Leptadenia pyrotechnica is a shrub found in desert areas belonging to the family Asclepiadaceae. It is an important medicinal plant and all. Leptadenia pyrotechnica in the Botanic Library. Desert Vegetation of Israel and Sinai ยท Desert Vegetation of Israel and Sinai. Leptadenia pyrotechnica (Hindi: [khai) is the botanical name of a desert herb of the Being highly brought-resistant, leptadenia pyrotechnica has played an.

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It has pod like fruits that are cooked as vegetable. Pyrotechnica extract is remarkably lower the rate of plaque formation in aorta Saleh et al. Its branches are soaked overnight in water and then used in making ropes used in huts formation Qureshi, Morphology Leptadenia pyrotechnica Fig.

Antifungal and antibacterial activity of some herbal remedies from Tanzania. Stem of Khip plant is the source of bast fiber. Ethnomedicinal plants used by the tribals in Bhiloda taluka of Sabarkantha district, Gujarat. While, methanolic extracts of both parts gave good results in inhibiting growth of both the pathogens.

Leptadenia pyrotechnica

The anthelmintic activity of methanolic extract of L. An Ethnobotanical study of herbal drugs of Gourma District, Mali. Watafua M, Geidam M.

A Multipurpose Plant of an Arid Environment. Root extract showed better results as compared to the fruit extract. The sepals are joined at the base and free at above and sympetalous.

Isolation, structural elucidation of flavonoid constituents from Leptadenia pyrotechnica and evaluation of their toxicity and antitumor activity. By using this plant, certain antifungal reagents can be prepared by further working. These plants possess numerous phytochemicals that play an important role as active constituents. Anthelmintic activity The anthelmintic lsptadenia of methanolic extract lepatdenia L.


Plant sap For skin diseases and diabetes, smallpox, psorosis Kateva et al.

The treatment of jaundice with medicinal plants in indigenous communities of the Pyrktechnica Himalayan region of Uttarakhand. They divided the desert in three agro-climatic zones and concluded that the stem has more nitrogen and carbon contents than the roots. This species possesses antifungal, antibacterial, anticancer, antioxidant, wound healing, anthelmintic, antiatheroscloretic, hypolipidemic, antdiabetic and hepatoprotective activities coupled with other multifarious uses.

The results showed that the administration of EELP was slightly toxic to the liver. Ethnobotany of Rohri Hill, Sindh, Pakistan. Is the compilation of data from the previous research works conducted by various scientists across pyyrotechnica world. They checked the antimicrobial activity in vitro against Staphylococcus aureus, Bacillus subtilis, Escherichia coli, Pseudomonas aeruginosa and Micrococcus flavus by using agar diffusion and DPPH methods.


Watafua and Geidam, examined the subacute toxicity of the ethanolic extract of L. Antibacterial activity of root and fruit extracts of Leptadenia pyrotechnica Asclepiadaceae from Pakistan.

Traditional ethno-botanical uses of medicinal plants from coastal areas of Pakistan. A triterpenoid from Lepetadeniapyrotechnica. Close-up of the flowers Photograph by: The present review regarding Leptadenia pyrotechnica Forssk. People use their pods as vegetable.

Antibacterial activity of some selected Indian medicinal flora. Evaluation of antdiabetic activity of whole plant of Leptadenia pyrotechnica Forssk. Alkaloids from aerial parts and alcoholic extracts were used in Pyrogechnica activity might be due to the presence of alkaloids in the plant.

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Randa S, Youssef A. According to them, MELP administered rats exhibited the dosage dependent reduction in blood glucose along with reduction of glycogen in liver, cholesterol and triglycerides in serum.

In vitro callus induction protocol for Leptadenia pyrotechnica using various explants.

Leptadenia pyrotechnica – Wikipedia

Present review is just a glimpse to attract the scientists to divert their attention pyrotedhnica deserts and particularly to further develop the existing remedial potential of L. Recently, it is also cultivated in forests, farms and on the roadsides Khasawneh et al. For this purpose, gus and gfp proteins were transferred by agrobacterium mediated transformation.

In Pakistan, it is present in the sandy deserts of Punjab, Sindh and Baluchistan. The results showed that both plant parts possessed significant radical scavenging activity as compared to the synthetic drug i.

They prepared ethanolic extract by taking root and aerial parts powder further into petroleum ether and ethanol. While in Senegal, it is used for infant children as laxative and also used for muscle and kidney pain. Traditional Complementary and Alternative Medicines.

Medicinal plants are indigenously used for different purposes throughout the globe.