08/83 name of work : supply of alstonia scholaris
and ficus infectoria (pilkhan) plants for plantation in different parks in ward no.
A combination of alkaloids and triterpenes of Alstonia scholaris
2011b) placed Catharanthus roseus and Alstonia scholaris
in separate cluster while in this study they appear as an out group to the remaining species and are considered as the most primitive and common ancestor.
A decoction of four plants, namely Alstonia scholaris
, Aegle marmelos, Moringa oleifera, and Azadirachta indica was used for treatment of puerperal fever, pain or jaundice.
Mode of secretion in the colleters of Alstonia scholaris
Gogoi, "Antibacterial activity of the methanolic extract of stem bark of Spondias pinnata, Moringa oleifera and Alstonia scholaris
," Asian Journal of Traditional Medicines, vol.
Table 3 shows that plants like Andrographis paniculata, Justicia adhatoda, Ipomoea mauritiana, Centella asiatica, Alstonia scholaris
, Ocimum gratissimum, Mikania cordata and Mucuna pruriens have been studied in greater details and the findings are well in agreement with their folk medicinal uses in the two villages of Gaurnadi Upazila.
Twelve samples (Alpinia galanga, Alstonia scholaris
bark, Amomum compactum fruit, Am.
For instance, Alstonia scholaris
, a plant used by the Kaviraj for treatment of malaria is reportedly used by many tribes of India for treatment of malaria and malarial fever .
So far, 12 species of the family Apocynaceae, namely, Allamanda cathartica, Alstonia scholaris
, Alyxia sinensis, Catharanthus roseus, Cerbera manghas, Melodinus suaveolens, Nerium oleander, Plumeria acutifolia, Strophanthus divaricatus, Tabernaemontana divaricata, Thevetia peruviana, and Trachelospermum jasminoides, have been evaluated for fungal endophytes from foliar segments, phloem (C.
In fact their local names include the term "shak", which means leafy vegetables, although Alstonia scholaris
is really a large tree.
, Swertia chirata, Tibouchina semidecandra, Tinospora cordifolia and Nyctanthes arbortristis) showed more than 75% inhibition (at 1 g/kg/day X 5 orally) of multiplication of parasites on day 7 and/or 28 post treatment with an increased survival period (Singha et al.
The only exception was that of Alstonia scholaris
Twenty three Bangladeshi medicinal plants (Abroma augusta, Acanthus ilicifolius, Alstonia scholaris
, Calotropis procera, Catharanthus roseus, Citrus grandis, Coccinia grandis, Croton tiglium, Cuscuta reflexa, Excoecaria agallocha, Heritiera fomes, Ipomoea aquatica, Lagerstroemia speciosa, Madhuca indica, Musa sapientum, Nypa fruticans, Piper peepuloides, Premna esculenta, Saraca asoca, Sonneratia apetala, Stevia rebaudiana, Syzygium fruticosum, and Trichosanthes dioica) were collected from various regions of Bangladesh following accounts of their medicinal uses (Ghani, A.
has been mentioned in Ayurvedic texts as Saptaparna, and is used as a febrifuge.