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Int. Journal of Life Sciences, 2017; 5(4): 706-708       |                 Available online, December 31, 2017

Traditionally Used Medicinal Plants for Wound Healing in the Chittoor District, Andhra Pradesh (India)


Sripriya D



Department of Biotechnology, Dravidian University, Srinivasavanam, Kuppam – 517 426




Received: 22.11.2017   |    Accepted: 29.12.2017    |     Published : 31.12.2017

Plants are used for prevention and cure of various diseases of human beings. In this article an extensive study is reported enumerating 40 plants that have wound healing properties and are as well used traditionally in Chittoor District of Andhra Pradesh. These are found to exhibit extensive curative properties for various ailments apart from their use as wound healers. These plants are in use for cure of various diseases; they are also used for wound heal up. Entire plants as well as parts of these plants in fresh or dry form or as plant juices are used for wound healing. The findings of this exploratory work on ethno-botany of medicinal plants of Chittoor District are detailed in this article along with other generative information.

Keywords: Wound healing, latex, extract, traditional use and medicinal plants. 


Editor: Dr.Arvind Chavhan


Cite this article as:

Sripriya D (2017) Traditionally Used Medicinal Plants for Wound Healing in the Chittoor District, Andhra Pradesh (India); International J. of Life Sciences, 5 (4): 706-708.




Authors are thankful to Principal, N.E.S. Science College, Nanded for providing Laboratory facilities. 


Conflicts of interest: The authors stated that no conflicts of interest.



Copyright: © 2017 | Author(s), This is an open access article under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution-Non-Commercial - No Derives License, which permits use and distribution in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited, the use is non-commercial and no modifications or adaptations are made.



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