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A Review Article: Pharmacological uses and Phytochemistry Studies on Carica papaya

Journal: International Journal of Pharmaceutical Sciences and Medicine (IJPSM) (Vol.8, No. 3)

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Page : 109-122

Keywords : Carica papaya is a medicinal plant; anti-dengue; pharmacological; ayurvedic; and phytochemical activities;

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For a very long time, the papaya has been valued for both its nutritionals, and therapeutic activity. The various traditional medical systems, including Ayurveda, are well aware of the therapeutic benefits of papaya fruit and other parts. Its many portions have been described in numerous traditional literatures for various disease situations, including cold, fever, headache, swellings, gonorrhoea, itches, jaundice, eczema, asthma, chicken pox, bronchitis and whooping cough. Over the past forty years, numerous outstanding studies on biological functions and therapeutic uses have been documented, establishing it as a significant nutraceutical agent. Scientific research has been done on the Carica papaya Linn. leaf for a number of therapeutic purposes, including antibacterial, antioxidant, antipyretic, insecticidal, antimicrobial, and anti-mollusk properties. Given this, Leaves have been investigated using variation of cutting-edge approach, as well as phytoextraction of heavy metals and phytoremediation of particle pollution. The past severals decade, A numbers of read up on phytoconstituents and the chemical make-up of leaves have been published. The presents-day review seeks to allow a overviews of Carica papaya Linn. pharmacognostic phytochemical and pharmacological studies.

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