A review on Rhodiola rosea L.: An herb with Anti-stress, anti-oxidant and anti-carcinogenic properties
Rhodiola rosea L. is also called Golden root, Arctic root or Rose root. Its roots are act as adaptogens to help our body adapt to resist physical, chemical and environmental stress. Rhodiola rosea are rich in polyphenols, salidroside, tyrosol and other primary bioactive compounds. This review gives the information about the bioactivities it includes in anti-depressant, Anti-oxidant, Antifatique, Adaptogenic, anticancer activities and its current and future medical applications.