International Journal of Science and Research (IJSR)

International Journal of Science and Research (IJSR)
Open Access | Fully Refereed | Peer Reviewed

ISSN: 2319-7064




Downloads: 109

Research Paper | Medicine Science | India | Volume 3 Issue 11, November 2014


Phyto-Ethno-Medicinal Knowledge of Folklore People in Kappathgudda Region of Gadaga District, Karnataka, South India

H. M. Shivakumar, T. R. Parashurama


Abstract: The ethnobotanical study conducted in the year 2014 at the Kappathgudda region of Gadaga district (Karnataka). This area is rich in plant wealth; therefore, this study has been made to prepare an inventory of indigenous medicinal plants and to bring traditional knowledge on record. The informal interviews with folklore people provided the data about 114 useful medicinal plants, The information gathered from the folklore perople was arranged by ailments followed by plant botanical name as well as local names along with family, parts used, method of preparation of medicine, dosage, duration, and ingredients were documented in study area. The families such as Euphorbiaceae and Fabaceae were most commonly used families for treatment. The phyto-ethno-medicinal survey of Kappathgudda region gives an important base line data of medicinal plants diversity in study area for future conservation aspects.


Keywords: Phyto-Ethno-Medicinal Knowledge, Folklore People, Kappathgudda Region, Karnataka


Edition: Volume 3 Issue 11, November 2014,


Pages: 3080 - 3091


How to Cite this Article?

H. M. Shivakumar, T. R. Parashurama, "Phyto-Ethno-Medicinal Knowledge of Folklore People in Kappathgudda Region of Gadaga District, Karnataka, South India", International Journal of Science and Research (IJSR), https://www.ijsr.net/get_abstract.php?paper_id=SUB1497, Volume 3 Issue 11, November 2014, 3080 - 3091

How to Share this Article?

Enter Your Email Address


Similar Articles with Keyword 'Karnataka'

Downloads: 107

Dissertation Chapters, Medicine Science, India, Volume 3 Issue 9, September 2014

Pages: 1481 - 1483

Assessment of Prescription Pattern Associated with Anti-Hypertensive Treatment at Tertiary Care Teaching Hospital in Central Karnataka

Kasi Jagadeesh M, Uday Kumar R.

Share this Article

Downloads: 109

Research Paper, Medicine Science, India, Volume 4 Issue 3, March 2015

Pages: 1336 - 1340

Effectiveness of Planned Teaching Programme (PTP) on Knowledge Regarding Management of Selected Obstetric Emergencies among the Final Year GNM Students of Selected School of Nursing, Belgaum, Karnataka- One Group Pretest Post Test Pre Experimental Study

Heikham GC, Raddi SA

Share this Article

Similar Articles with Keyword 'Knowledge'

Downloads: 43

Review Papers, Medicine Science, India, Volume 5 Issue 10, October 2016

Pages: 1497 - 1500

A Review Article on Training Nurses in Patient Education and Communication: A Step towards Selecting Methods for Training Nurses in Patient Rights

Sonia E D' Souza; Dr. Ghulam Jeelani Qadiri

Share this Article

Downloads: 44

Research Paper, Medicine Science, Iraq, Volume 6 Issue 7, July 2017

Pages: 1515 - 1520

Baseline Needs Assessment for Breast Cancer Awareness and Management among Paramedical Health Care Providers in Iraq

Nada A.S. Alwan; Wafa' M. Alattar; Nawar Al Mallah; Thamira K. Hassoun

Share this Article

Similar Articles with Keyword 'People'

Downloads: 136 | Weekly Hits: ⮙1 | Monthly Hits: ⮙1

Research Paper, Medicine Science, India, Volume 3 Issue 6, June 2014

Pages: 1591 - 1598

Increasing Prevalence of Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease;Tuberculosis; Lung Cancer and Rising Environmental Oestrogen

Elizabeth JeyaVardhini Samuel, Nagarajan Natarajan

Share this Article

Downloads: 94

Case Studies, Medicine Science, India, Volume 4 Issue 2, February 2015

Pages: 367 - 368

Rabies ? An Unusual Presentation

Patil V. S., Patil G. V., Bansode M. V.

Share this Article

Similar Articles with Keyword 'Region'

Downloads: 119

Research Paper, Medicine Science, United Kingdom, Volume 9 Issue 6, June 2020

Pages: 1893 - 1903

Examination of Cognitive Deficits Produced by Sub-Chronic Ketamine Exposure in Rats

Christopher Wood, Mohammed Shoib

Share this Article

Downloads: 1

Research Paper, Medicine Science, Albania, Volume 4 Issue 3, March 2015

Pages: 2210 - 2212

Risk Factors in Heart Attack

Edi Smajlaj, Sabit Brokaj

Share this Article
Top