STUDY OF MEDICINAL HERBS AND ITS ANTIBACTERIAL ACTIVITY: A REVIEW

  • Tapan K Mahato Faculty of Pharmacy, Post Graduate Studies, Bhupal Nobles University, Udaipur,-313001, Rajasthan, INDIA
  • K Sharma Faculty of Pharmacy, Post Graduate Studies, Bhupal Nobles University, Udaipur,-313001, Rajasthan, INDIA

Abstract

The beneficial medicinal effects of plant materials typically result from the secondary products present in the plant although, it is usually not attributed to a single compound but a combination of the metabolites. The medicinal actions of plants are unique to a particular plant species or group, consistent with the concept that the combination of secondary products in a particular plant is taxonomically distinct.The screening of plants usually involves several approach; ethno botanical approach is one of the common methods that are employed in choosing the plant for pharmacological study. In the present review paper, antimicrobial properties of various medicinal plants were reviewed. The present review deals with the antibacterial activity of various medicinal plants.


Keywords: Antimicrobial, Herbal Drugs, WHO, Cup-plate Method, Anti-bacterial Activity.

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Tapan K Mahato, Faculty of Pharmacy, Post Graduate Studies, Bhupal Nobles University, Udaipur,-313001, Rajasthan, INDIA

Faculty of Pharmacy, Post Graduate Studies, Bhupal Nobles University, Udaipur,-313001, Rajasthan, INDIA

K Sharma, Faculty of Pharmacy, Post Graduate Studies, Bhupal Nobles University, Udaipur,-313001, Rajasthan, INDIA

Faculty of Pharmacy, Post Graduate Studies, Bhupal Nobles University, Udaipur,-313001, Rajasthan, INDIA

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Mahato, T. K., & Sharma, K. (2018). STUDY OF MEDICINAL HERBS AND ITS ANTIBACTERIAL ACTIVITY: A REVIEW. Journal of Drug Delivery and Therapeutics, 8(5-s), 47-54. https://doi.org/10.22270/jddt.v8i5-s.1938
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