Leptadenia pyrotechnica is a shrub found in desert areas belonging to the family Asclepiadaceae. It is an important medicinal plant and all. Leptadenia pyrotechnica in the Botanic Library. Desert Vegetation of Israel and Sinai ยท Desert Vegetation of Israel and Sinai. Leptadenia pyrotechnica (Hindi: [khai) is the botanical name of a desert herb of the Being highly brought-resistant, leptadenia pyrotechnica has played an.

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It is also growing in northern dry sandy Sahel and in the western India Burkill, ; McLaughlin, The same antifungal and antibacterial activities also have been researched out very well in the literature Fabry et al. The transgenic plants were evaluated by polymerase chain reaction PCR and southern blotting.

Its fiber has expectorant activity Al-Yahiya, In Pakistan, it is present leptadeniaa the sandy deserts of Punjab, Sindh and Baluchistan. This species possesses antifungal, antibacterial, anticancer, antioxidant, wound healing, anthelmintic, antiatheroscloretic, hypolipidemic, antdiabetic and hepatoprotective activities coupled with other multifarious uses. Pregnane glycosides from Leptadenia pyrotechnica.

After 21 days, the serum and liver of rats was taken to check the toxicity of EELP. The carbon and nitrogen contents in the stem were R, Paliwal A, Rathore M.

Leptadenia pyrotechnica – Useful Tropical Plants

Phytogeographical Distribution Leptadania pyrotechnica Forssk. Publisher Weinheim Year ISBN – Description An excellent and very comprehensive guide but it only gives very short descriptions of the uses without any details of how to utilize the plants. Fabry W, Okemo P. The expression of transferred proteins was evaluated at different plant stages.


Its branches are soaked overnight in water and then used in making ropes used in huts formation Qureshi, Toxicity Watafua and Geidam, examined the subacute toxicity of the ethanolic extract of L. Another pentacyclic triterpenoid was isolated from L. The free radical activity of root and aerials parts of the plant was carried out by Munazir et al. The latex is also applied to remove ringworm Qureshi, Ethnobotany of Rohri Hill, Sindh, Pakistan.

R, Qureshi R, Shah M. Plant parts Composition 1. Leptadehia the other leptxdenia, it also prevented the plaque formation in the arteries. Vegetation diversity and role of Leptadenia pyrotechnica in biomass contribution carbon storage in arid zone of India.

Alkaloids Moustafa et al. Not for the casual reader. This activity was due to the presence of the alkaloids in the aerial parts. Leptadenia pyrotechnicaBiological activities, Desert plant, Ethnobotanical, Phytochemical activity, phytochemistry. People use their pods as vegetable. The toxicity of these flavonoids was also checked on brine shrimps that showed that E-I, E-I.

Present review is just a glimpse to attract the scientists to divert their attention towards deserts and particularly to further develop the existing remedial potential of L.

Medicinal plants are indigenously used for different purposes throughout the globe.

Leptadenia pyrotechnica

It is lignocellulosic in composition and has short fibers. Hypolipidemic and Antiatherosclerotic effect of Leptadenia pyrotechnica extract in Cholesterol fed Rabbits.

An Ethnobotanical study of herbal drugs of Gourma District, Pyrotehnica. Miscellaneous Uses Biomass production The role of L.


Root Soluble sugars It is also found along pyrotechnicaa seacoast Ali et al. Alkaloids from aerial parts and alcoholic extracts were used in In another study conducted by Moustafa et al.

The useful plants of west tropical Africa. This review includes the substance of different ethnobotanical uses, phytochemistry and exclusive capability of this plant in the field of anti-microbial and human disease activities. For this purpose the powdered leaf and shoot were used.

Leptadenia pyrotechnica (Forssk.) Decne. | Flora of Israel Online

Due to the highly medicinal value and rapid usage of the L. Antibacterial activity of some selected Indian medicinal flora. The role of L. pyotechnica

Rekha K Kumar, Singh M. Chaudhary S, Khosa R. In vitro shoot multiplication was performed by Dagla et al. These alkaloids were belonged to the indole, pyrrol, and pyrazine and pyridine groups. Antibacterial activity of East African Medicinal Plants.

If you would like to support this site, please consider Donating. Almost all plant parts are used in the traditional medicinal system to treat various disorders.

While hexane and ethyl acetate have more resistant against A. Table 1 Traditional uses of different Plant parts of L.