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Medicinal plants are botanical species that contain compounds with therapeutic properties and have been used for centuries in traditional medicine systems worldwide. These plants produce bioactive substances such as alkaloids, flavonoids, terpenoids, and phenolic compounds, which have been found to have medicinal effects on the human body. Medicinal plants are used to treat various health conditions, including pain, inflammation, infections, digestive disorders, respiratory ailments, and skin conditions. They are often prepared as herbal teas, tinctures, extracts, poultices, or capsules for internal or external use. Examples of medicinal plants include echinacea, ginseng, ginger, turmeric, chamomile, and aloe vera. With growing interest in natural remedies and alternative medicine, medicinal plants continue to play a significant role in healthcare and wellness practices worldwide.