Phytochemical Constituents and Pharmacological Activities of Nyctanthes arbor-tristis
*Present Address: Department of Pharmaceutical Chemistry, Faculty of Pharmacy, (SBMCH campus), Bharath Institute of Higher Education & Research, Chromepet, Chennai, 600 044, Corresponding Author E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
Nyctanthes arbo-tristis is a medicinal plant found in India, South Asia and Southeast Asia. It was revealed that this herbal plant exhibit various pharmacological activities because of the presence of glycosides and phenolic compounds. Different pharmacological activities like hepatoprotective, antileishmanial, antipyretic, antihistaminic, antimalarial, antibacterial, anti-inflammatory, antioxidant, antiviral and antifungal activities have been reported. This present review, compiles the different phytochemical compounds and pharmacological activities reported so far by this plant in a comprehensive manner.
Nyctanthes arbor-tristis, phytochemical studies, arbortristosides, 6-beta-hydroxy-loganin, antioxidant, antimicrobial.