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Current Cancer Therapy Reviews


ISSN (Print): 1573-3947
ISSN (Online): 1875-6301

Review Article

Herbal Drugs to Targets in the Treatment of Cancer - A Futuristic Approach

Author(s): Anshu Tiwari*, Md. Aftab Alam, Awaneet Kaur, Shaweta Sharma and Shikha Yadav

Volume 19, Issue 3, 2023

Published on: 07 February, 2023

Page: [177 - 197] Pages: 21

DOI: 10.2174/1573394718666221004092742

Price: $65


In the last few decades, cancer has affected people globally and is the most minacious disease that affects human body cells. It is a prominent cause of death. Cancer can affect anyone anywhere in the body. Most ordinary cancers are lung, colorectal, prostate, breast, etc. There are various options for the treatment of cancer, such as chemotherapy, radiation, surgery, or hormonal therapy, but the adverse effects may be harmful and can vary considerably depending on the health outcomes of the person. Many studies have recently focused on herbal species for anticancer purposes. Several herbal components and their analogues are mostly recognised as crucial anticancer factors. However, different plants have anticancer properties. Various medicinal herbs were revealed to improve the quality of life of cancer patients. This study shows that herbal goods with related analogues are cancer-resistant compounds with in vivo or in vitro anticancer effects. His study aims to demonstrate the herbal products with related analogues as cancer-resistant compounds as novel species with in vivo or in vitro anticancer effects. This review has focused on several natural anticancer substances, besides several other organic products. Most herbs seemed to progress through the process of anti-cancer. An herbal compound analysis is often valuable for discovering new pharmacologically important materials with special pathways. It can be noted that to provide nature’s variability, chemically, components that can be associated with most targeted therapies are often developed.

Keywords: Cancer cells, medicinal plants, tumours, natural products, herbal therapies, chemotherapy.

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