A Review Study on Phytochemical and Pharmacological Properties of Ficus benghalensis (Indian Banyan Tree)

Authors(1) :-Sunita Verma

Ficus bengalensis (commonly known as a Banyan tree) is an evergreen tree and belongs to the family Moraceae. Ficus benghalensis is an important medicinal plant that has a number of bioactive compounds. The whole plant of Ficus bengalensis (leaves, fruits and bark) are used as anti-oxidant, anti-cancer, anti-microbial properties and also used in the treatment of several diseases. The present review aims to update the information on the phytochemical and pharmacological properties, botanical description of Ficus bengalensis.

Authors and Affiliations

Sunita Verma
Maharaja Ganga Singh University, Bikaner, Rajasthan, India

Medicinal, Anti-microbial, Antidiabetic, Phytochemical,

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Publication Details

Published in : Volume 2 | Issue 4 | July-August 2016
Date of Publication : 2016-08-30
License:  This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License.
Page(s) : 73-75
Manuscript Number : IJSRSET16242
Publisher : Technoscience Academy

Print ISSN : 2395-1990, Online ISSN : 2394-4099

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Sunita Verma, " A Review Study on Phytochemical and Pharmacological Properties of Ficus benghalensis (Indian Banyan Tree), International Journal of Scientific Research in Science, Engineering and Technology(IJSRSET), Print ISSN : 2395-1990, Online ISSN : 2394-4099, Volume 2, Issue 4, pp.73-75, July-August-2016.
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