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Volume 4 Issue 7
July-2017
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JETIR1707041

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229-233

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TRADITIONAL USES OF AGERATUM CONYZOIDES AND ITS BIOACTIVITIES - A SHORT REVIEW

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2349-5162

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"TRADITIONAL USES OF AGERATUM CONYZOIDES AND ITS BIOACTIVITIES - A SHORT REVIEW", International Journal of Emerging Technologies and Innovative Research (www.jetir.org), ISSN:2349-5162, Vol.4, Issue 7, page no.229-233, July-2017, Available :http://www.jetir.org/papers/JETIR1707041.pdf

Abstract

Among the weeds, members of Ageratum seem to be the most commonly spreading in agricultural areas throughout the world. Ageratum conyzoides Linn is commonly known as Appa grass and goat weed belongs to the family Asteraceae tribe Eupatoriae.Ageratum conyzoides Linn.(Family Asteraceae) which is widely spread all over the world, especially in the tropical and subtropical region. There are many reports on folk and traditional uses that include gynecological diseases, sleeping sickness, mouthwash, anti-inflammatory, insecticides, wound dressing, skin diseases, ophthalmic, colic, ulcers treatment, diarrhoea, dysentery, fever, etc and the plant has been well documented major pharmacological activities that includes anti-inflammatory activity, spasmolytic effects, gamma radiation effects, anti cancer analgesic activity, antimicrobial activity, and radical scavenging activity, antimalarial activity and others activities. In the present review, an attempt has been made to congregate the traditional uses, and bioactivities done on Ageratum conyzoides Linn.

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Ageratum conyzoides, Traditional uses, Bioactivities, Asteraceae

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"TRADITIONAL USES OF AGERATUM CONYZOIDES AND ITS BIOACTIVITIES - A SHORT REVIEW", International Journal of Emerging Technologies and Innovative Research (www.jetir.org | UGC and issn Approved), ISSN:2349-5162, Vol.4, Issue 7, page no. pp229-233, July-2017, Available at : http://www.jetir.org/papers/JETIR1707041.pdf

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Published Paper ID: JETIR1707041
Registration ID: 218089
Published In: Volume 4 | Issue 7 | Year July-2017
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Page No: 229-233
ISSN Number: 2349-5162

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"TRADITIONAL USES OF AGERATUM CONYZOIDES AND ITS BIOACTIVITIES - A SHORT REVIEW", International Journal of Emerging Technologies and Innovative Research (www.jetir.org | UGC and issn Approved), ISSN:2349-5162, Vol.4, Issue 7, page no. pp229-233, July-2017, Available at : http://www.jetir.org/papers/JETIR1707041.pdf




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