A report on the quality control parameters of aerial parts of Pluchea lanceolata (DC.) Oliv. & Hiern, Asteraceae

S. Khan, R. Rawat, A.K.S. Rawat, A. Shirwaiker

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Pluchea lanceolata (DC.) Oliv. & Hiern, Asteraceae, is a weed that has been used as an indigenous medicine in India as an antipyretic, analgesic, anti-rheumatic and nervine tonic. This paper aims at setting the morphological and anatomical standards and to characterize the extract(s) of P. lanceolata by preliminary phytochemical screening as quality control parameter for the raw material.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)563-567
Number of pages5
JournalBrazilian Journal of Pharmacognosy
Issue number4
Publication statusPublished - 2010


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