AN OVERVIEW ON THE NUTRITIONAL CONTENT OF POMELO (CITRUS MAXIMA) BASED ON IT’S PHYTOCHEMICAL, PHARMACOGNOSTICAL AND PHARMACOLOGICAL PROPERTIES

Shweta Das, Shreya Chand Katoch

Abstract


Traditional uses of plants and their extracts have been in use for centuries. Medicines from herbal origin is still an important choice of about 75-85% of the population of the world as they were and are the easiest source available for caring and looking after towards health. Pomelo is a specie acquired with medicinal properties, like pharmacognostical property, phytochemical property and pharmacological property. These properties which are observed and found in pomelo helps efficiently in the remedies for ailments and diseases like convulsive cough, hemorrhage, leprosy, epilepsy, hiccough, diarrhea, headache, asthma, etc. A thorough study and test examination was carried out on some notably activities of pharmacology like activity of anti-diabetic, activity of CNS, activity of analgesic, activity of anti-inflammatory and many more values of medicinal and herbal aspects.


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