Ancient Science of Life

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Year
: 2003  |  Volume : 23  |  Issue : 2  |  Page : 100--107

Pharmacognostical evaluation of Caesalpinia sappan heartwood


Shrishailappa Badami1, Sujay R Rai1, Sudheer Moorkoth1, S Rajan2, B Suresh1 
1 J.S.S. College of Pharmacy, Rocklands, Ootacamund 643 001. T.N., India
2 Survey of Medicinal Plants and Collection Unit, Government Arts College, Ootacamund - 643 001. TN, India

Correspondence Address:
Shrishailappa Badami
J.S.S. College of Pharmacy, Rocklands, Ootacamund 643 001. T.N.
India

Caesalpinia span heartwood  is used in folklore in India. The present work attempts to summarize the pharmacognostical characters of the heartwood of this plant. Ash and extractive values, phytochemical tests, HPTLC and fluorescence analysis were carried out. The present work contributes for the standardization of this medicinal heat wood.


How to cite this article:
Badami S, Rai SR, Moorkoth S, Rajan S, Suresh B. Pharmacognostical evaluation of Caesalpinia sappan heartwood.Ancient Sci Life 2003;23:100-107


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Badami S, Rai SR, Moorkoth S, Rajan S, Suresh B. Pharmacognostical evaluation of Caesalpinia sappan heartwood. Ancient Sci Life [serial online] 2003 [cited 2022 Jun 28 ];23:100-107
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