A BASIC REVIEW ON VINCA ROSEA

  • Jyotsna Allamsetty Department of Pharmacy ,Avanthi Institute of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Cherukupally (Vil), Bhogapuram (M), Vizianagaram (Dist), A.P-531162.
    jyotsnabittu@gmail.com
  • Syam Prashanth Pedada Department of Pharmacy ,Avanthi Institute of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Cherukupally (Vil), Bhogapuram (M), Vizianagaram (Dist), A.P-531162.
  • Nirosha Pedada Department of Pharmacy ,Avanthi Institute of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Cherukupally (Vil), Bhogapuram (M), Vizianagaram (Dist), A.P-531162.
  • Kolli Dhanunjayarao Department of Pharmacy ,Avanthi Institute of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Cherukupally (Vil), Bhogapuram (M), Vizianagaram (Dist), A.P-531162.

Abstract

The attempt of this review reveals that Vinca rosea, many naturally grown plants around us which may be used for medicinal purposes. Catharanthus roseus Linn is a perennial plant that is mostly found in southern Asia, tropical countries and are native to Madagascar Catharanthus roseus  L. has many common names like vinca Rosea,Madagascar periwinkle, bright eyes, Cape periwinkle, graveyard plant, old maid, pink periwinkle, rose periwinkle myrtle. Vinca is one of the most available plants and it has the life-saving property. Most of the trending disease is cancer, vinca has the anti-cancer and the anti-tumor properties.mostly the at the later stage only cancer is been detected.there will be a failure in the treatment due to the late diagnosis. if the cell are been identified in the body then only the cancer cure is possible. Like vinca, there are many plants that may have anti-cancer properties. As synthetic drugs have many side effects but we also have traditional medicine like vinca which is been used from ancient times.

Keywords: Vinca Rosea, Tropical Countries, Anti-Tumor Properties

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Allamsetty, J., S. P. Pedada, N. Pedada, and D. Kolli. “A BASIC REVIEW ON VINCA ROSEA”. International Journal of Pharmacognosy and Chemistry, June 2020, pp. 31-36, https://www.saapbooks.com/journals/index.php/ijpc/article/view/20.
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