Photo Gallery

Login

Search

News & Updation

  • WJPPS MARCH ISSUE PUBLISHED
  • MARCH 2019 Issue has been successfully launched on 1 March 2019

  • WJPPS Impact Factor
  • Its our Pleasure to Inform you that WJPPS Impact Factor has been increased from 6.647 to 7.421 due to high quality Publication at International Level

  • ICV
  • WJPPS Rank with Index Copernicus Value 84.65 due to high reputation at International Level

  • Call for Paper
    • WJPPS  Invited to submit your valuable manuscripts for Coming Issue.
  • Updated Version
  • WJPPS introducing updated version of OSTS (online submission and tracking system), which have dedicated control panel for both author and reviewer. Using this control panel author can submit manuscript
  • Journal web site support Internet Explorer, Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox, Opera, Saffari for easy download of article without any trouble.
  •  

Abstract

REVIEW ON NATURAL TERATOGENS

Neelmani Chauhan*, J. E. Rachel Nivedita, S. Sravanthi

ABSTRACT

The aim of this study was to present the implications of the use of herbs during pregnancy, pointing out those that should be avoided during this condition because of their abortifacient and/or teratogenic potential. Many poisonous range plants common in the diet of domestic livestock possess teratogenic potential. Some congenital deformities, once thought to be of genetic origin, are now known to be caused by the teratogens of these plants. The period of maternal ingestion required to produce congenital defects varies among plants, from a single dose on one day to prolonged periods of one to two weeks. Knowledge of the duration of maternal ingestion required for the teratogenic effect to be realized has aided in formulating postulates on the mechanism of action. In some instances, the teratogens have been isolated and structurally characterized, permitting further postulation on the mechanism.

Keywords: Teratogens, pregnancy, natural plants, fetus.


[Full Text Article]

Call for Paper

World Journal of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences (WJPPS)
Read More

Online Submission

World Journal of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences (WJPPS)
Read More

Email & SMS Alert

World Journal of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences (WJPPS)
Read More