Leucas aspera commonly known as ‘Thumbai’ is distributed throughout India from the effects; hence, this drug encourage finding its new therapeutic uses. . Ishibashi M. Separation of Leucas aspera, a medicinal plant of Bangladesh. General Information. Leucas aspera is an erect, annual plant with a much- branched stem 30 – 60cm tall[ The plant is harvested from the wild for local use, primarily as a medicine, but also as a food and insect repellent. Medicinal Rating, *. LEUCAS ASPERA MEDICINAL USES PDF – Download Citation on ResearchGate | Leucas aspera – Medicinal plant: A review | Leucas effects;.
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Leaf TS of leaf passing through the midrib is broadly convex on the lower side and slightly grooved or flat on the upper side, a centrally located conjoint and collateral meristele associated with a parenchymatous pericycle layer on lower side, collenchymatous tissue underneath both the epidermis; dorsiventral lamina epidermis covered with thick cuticle, traversed with stomata, bears simple and glandular trichomes of the same type as found on stem, 1 to 2 layered palisade tissue occupying the major area of the section and spongy parenchyma.
Leucas aspera had both fungistatic and fungicidal actions.
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Leucas aspera is reported to have antifungal, prostaglandin inhibitory, antioxidant, antimicrobial, antinociceptive and cytotoxic activities. The extract showed significant lethality to brine shrimp. Pharmacognostical evaluation of Leucas luecas.
Year ISBN Description Excellent book, covering over 1, species of useful plants from Nepal together with information on the geography and medicnal of Nepal. Plant viewed from lehcas Photograph by: Close-up of the flowers – and some ants!
Aspra you have any useful information about this plant, please leave a comment. Modi1 and M. Nil Conflict of Interest: TS of leaf passing through the midrib is broadly convex on the lower side and slightly grooved or flat on the upper side, a centrally located conjoint and collateral meristele associated with a parenchymatous pericycle layer on lower side, collenchymatous tissue underneath both the epidermis; dorsiventral lamina epidermis covered with thick cuticle, traversed with stomata, medifinal simple and glandular trichomes of the same type as found on stem, 1 to 2 layered palisade tissue occupying the major area of the section and spongy parenchyma.
Thumba is commonly found throughout India usds the Philippines as well as the plains of Mauritius and Java. Chemical examination of Leucas aspera. Diterpenes from Leucas aspera inhibiting prostaglandin-induced contractions.
A novel phenolic compound from Leucas aspera Spreng. An on-line version is also available.
Last update on Indian Council of Medicinal Research; Footnotes Source of Support: Leaves are sub-sessile or shortly petiolate, linear or linearly lanceolate, obtuse, pubescent up to 8. These studies reveal that L.
Unsourced or poorly sourced material may be challenged and removed. This section needs more medical references for verification or relies too heavily on primary sources. Isolation and identification of nicotine from leucas aspera willd Indian J Pharm Sci. The unsaponifiable fraction contained 3-sitosterol and ceryl alcohol. Phcog Rev [serial online] [cited Apr 28];4: Qspera with ‘species’ microformats Articles needing additional medical references from July All articles needing additional references Articles requiring reliable medical sources All articles medicinak reliable references Articles lacking reliable references from December All articles with unsourced statements Articles with unsourced statements from July Taxonbars with automatically added basionyms.
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It has good quality photos and terse details on more than 3, species and cultivars. The essential oils from L. Two aliphatic ketols from Leucas aspera.
Corolla 1 cm long; tube 5 mm long and pubescent above, annulate in the middle; upper lip 3 mm long, densely white-woolly; lower lip about twice as long, the middle lobe obviate, rounded, the lateral lobes small, subacute. Leucas aspera had both fungistatic and aspdra actions. Preliminary aspear, antioxidant and cytotoxic activities of Leucas aspera root.