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Original Research Articles                      Volume : 10, Issue:1, January, 2021

PRINT ISSN : 2319-7692
Online ISSN : 2319-7706
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Editor-in-chief: Dr.M.Prakash
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Int.J.Curr.Microbiol.App.Sci.2021.10(1): 464-477

Ethnomedicinal Plants and their Traditional Use for Treatment of Diabetes in Kokrajhar District of Assam
P. Sarmah1*, M. Neog2, M. K. Bhuyan1 and P. Basumatary1
1Krishi Vigyan Kendra, Kokrajhar, Assam Agricultural University, Gossaigaon, Assam, India
2Directorate of Extension Education, Assam Agricultural University, Jorhat, Assam, India
*Corresponding author

The present study was aimed at investigating the traditional utilization of medicinal plants located in Kokrajhar district of Assam. The local inhabitants of the district have a long history of traditional plant usage for medicinal purposes. Different herbs are used by different tribes to treat various diseases. The knowledge of traditional formulation of medicinal plants is inherited from one generation to other. Medicinal herbs to treat different ailments by the tribal folks are already getting scientific evidence based research and many are found effective. Different parts of plants like roots, leaf, seed, flower, bark etc are also used in preparation of different Ayurvedic medicines to treat various human ailments including diabetes. Research findings support that many ethnomedicinal herbs are effectively used to treat Diabetes mellitus.

Keywords: Ethnomedicinal, Herbs, Traditional, Ailment, Diabetes

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Sarmah, P., M. Neog, M. K. Bhuyan and Basumatary, P. 2021. Ethnomedicinal Plants and their Traditional Use for Treatment of Diabetes in Kokrajhar District of Assam.Int.J.Curr.Microbiol.App.Sci. 10(1): 464-477. doi:
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