Medicinal & Aromatic Plants

Medicinal & Aromatic Plants
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Bhrigu Kumar Das

  • Research Article
    Biomolecules from Plants as an Adaptogen
    Author(s): Mandeep Kumar Singh, Garima Jain, Bhrigu Kumar Das and Umesh K PatilMandeep Kumar Singh, Garima Jain, Bhrigu Kumar Das and Umesh K Patil

    In present scenario, stress is a common problem which affects not only elders, but also to older and youngster. Long term stress can be detrimental and causes various diseases related to CNS, immune system, neuro-endocrine system, liver, blood, learning, memory defeat and irregular sleeping pattern. A combined approach of traditional and modern system i.e., adaptogens help to overcome the stress and stress related problems. Adaptogens are generally the plant-derived biologically active substances that help to increase the body resistance against physical, biological, emotional and environmental stressors in nonspecific manner through maintenance of internal homeostasis. Adaptogenic herbs exhibit neuro-protective, anxiolytic, anti-fatigue, nootropic, anti-depressive, and CNS stimulating activity. Non-specific action of the adaptogenic herbs decreases the targeted phenomenon and efficie.. View More»
    DOI: 10.4172/2167-0412.1000307

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