Phytopharmacological activities of Euphorbia thymifolia Linn.
The use of plant extracts to cure many diseased conditions has been the traditional method in many parts of the world. The plant extracts are found to be effective in their mode of action and do not cause any side effects to the patient treated. Many plants and trees are found to have various medicinal values and among all the plants found all over the world many plants are found in India. Euphorbia thymifolia is one of the many medicinal plants which have various actions like laxative, aromatic, sedative, blood purification, anti-viral, anti-helminthic, anti-inflammatory, anti-spasmodic, anti-fungal, anti-bacterial, anti-microbial, diuretic properties and many more. Many of the properties of this E. thymifolia are discussed in this review.