An ethnobotanical survey was conducted in and around Vellore district to study the various medicinal plants used by the people for the treatment of their ailments such as fever, cold, cough, diabetes, jaundice, diarrhoea, rheumatism, snake bite, and headache. The study also covered the methods used in plant extraction, and the dose, duration and mode of application.
Thirumalai, T.; Kelumalai, E.; Senthilkumar, B.; and David, E.
"Ethnobotanical Study of Medicinal Plants used by the Local People in Vellore District, Tamilnadu, India,"
Ethnobotanical Leaflets: Vol. 2009
, Article 10.
Available at: http://opensiuc.lib.siu.edu/ebl/vol2009/iss10/10