An Update Review on Polyherbal Formulation: A Global Perspective

Submitted by system on Wed, 06/15/2016 - 04:41
Systematic Reviews in Pharmacy,2016,7,1,35-41.
Published:June 2016
Type:Review Article

An Update Review on Polyherbal Formulation: A Global Perspective

Muhammad Shahzad Aslam1*, Muhammad Syarhabil Ahmad1, Awang Soh Mamat1, Muhammad Zamharir Ahmad2, Faridah Salam2

1School of Bioprocess Engineering, Universiti Malaysia Perlis, Kompleks Pusat Pengajian Jejawi 3 (KPPJ3), Kawasan Perindustrian Jejawi, 02600, Arau, Perlis, Malaysia

2Biotechnology and Nanotechnology Research Center, Malaysian Agricultural Research and Development Institute, 43400 Serdang, Selangor, Malaysia

Abstract:

Polyherbal formulation has been used all around the world due to its medicinal and therapeutic application. It has also known as polyherbal therapy or herb-herb combination. This article enlists some commercial and noncommercial polyherbal formulation all around the world. The authors have focused last six years of Publications on Polyherbal formulation in different countries and found that India have topped among the number of publications on polyherbal formulation followed by Nigeria, South Korea, Pakistan and Bangladesh. List of other countries also mentioned on scientific contribution of polyherbal therapy. The authors have mentioned list of publications on polyherbal formulation in the treatment of different diseases are based on pharmacological activity in the year 2015 and found that most polyherbal formulation found in the treatment of diabetes followed by an antioxidant, Hepatoprotective, Anti-inflammatory and anxiety disorder.

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