• Sunita Verma Assistant Professor, Department of Botany, Rakesh P.G. College, Pilani, Rajasthan, India


Spinacia oleracea is an edible green vegetable plant, belong to the family of Amaranthaceae. Spinacia oleracea have various pharmacological activities such as anti-oxidant, anti-proliferative, anti-inflammatory, anti-histaminic and hepatoprotective. The present paper is an attempt to provide a detailed botanical description, classification, nutrient contents, traditional uses and pharmacological properties of this medicinal herb.

Keywords: Medicinal Plant, Hepatoprotective, Natural drug, Non-toxic


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Sunita Verma, Assistant Professor, Department of Botany, Rakesh P.G. College, Pilani, Rajasthan, India

Assistant Professor, Department of Botany, Rakesh P.G. College, Pilani, Rajasthan, India


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Verma S. A STUDY ON MEDICINAL HERB SPINACIA OLERACEAE LINN: AMARANTHACEAE. JDDT [Internet]. 14Jul.2018 [cited 26Feb.2020];8(4):59-1. Available from: http://jddtonline.info/index.php/jddt/article/view/1767