International Journal of Pharmacognosy and Pharmaceutical Sciences

Vol. 4, Issue 1, Part A (2022)

Understanding the importance of giloy in present scenario


Dr. Neha Sharma


Giloy (Tinospora cordifolia) is a plant medicine which is widely used in Unani system of medicine (USM) for various therapeutic purposes. It has antipyretic, analgesic, anti- inflammatory purpose and anti-diabetic potential. This is a review paper based on published literature which discusses morphology, habitat, pharmacological actions and ethno-botanical therapeutic uses of this medicinal plants. It is concluded that, this is one of the best herbal medicine for pyrexia, diabetes mellitus and syphilis in USM.

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How to cite this article:
Dr. Neha Sharma. Understanding the importance of giloy in present scenario. Int. J. Pharmacognosy Pharm. Sci. 2022;4(1):86-88. DOI: 10.33545/27067009.2022.v4.i1a.106
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