Impact of herbal drugs and its clinical application

  • Vetriselvan Subramaniyan Department of Pharmacology, Faculty of Medicine, MAHSA University, Malaysia
  • Saminathan Kayarohanam Department of Pharmacology, Geomatika University College, Malaysia
  • Ashok Kumar J Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences, UCSI University, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
  • Vinoth Kumarasamy Department of Microbiology, Faculty of Medicine, MAHSA University, Malaysia

Abstract

Since ancient times until now exploring the importance of herbal medicines to treat the variety of diseases. Currently the herbal medicines searching for health, wellness and aim to achieve effective treatment without much side effect. Recent days the impact of herbal medicines well established even herbal treatment is one of the alternative medicines for most of the diseases such as hyperlipidemia, diabetes mellitus etc. Medicinal plants always have been rich sources of bioactive compounds, and that will be very helpful to human health. The reasons for herbal medicines attracted by the health care professionals and common individuals, including concern about confidence and safety of drugs. Allopathic medicines have many side effects and sometimes failing to treat and most of the herbal drugs proven better therapeutic effects without any major adverse effects. With the demand for phytomedicine user, this review highlights modern herbal drug formulation and its clinical use.

Keywords: Herbal drugs, Human health, Drug formulation, Adverse effects

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Published
2019-04-15
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Vetriselvan Subramaniyan, Saminathan Kayarohanam, Ashok Kumar J, & Vinoth Kumarasamy. (2019). Impact of herbal drugs and its clinical application. International Journal of Research in Pharmaceutical Sciences, 10(2), 1340-1345. https://doi.org/10.26452/ijrps.v10i2.537
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