Author(s): Sana Iqbal, Sehrish Khalid, Sammia Shahid


DOI: 10.5958/2231-5713.2020.00031.8   

Address: Sana Iqbal*, Sehrish Khalid, Dr. Sammia Shahid
Department of Chemistry, University of Management and Technology, Lahore, Pakistan.
*Corresponding Author

Published In:   Volume - 10,      Issue - 3,     Year - 2020

An Ornamental plant Rosa Damascena is being used from ancient times to cure many infectious disorders. It has excellent natural potential against inflammatory diseases. Juice from fresh rose petals contains outstanding antioxidant properties with no side-effects. Its flower has many therapeutic effects that includes relief from chest and abdominal pain and strengthening. Rosa damascena has numerous pharmacological applications having anti-oxidant, anticancer, antimicrobial and antidepressant potential. Dried rose petals can be used as an alternative litter material to enhance broiler production and performance. Even distilled waste material of Rosa damascena from industry can be used as an excellent feed for some animals.

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Sana Iqbal, Sehrish Khalid, Sammia Shahid. Pharmacological Properties of Rosa damascene. Asian J. Pharm. Tech. 2020; 10(3):183-186. doi: 10.5958/2231-5713.2020.00031.8

Sana Iqbal, Sehrish Khalid, Sammia Shahid. Pharmacological Properties of Rosa damascene. Asian J. Pharm. Tech. 2020; 10(3):183-186. doi: 10.5958/2231-5713.2020.00031.8   Available on:

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