A Panoramic Review on Ethnobotanical, Phytochemical, Pharmacological and Homeopathic Uses of Echinacea angustifolia
Background: Echinacea angustifolia is traditionally used polychrest remedy and known since 18th century due to many medicinal properties. It is also well known homeopathic medicine that is useful for various diseases. Traditionally it is used in various ailments.
Objective: In present study, attempt has been made to review the literature of the botanical, ethnobotanical, taxonomical, chemical constituents, and homeopathic uses of E. angustifolia.
Study design: This is a narrative brief review in which information was collected from various search engines and text books.
Conclusion: It is concluded from present study that that E. angustifolia could be an alternative to immunomodulatory, antibacterial, antioxidant and anti-inflammatory agents.
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