Vriddhi is an important and threatened plant of Ashtawarga group. Substitution of Vriddhi as suggested by AYUSH is being exploited by manufacturers/companies leading to decreased therapeutic value of formulations. Ancient texts reflects number of important uses, however limited scientific data is available on therapeutic potentials of the plant. This monograph compiles all scientific work done on this plant at a single platform that may enable scientists to further explore the plant.
Dr. Parveen Bansal, Ph.D(Biochemistry), FRSM, FICA (USA) working as Joint Director, at Baba Farid University of Health Science, Faridkot has a work experience of 21 years at various positions. He represented India as Member 23 Indian Scientific Expedition to Antarctica. He has published 150 research papers, 12 books, 35 chapters in different books.
Jaswinder Kaur Virk
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LAP LAMBERT Academic Publishing
Vriddhi, Habenaria intermedia, Ashtwarga, Pharmacological activities
MEDICAL / Pharmacology