A LITERARY REVIEW ON THE MEDICINAL IMPORTANCE OF AGNIMANTHA
Dr. Nishant Aggarwal* and Dr. Ritu Rani
An Ayurveda science has got a peculiarity in the management of diseases. Agnimantha is one of such drugs which play a very important role in the management of many diseases. It is an important medicinal plant which has been used in Indian system of medicine since antiquity for the treatment of various disorders. The present study aim to review of this drug both Ayurvedic as well as modern point of view. It contains various active principles raffinose, apigenin, betulin, premnenol etc. On the basis of Ayurvedic literature, experimental and clinical studies conducted in various institutes drug possess that the drug having various properties like Kapha-Vata-Hara, Sothahara, Dipana etc.
Keywords: Agnimantha, Tarkari, Arni, Kaphavata etc.
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