Journal of Natural Remedies

Journal of Natural Remedies

Publisher: Informatics Publishing Limited and Natural Remedies Pvt. Ltd.
Editor: Dr. M. K. Mohan Maruga Raja
Online ISSN: 2320-3358, Print ISSN: 0972-5547
Frequency: Quarterly


The journal primarily aims to publish research work in the area of phytopharmacology and clinical reports of herbal drugs. The journal also accepts articles on phytochemistry, quality control and agronomy of medicinal plants.Special emphasis is given to research work related to bioactivity-directed fractionation of plant extracts leading to novel bioactive molecules. The Journal is Indexed in Scopus with H-Index 13, IndMed and Included in Web of Science BIOSIS Previews, EMBASE, The Journal is Indexed in U. S. National Library of Medicine, UGC Mandate, ICI and Annexure-II-Anna University

Table of Contents

Vol 23, No 2 (2023)

Review Article

A Comprehensive Review on Cardiospermum halicacabum
Aathira P. Suresh, Nallupillai Paramakrishnan, Mahesh Basavaraju, K. Mruthunjaya
DOI: 10.18311/jnr/2023/29382 ,  Vol 23, No 2 (2023), Pagination: 283-293
ABSTRACT |  PDF Abstract Views: 165  |  PDF Views: 80
Deuterium - A Natural Isotope to Combat Microbial Resistance
Nirupama Panda, S. K. Zakki Uddin, G. V. Anjana, P. Ramalingam, Senthilkumar Palaniappan, M. K. Mohan Maruga Raja, M. K. Kathiravan
DOI: 10.18311//jnr/2023/31386 ,  Vol 23, No 2 (2023), Pagination: 295-305
ABSTRACT |  PDF Abstract Views: 156  |  PDF Views: 73
Traditional Kerala Ayurvedic Formulations as a Guideline for the Management of Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD) – A Review
K. K. Bindu, B. Gopika Menon
DOI: 10.18311/jnr/2023/31395 ,  Vol 23, No 2 (2023), Pagination: 307-324
ABSTRACT |  PDF Abstract Views: 175  |  PDF Views: 91
Medicinal Herbs as an Alternative Treatment in the Management of Hyperlipidemia
Ashim Kumar Sen, Ramachandran Balaraman, Dhanya B. Sen, Dillip Kumar Dash, Rajesh A. Maheshwari
DOI: 10.18311/jnr/2023/32174 ,  Vol 23, No 2 (2023), Pagination: 325-337
ABSTRACT |  PDF Abstract Views: 153  |  PDF Views: 82

Short Review

Diosgenin as a Novel Therapeutic Natural Product for Various Diseases: An Overview
Sheik Mohammed, Gaddam Narasimha Rao, Chintha Narendar, Jeyaram Bharathi, Antony Justin
DOI: 10.18311/jnr/2023/30378 ,  Vol 23, No 2 (2023), Pagination: 339-350
ABSTRACT |  PDF Abstract Views: 145  |  PDF Views: 75
A Comprehensive Review on Plethora: Etiopathogenesis, Signs, Symptoms, and Complications from the perspective of the Unani Medicine
S. M. Ahmer, Ataullah Fahad, S. Javed Ali
DOI: 10.18311/jnr/2023/31817 ,  Vol 23, No 2 (2023), Pagination: 351-360
ABSTRACT |  PDF Abstract Views: 178  |  PDF Views: 76
A Review on the Potential Anti-inflammatory Properties of Kappaphycus alvarezii
Silva Shihab, Anu Jacob, Jissin Mathew, Alina Ann Mathew, A. Shanamitha
DOI: 10.18311/jnr/2023/32082 ,  Vol 23, No 2 (2023), Pagination: 361-371
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Anti-Diabetic Activity of Herbal Remedies
Dhanya B. Sen, Ramachandran Balaraman, Ashim Kumar Sen, Aarti S. Zanwar, K. P. Greeshma, Rajesh A. Maheshwari
DOI: 10.18311/jnr/2023/32182 ,  Vol 23, No 2 (2023), Pagination: 373-381
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The Challenging Role of Flavonoids as a Potential Phytochemical to Treat Anxiety
Arbaz Khan, Avijit Mazumder, Jatin Saini
DOI: 10.18311/jnr/2023/32406 ,  Vol 23, No 2 (2023), Pagination: 383-396
ABSTRACT |  PDF Abstract Views: 156  |  PDF Views: 73
Clinical Uses and Scope of Spilanthes acmella in Dentistry : A Narrative Review
Muskaan Sachdev, Sunny Priyatham Tirupathi, Lamea Afnan
DOI: 10.18311/jnr/2023/33016 ,  Vol 23, No 2 (2023), Pagination: 397-402
ABSTRACT |  PDF Abstract Views: 177  |  PDF Views: 74

Research Article

Genotoxicity Assessment of Hydroalcoholic Extract of Bark of Terminalia arjuna (Combretaceae)
Alex Thomas, K. R. Ethiraj
DOI: 10.18311/jnr/2023/28309 ,  Vol 23, No 2 (2023), Pagination: 403-413
ABSTRACT |  PDF Abstract Views: 144  |  PDF Views: 78
Impact of Sequential Practice of Kaphalabhati and Nadi Shodhana Pranayama on Heart Rate Variability in Healthy Volunteers
Poornachandran Kumaresan, Poornachandran Prabu, Arumugam Naveena, Dhandapani Divya, Muthappan Sendhilkumar, M. Rajajeyakumar
DOI: 10.18311/jnr/2023/28476 ,  Vol 23, No 2 (2023), Pagination: 415-421
ABSTRACT |  PDF Abstract Views: 174  |  PDF Views: 90
Anti-Hepatotoxic Effect of Glinus lotoides Linn. on Rifampicin Induced Liver Impairment in Albino Rats
K. Sudha Rameshwari, P. Arockia Selvi
DOI: 10.18311/jnr/2023/29029 ,  Vol 23, No 2 (2023), Pagination: 423-427
ABSTRACT |  PDF Abstract Views: 148  |  PDF Views: 86
Effect of Gymnema sylvestre Extract on the Regulation of AMPK-GLUT4 Mediated Signaling Pathway on Insulin Resistance in a PCOS Rat Model
Sudhakar Pachiappan, Kothai Ramalingam, Arul Balasubramanian
DOI: 10.18311/jnr/2023/29805 ,  Vol 23, No 2 (2023), Pagination: 429-439
ABSTRACT |  PDF Abstract Views: 179  |  PDF Views: 73
Association of Family History, Life-Style Related Factors, Dietary Patterns, and Psychological Status with Amavata (~Rheumatoid Arthritis) among the Population of Jamnagar, India: A Matched Case-Control Study
C. Rajkumar, A. S. Baghel, K. Shubhangi, N. N. L. Bhagavathi
DOI: 10.18311/jnr/2023/30310 ,  Vol 23, No 2 (2023), Pagination: 441-454
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In Vitro Antioxidant and Anticancer Activity of Plant Extracts of Tanacetum dolicophyllum (Kitam.) Kitam
Gunjan Sharma, Zoya Zaidi, Mohammad Irfan Ali, Sarmad Moin
DOI: 10.18311/jnr/2023/30460 ,  Vol 23, No 2 (2023), Pagination: 455-465
ABSTRACT |  PDF Abstract Views: 149  |  PDF Views: 77
5α-Reductase Inhibitory Potential of Hibiscus rosa sinensis: Effective for the Management of Alopecia
Arpan Chakraborty, Arka Bhattacharjee, Baishakhi Mondal, Manas Chakraborty, Goutam Mukhopadhyay, Alpana Majumder
DOI: 10.18311/jnr/2023/31180 ,  Vol 23, No 2 (2023), Pagination: 467-474
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The Behavioural Analysis of the Dosha Pattern Derived from Associated Current Diseases and Symptoms along with Parkinson’s Disease
Vinayak Majhi, Bishnu Choudhury, Goutam Saha, Sudip Paul
DOI: 10.18311/jnr/2023/31343 ,  Vol 23, No 2 (2023), Pagination: 475-485
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Physicochemical Characterization and Cytocompatibility Study of Lyophilized Cow Urine Powder
Pallawi , Neeraj K. Vishwakarma, Sushmitha Paulraj, Sanjeev Kumar Mahto, Kameshwarnath Singh
DOI: 10.18311/jnr/2023/31414 ,  Vol 23, No 2 (2023), Pagination: 487-497
ABSTRACT |  PDF Abstract Views: 148  |  PDF Views: 69
Evaluation of the Antioxidant, Antihyperglycemic and Hypolipidemic Potential of Alstonia scholaris Leaves Extracts in Streptozotocin-Induced Diabetic Rats
Sonam Mishra, Jayesh Beladiya, Anita Mehta
DOI: 10.18311/jnr/2023/31110 ,  Vol 23, No 2 (2023), Pagination: 499-511
ABSTRACT |  PDF Abstract Views: 172  |  PDF Views: 80
Phytochemical Profiling and Pancreatic Lipase Inhibitory Activity of Flacourtia inermis Roxb. Fruits
T. Bency Baby, R. Murali, T. N. K. Suriyaprakash, V. V. Venkatachalam, S. Vigil Anbiah, N. Srinivasan, V. Ajeesh
DOI: 10.18311/jnr/2023/32051 ,  Vol 23, No 2 (2023), Pagination: 513-520
ABSTRACT |  PDF Abstract Views: 151  |  PDF Views: 75
Antidiabetic Activity of Vasant Kusumakar Ras in Streptozotocin and High Fat Diet Induced Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus in Sprague Dawley Rats
Sudesh N. Gaidhani, Srikanth Ala, Viswanth Reddy, Y. R. Sanjaya Kumar, Shrirang Jamadagni, Thamizh Selvam, K. K. Ajeesh Kumar
DOI: 10.18311/jnr/2023/32054 ,  Vol 23, No 2 (2023), Pagination: 521-536
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Growth Inhibitory Effect of Wedelolactone in Combination with Cisplatin on PA-1 Ovarian Cancer Cell Line
Gloria Jemmi Christobel Robinson, Shyam Sundar Jaganathan, Abirami M. Padmanaban, Shila Samuel
DOI: 10.18311/jnr/2023/32092 ,  Vol 23, No 2 (2023), Pagination: 537-544
ABSTRACT |  PDF Abstract Views: 158  |  PDF Views: 76
Anti Anti-obesity and Antihyperlipidemic Activity of Ougeinia oojeinensis (Roxb.) in High Fat Diet-Induced Obesity in Experimental Animals
K. Jagadeeshwar, R. Subhakara Raju, G. Chakravarthi, A. Rajasekhar Reddy, G. S. N. Koteswara Rao, Narender Malothu
DOI: 10.18311/jnr/2023/32197 ,  Vol 23, No 2 (2023), Pagination: 545-554
ABSTRACT |  PDF Abstract Views: 157  |  PDF Views: 76
Formulation and Evaluation of an Anti-inflammatory Topical Polyherbal Gel
Jaya Patel, Nikunjana A. Patel, Tarun Lal
DOI: 10.18311/jnr/2023/32273 ,  Vol 23, No 2 (2023), Pagination: 555-564
ABSTRACT |  PDF Abstract Views: 151  |  PDF Views: 73
A Molecular Docking Investigation of SARS- CoV-2’s Main Protease against Phytocomponents of Siddha Formulation Vishasura Kudineer
S. Karthik Nagarajan, M. Bakkiya Devi, S. Thillaivanan, K. S. Maanickha Chelvi, A. Kanagarajan
DOI: 10.18311/jnr/2023/29245 ,  Vol 23, No 2 (2023), Pagination: 565-571
ABSTRACT |  PDF Abstract Views: 148  |  PDF Views: 83
A Randomized Standard Controlled Clinical Trial of Unani Topical Formulation in the Management of Dermatomycoses
Zamir Ahmad
DOI: 10.18311/jnr/2023/32287 ,  Vol 23, No 2 (2023), Pagination: 573-581
ABSTRACT |  PDF Abstract Views: 136  |  PDF Views: 86
Formulation and Evaluation of Herbal Excipients-Based Ketoconazole Cream for Fungal Infection
Janki B. Patel, Mansi Gajera, Zalak Shah, Pinkal Patel, Kinjal Parmar, Vaishali Patel, Hetvi Patel, Disha Patel, Kanupriya Rathore
DOI: 10.18311/jnr/2023/32329 ,  Vol 23, No 2 (2023), Pagination: 583-592
ABSTRACT |  PDF Abstract Views: 142  |  PDF Views: 77
Roghan Mālish ‘A Topical Formulation’ Attenuates Joint Pain, Down-Regulates C-Reactive Protein Level and Improves Quality of Life in Patients with Waja‘ al-Mafāṣil (NUMC: L-4) (Arthralgia) – A Pilot Clinical Study
Noman Anwar, Noor Zaheer, A. Farhath Fathima, Athar Parvez Ansari, K. Mohammed Farhan, Ammu Jayanthi Viswanathan
DOI: 10.18311/jnr/2023/32427 ,  Vol 23, No 2 (2023), Pagination: 593-602
ABSTRACT |  PDF Abstract Views: 138  |  PDF Views: 69
Developing Cost-Effective and Efficient Drinking Water Treatment Technology for the Removal of Salinity and Suspended Solids
P. G. Jansi Rani, C. Vimala, T. Divya, M. B. Anusha, T. Vinotha, J. Rajagowri, Kumaran Shanmugam
DOI: 10.18311/jnr/2023/32745 ,  Vol 23, No 2 (2023), Pagination: 603-613
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Case Report

Management of Garbhashayhat vata (Atrophic uterus) Through Ayurveda - A Case Report
Amol Deshpande, Mayuri Deshpande
DOI: 10.18311/jnr/2023/29935 ,  Vol 23, No 2 (2023), Pagination: 615-618
ABSTRACT |  PDF Abstract Views: 144  |  PDF Views: 78
Alopecia Universalis Treated with Ayurveda Protocol and Assessed by SALT (Severity of Alopecia Tool) - A Case Report
V. Archana, Delvin T. Robin, Preeti Mohan, James Chacko
DOI: 10.18311/jnr/2023/30030 ,  Vol 23, No 2 (2023), Pagination: 619-622
ABSTRACT |  PDF Abstract Views: 137  |  PDF Views: 66
Reformed Hormonal Status in Hyperandrogenism through Ayurvedic Management with Yoga and Prānāyāma in a Known Case of Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome - A Case Report
S. Praseeda, P. Gopika, Parvathy Unnikrishnan, Anjaly Muraleedharan, Hemavathi Shivapura Krishnaraja Bhatt
DOI: 10.18311/jnr/2023/30884 ,  Vol 23, No 2 (2023), Pagination: 623-627
ABSTRACT |  PDF Abstract Views: 143  |  PDF Views: 82
Ayurveda Treatment Protocol in the Management of Relapse of Palmo-Plantar Pustulosis (PPP) - A Case Report
James Chacko, B. Varshanath, Delvin T. Robin, Preethi Mohan
DOI: 10.18311/jnr/2023/31888 ,  Vol 23, No 2 (2023), Pagination: 629-636
ABSTRACT |  PDF Abstract Views: 137  |  PDF Views: 80
Successful Healing Treatment of Renal Calculi (Kidney Stones) using Yoga Prana Vidya System Protocols: A Case Series Study
Sujay Parikh, Dharna Vasavda, Leelavathi Nayak, N. Jayachander Reddy, Venkata Satyanarayana Nanduri
DOI: 10.18311/jnr/2023/32066 ,  Vol 23, No 2 (2023), Pagination: 637-645
ABSTRACT |  PDF Abstract Views: 135  |  PDF Views: 74
Treatment of Extra-gingival Pyogenic Granuloma (Athara ratthathontham) in Siddha – A Case Report
J. Jeyavenkatesh, S. Roja Ramani
DOI: 10.18311/jnr/2023/33210 ,  Vol 23, No 2 (2023), Pagination: 647-651
ABSTRACT |  PDF Abstract Views: 148  |  PDF Views: 114

Short communications

Phenolic Content, Antioxidant, Hemidiaphragm Glucose Consumption, and Hemoglobin Glycosylation Inhibitory Activities of Lavandula stoechas L. Aqueous Extract
Amal Elrherabi, Mohamed Bouhrim, Rhizlan Abdnim, Ali Berraaouan, Abderrahim Ziyyat, Hassane Mekhfi, Abdelkhaleq Legssyer, Mohamed Bnouham
DOI: 10.18311/jnr/2023/29451 ,  Vol 23, No 2 (2023), Pagination: 653-660
ABSTRACT |  PDF Abstract Views: 142  |  PDF Views: 81
Assessment of Anxiolytic Activity of Brahmi (Bacopa monnieri) in Zebrafish Model System
Padmshree Mudgal, Radhika Gupta, Adita Joshi, Chandhana Prakash, Kajal Gupta, Ritika Sachdeva, Niharika Joshi
DOI: 10.18311/jnr/2023/31362 ,  Vol 23, No 2 (2023), Pagination: 661-670
ABSTRACT |  PDF Abstract Views: 133  |  PDF Views: 69
Detection of Antibacterial Activity of Garlic Against Acinetobacter Species Isolated from Patients in Tertiary Care Hospital
Sareena Rao, Deepashri Naik
DOI: 10.18311/jnr/2023/31916 ,  Vol 23, No 2 (2023), Pagination: 671-675
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Alleviating Potential of Zingiber officinale and Cow Urine Distillate Co-administered with Levetiracetam in Epileptic Rats: A Pharmacokinetic and Pharmacodynamics Approach
Nilay Solanki, Harshal Patel, Milap Patel, Yamini Patel, Preetu Shukla, Jagdish Kakadiya, Rajesh Maheshwari, Priyal Chauhan
DOI: 10.18311/jnr/2023/33217 ,  Vol 23, No 2 (2023), Pagination: 677-685
ABSTRACT |  PDF Abstract Views: 137  |  PDF Views: 72