A REVIEW ON PHYTOCHEMICAL AND PHARMACOLOGICAL PROPERTIES OF THESPESIA POPULNEA

  • CH. Malathi Suvarna Department of Pharmacology, Gland Institute of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Narsapur, Medak District, Telangana, India
  • P. Sriya Department of Pharmacology, Gland Institute of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Narsapur, Medak District, Telangana, India
  • MD Arshad Department of Pharmacology, Gland Institute of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Narsapur, Medak District, Telangana, India
  • K. Pavan Department of Pharmacology, Gland Institute of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Narsapur, Medak District, Telangana, India

Abstract

Most of the drugs available today are directly or indirectly derived from plants. The objective of present review is to provide advance information including traditional uses, phyotochemical, Pharmacognostic and pharmacological of Thespesia populnea for easy access of researchers intending to work on the wide range of active chemical constituents in this plant. A fast growing ever green shrub native to saline, sandy, volcanic, limestone and rocky soils especially in tropical and subtropical areas could be seen anywhere and easy to propagate and grow. Its activity spectrum ranges from memory enhancing to cytotoxic to immunmodulatory to antidiuretic. Here we discussed the latest development in the activities of different parts of the plant T. populnea.

Keywords: Pharmacological activity, Phytochemical screening, Ethnomedicine, Thespesia populnea.

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Author Biographies

CH. Malathi Suvarna, Department of Pharmacology, Gland Institute of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Narsapur, Medak District, Telangana, India

Department of Pharmacology, Gland Institute of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Narsapur, Medak District, Telangana, India

P. Sriya, Department of Pharmacology, Gland Institute of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Narsapur, Medak District, Telangana, India

Department of Pharmacology, Gland Institute of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Narsapur, Medak District, Telangana, India

MD Arshad, Department of Pharmacology, Gland Institute of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Narsapur, Medak District, Telangana, India

Department of Pharmacology, Gland Institute of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Narsapur, Medak District, Telangana, India

K. Pavan, Department of Pharmacology, Gland Institute of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Narsapur, Medak District, Telangana, India

Department of Pharmacology, Gland Institute of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Narsapur, Medak District, Telangana, India

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Suvarna, C., Sriya, P., Arshad, M., & Pavan, K. (2018). A REVIEW ON PHYTOCHEMICAL AND PHARMACOLOGICAL PROPERTIES OF THESPESIA POPULNEA. Journal of Drug Delivery and Therapeutics, 8(4), 1-4. https://doi.org/10.22270/jddt.v8i4.1718