Volume : IV, Issue : IX, September - 2014

Ethnobotanical Formulations for Chronic Disorders by Yerukala Tribe of Warangal District, Telangana

G. Prabhakar, P. Kamalakar

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Ethnomedicinal practices of the tribe Yerukala, a semi nomadic community from warangal district of Telangana state was studied for chronic disorders during 2013 and 2014. Thirty one different formulations were recorded for fourteen types of chronic ailments, where thirty two plant species belonging to twenty two families were involved. The data was recorded based on expertise and the successful cases. Chronic disorders like Convulsions, Jaundice, Infertility, Migraine, Paralysis, Diabetes, Arthritis etc. were considered, for which solo as well as composite herbal preparations are available.

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G. Prabhakar, P.Kamalakar Ethnobotanical Formulations for Chronic Disorders by Yerukala Tribe of Warangal District, Telangana Indian Journal of Applied Research, Vol.4, Issue.9 September 2014


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