dutta1,2, Manob Jyoti Bordoloi1*, Nayan Kamal Bhattacharyya2*
1Chemical Science and Technology Division, CSIR-North East Institute of Science & Technology, Jorhat 785006, Assam, India
2Department of Chemistry, Sikkim Manipal University (Sikkim Manipal Institute of Technology), Majitar -737136, Sikkim, India

Corresponding Author: nkamalbhatt@gmail.com; Tel: +91-9382371372
Recieved Date: 12 April 2021; Accepted Date: 07 August 2021; Published Date: 03 September
Citation: Dutta D, Bordoloi M, Bhattacharyya NK. The Valuable Medicinal Plants of Northeast India: Illicium griffithii Hook. f., Pothos scandens L. and Sarcostemma acidum (Roxb.) Voigt. Trop J Nat Prod Res. 2021; 5(8):1323-1332. http://www.doi.org/10.26538/tjnpr/v5i8.1
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ABSTRACT

Illicium griffithii Hook. f., Pothos scandens L. and Sarcostemma acidum (Roxb.) Voigt are important medicinal plants available in sub-Himalayan region of Northeast India. The study was designed to investigate the plants for their traditional values responsible for the treatment of several diseases along with diverse chemical constituents and biological activities. A bibliographic survey was conducted by exploring recognized books and searching Scienti?c databases (ScienceDirect, SciFinder, Google Scholar, and PubMed) for the available information on the three species. A total of 80 references were covered with 49 compounds reported from these three plants till date. This review demonstrates the potential of the plants I. griffithii, P. scandens and S. acidum as a source of therapeutic agents.

Keywords: I. griffithii, P. scandens, S. acidum, Traditional uses, Chemical constituents, Bioactivity.
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