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


Sunita Verma
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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.

Sunita Verma

Medicinal, Anti-microbial, Antidiabetic, Phytochemical,

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Publication Details

Published in : Volume 2 | Issue 4 | July-August - 2016
Date of Publication Print ISSN Online ISSN
2016-08-30 2395-1990 2394-4099
Page(s) Manuscript Number   Publisher
73-75 IJSRSET16242   Technoscience Academy

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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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