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International Journal of Pharmacy & Biomedical Research (IJPBR)
Year : 2021, Volume : 8, Issue : 2
First page : (1) Last page : (11)
Article doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.18782/2394-3726.1110

Importance of Medicinal Plants in Human and Plant Pathology: A Review

 

Fazal ur Rehman1*, Maria Kalsoom2, Muhammad Adnan3, Bahman Fazeli-Nasab4, Nageen Naz5, Haroon Ilahi6, Muhammad Fraz Ali7, Muhammad Asif Ilyas1, Gulfam Yousaf8, Muhammad Danish Toor9 and Zeeshan Ali2
1Department of Plant Pathology, College of Agriculture, University of Sargodha, Pakistan
2Institute of Food Science and Nutrition, University of Sargodha, Pakistan
3Department of Agronomy, College of Agriculture, University of Sargodha, Pakistan
4Research Department of Agronomy and Plant Breeding, Agricultural Research Institute, University of Zabol, Zabol, Iran
5Department of Chemistry, Government College Women University Faisalabad, Pakistan
6Department of Agriculture, The University of Swabi, Pakistan
7Department of Agronomy, Faculty of Agriculture, University of Agriculture, Faisalabad, Pakistan
8Department of Entomology, College of Agriculture, University of Sargodha, Pakistan
9Department of Soil and Environmental Sciences, College of Agriculture, University of Sargodha, Pakistan
*Corresponding Author E-mail: fazalurrehman107@gmail.com
Received: 4.03.2021 | Revised: 8.04.2021 | Accepted: 14.04.2021 


ABSTRACT

Natural substances obtained from medicinal plants (MPs) and their plant extract (PEs) are used for the treatment of a lot of diseases in human pathology as well as plant pathology. So, it is importance to understand a golden relationship between man and his environment. The research work and application of MPs and PEs in the treatment of human and plant diseases is increasing day by day. Before the development and civilization in the world, MPs were traditionally used as a therapeutic agent for the remedy of various diseases such as typhoid, gonorrhea, measles and cholera. However, the knowing about the MPs for cure of diseases is confined to plant scientists or herbalists and it is believed that MPs and PEs will lose their potency if revealed to other people. In case of plant pathology, the overuse of synthetic and chemical bases fungicides and other pesticides are the main threat to the sustainable environment. Therefore, we should move towards MPs and PEs in case of both human pathology as well as in plant pathology. In this review, we will about medicinal uses of plants in past as well as in now a day for the management of various diseases.

Keyword: Medicinal Plants; Plant Extracts; Medicinal Herbs; Phytochemicals; Polyphenols; Synthetic Fungicides; Antifungal Nature.

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Cite this article: Rehman, F. ur, Kalsoom, M., Adnan, M., Fazeli-Nasab, B., Naz, N., Ilahi, H., Ali, m. F., Ilyas, M. A., Yousaf, G., Toor, M. D., & Ali, Z. (2021). Importance of Medicinal Plants in Human and Plant Pathology; A Review, Int. J. Phar.& Biomedi. Rese. 8(2), 1-11. doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.18782/2394-3726.1110