Brijesh Kumar, Sunil Kumar, Vikas Bajpai, KP Madhusudanan
April 1, 2020 Forthcoming
Reference - 96 Pages - 16 B/W Illustrations
ISBN 9780367857523 - CAT# 345277
Series: Phytochemical Investigations of Medicinal Plants
Rauvolfia species, commonly known as Sarpagandha has been traditionally used in Ayurveda for curing high blood pressure, hypertension, snake bites, feverish illnesses and insanity. Due to its wide variety and differences in chemical composition it is necessary to develop an efficient and reliable method, for rapid screening and determination of phytochemicals in extracts of Rauwolfia species. This book will provide qualitative and quantitative comparative phytochemical investigations of selected medicinal plants from Rauwolfia genus using LC-MS techniques. The results will help in assuring the efficacy and safety of Rauvolfia herbal products.