Comparative study of the antioxidant and reactive oxygen species scavenging properties in the extracts of the fruits of Terminalia chebula, Terminalia belerica
and Emblica officinalis.
75 ha 150 ha Year of 1993 2003 handover Total 143 250 household Dominant tree Rhododendron arberium, Shorea robusta, species Myrica esculenta, Alnus Terminalia tomentosa, nepalensis, Macaranga Terminalia belerica
, indica Adina cordifolia, Schima wallichii, Michelia champaca Use of forests Timber, fuelwood, Timber, fuelwood, fodder, charcoal (mostly fodder, charcoal, wild for local use) edibles.
An interesting use of dried fruits of three plants--Phyllanthus emblica, Terminalia belerica
and Terminalia chebula was observed in two formulations given by Kaviraj 2.
In case of menstrual problem one of them uses fruits and barks of Terminalia chebula with fruits of Terminalia belerica
warmed in water and mixed with salt and then adde talmishri and finally all of those are boiled and it continues until the mixture is 250ml.
Antichol; a polyherbal formulation containing extracts of several medicinal plants including Commiphora mukul, Curcuma longa, Emblica officinalis, Terminalia arjuna, Terminalia belerica
, Terminalia chebula, Garcinia cambojia and Ptreocarpus marsupium have been reported earlier by many researchers.
The fruits of Terminalia chebula, Terminalia belerica
and Emblica officinalis, when combined in equal proportions, are known as Triphala.
There was only one complex formulation, namely the use of fruits of Phyllanthus emblica, Terminalia belerica
, and Terminalia chebula for treatment of anemia.
Another example of a formulation containing combination of plant parts was the combination of fruits of Phyllanthus emblica, Terminalia belerica
and Terminalia chebula for treatment of fever and body ache as well prescribed as an aphrodisiac and an energizer.
These plants included Mangifera indica, Areca catechu, Ananas sativus, Carica papaya, Terminalia belerica
, Terminalia chebula, Phyllanthus emblica, Punica granatum, Musa paradisiaca, Psidium guajava, Syzygium cumini, Averrhoa carambola, Citrus aurantiifolia, and Capsicum frutescens.
The Chakma TMPs used the leaves of this plant in conjunction with fruits of Phyllanthus emblica, Terminalia belerica
, and Terminalia chebula for treatment of hemorrhoids.
Ayurvedic influences were also evident in the use by the Kavirajes of fruits from three plants, namely that of Phyllanthus emblica, Terminalia belerica
and Terminalia chebula in combination for treatment of coughs, spleen disorders, and gastrointestinal disorders.
Wight & Arn 27 Terminalia belerica