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Research Journal of Science and Technology
Year : 2021, Volume : 13, Issue : 1
First page : ( 8) Last page : ( 12)
Print ISSN : 0975-4393. Online ISSN : 2349-2988.
Article DOI : 10.5958/2349-2988.2021.00002.4

A review on chemical constituents and pharmacological properties of Hibiscus cannabinus leaves

Thorat D B1,*, Rao P S2, Nandal D H3, Kunkulol Rahul3

1PRES, Institute of Pharmacy, Loni, Tal - Rahata, Dist - Ahmednagar

2Pravara Rural College of Pharmacy, Loni, Tal - Rahata, Dist - Ahmednagar

3Pravara Institute of Medical Sciences (Deemed University), Loni, Tal - Rahata, Dist - Ahmednagar

*Corresponding Author E-mail: dattatraya_thorat@rediffmail.com

Online published on 27 April, 2021.


The phytochemical analysis of Hibiscus cannabinus showed the presence of phytosterols, flavonoids, polyphenols, tannins, steroids, alkaloids, saponins, lignans, essential oils, glucosides such as cannabiscitrin, cannabiscetin and anthocyanin glycoside. The pharmacological studies revealed that Hibiscus cannabinus possessed cytotoxic, anthelmintic, antibacterial, antiulcer, antidiabetic, hypolipidemic, antioxidant, immunological, haematinic and hepatoprotective effects. This review will highlight the chemical constituents, pharmacological and therapeutic properties of Hibiscus cannabinus.



Chemical constituents, Pharmacology, Hibiscus cannabinus.


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