ISSN: 2393-9508
e-ISSN: 2582-4902

The Biobrio 10(3 & 4), 2023

Qualitative phytochemical analysis of some ethnomedicinally important plants used in the gynaecological disorders by the Santal and Paharia tribes of Rajmahal Subdivision of Sahibganj District, Sahibganj, Jharkhand

Baskey Neeraj & S. L. Bondya


The secondary metabolites present in the plants play an important role in disease prevention and treatment as the plants possess various antineoplastic, antimicrobial, antioxidant, antiinflammatory, analgesics, anti-diabetic, anti-hypertensive, antidiarrheal and other properties. Large no of plants is used by tribals for treating various ailments since ages. A qualitative study was done to investigate the phenols, alkaloids, terpenoids, flavonoids etc found in plants which make them medicinally important for the treatment of gynaecological disorders.


Ethnomedicine, Gynaecology, Qualitative, Secondary metabolites

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