Vol. 1, Issue 10 (2016)
Herbal folk remedies on diabetes from Malegaon region of Nasik District
Author(s): Patil PS
Abstract: The present paper communicates the documentation of herbal folk remedies used specially against diabetes by the tribal and rural people of Malegaon region. It reveals 25 plant species belonging to 24 genera and19 families of angiosperms. The medicinal recipes viz. powder; decoction, juice, infusion and extract are employed during treatments using various plant parts or products. The vernacular plant names, scientific plant names, family, type of recipes and doses, etc. are presented. This information may help reveal new or alternate sources of herbal drugs on critical scientific examination.