chapter  18
Ethnopharmacology of Alstonia venenata R. Br
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Alstonia venenata R. Br, a member of the family Apocynaceae is known for its medicinal value and considered as a powerful antidote for poisonous snake bites.

Alstonia venenata is rich source of indole alkaloids including venoxidine, venoterpine, venserpine, echitoserpidine, 16-epivenenatine and 16epialstovenine.