Antianxiety Activities Associated with Herbal Drugs: A Review

  • G. Mustafa
  • S. H. Ansari
  • Z. A. Bhat
  • A. S. Abdulkareim


There have been many advancements in the treatment of generalized anxiety and post traumatic stress disorder. Attention to these disorders has increased with recent world events; however, continued efforts are needed to improve their diagnosis, treatment, and prevention. Objective of this review examines herbs commonly used for generalized anxiety and some other psychiatric symptoms and advantages associated with their use.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • G. Mustafa
    • 1
  • S. H. Ansari
    • 1
  • Z. A. Bhat
    • 2
  • A. S. Abdulkareim
    • 3
  1. 1.Herbal Cosmetics and Immunomodulatory Lab, Department of Pharmacognosy and Phytochemistry, Faculty of PharmacyJamia HamdardNew DelhiIndia
  2. 2.Depatment of Pharmaceutical SciencesUniversity of KashmirSrinagarIndia
  3. 3.Phytochemistry Research Lab, Department of Pharmacognosy and Phytochemistry, Faculty of PharmacyJamia HamdardNew DelhiIndia

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