IJSRP, Volume 10, Issue 6, June 2020 Edition [ISSN 2250-3153]
Liyanage RMW, Liyanage RP, Weerasooriya WMB
Sarvavishadi Thaila (SVT) is one of the widely used herbal preparations in the traditional system of medicine in srilanka. It has been used in the treatment of different type of diseases such as Thundikeri (Tonsilitis), Sarpavisha (Snake bites), Keetavisha (Insect bites), Ratharoga (Skin diseases), Krimiroga (Worm infections), Arshas (Haemorrhoids), Ullogam (Trush), Vruna (Ulcers), Vidradhi (Abcess) & Granthi shotha (Edema). Its formula is consisting with many herbs, oils, spices & minerals which are having different therapeutic Activities. Reviewing of antibacterial and antifungal effect of the medicinal plants used in this formula is the key objective of this study. Review is highlighted that the many studies reveal that the antibacterial and antifungal activities of the medicinal plant used in the formula of sarvavishadi thaila.