A REVIEW ON PHARMACOLOGICAL ACTIVITIES AND POTENTIAL HEALTH BENEFITS OF MORINGA OLEIFERA
Author: Neetu Chouhan, Surbhi Jangir
Moringa oleifera also called as a drumstick and horseradish tree. This plant is of medicinal value & exhibit
so many pharmacological activities such as analgesic, anti-inflammatory, antipyretic, nootropic,
antiasthmatic, anticancer, antidiarrheal gastro protective, antiepileptic, anti-urolithiatic, antioxidant,
hepatoprotective, anti-ulcer, antimicrobial, cardiovascular, anti-obesity, antidiabetic, diuretic, local
anesthetic, antidiarrheal, anti-allergic, anthelmintic, wound healing, and immunomodulatory, properties.
This plant has wide range of the phytoconstituents that showing above pharmacological activities. The
present review showed the literature of the traditional uses, phytochemical properties with therapeutic
uses of drumstick tree and in promoting human health. Thus this plant has most popularity as curing
different diseases relating to human health.