Author(s): SY. Sehra* and J. Sharma
Many herbal remedies have been employed in various medical systems for the treatment and management of different diseases. The plant Dalbergia sissoo has been used in different systems of traditional medication for the treatment of diseases and ailments of human beings. All parts of the plant have medicinal properties so it is a very valuable medicinal plant which is utilized in traditional system of medicine. The plant has been reported to possess Antidiabetic, Antioxidant, Analgesic and Antipyretic, Anti-termite, Anti-spermatogenic, Anti-inflammatory, Anthelmintic, Antidiarrhoeal, Molluscicidal, Antinociceptive, Neuroprotective, Antioxidant and Osteogenic activities. Phytochemical analysis of different parts of the plant of Dalbergia sissoo has revealed the presence of glycosides, flavanols, tannins, saponins, sterols and terpenoids.