A DETAILED PHARMACOLOGICAL APPROACH ON CAPPARIS ZEYLANICA
Sushant Tiwari, Himani Nautiyal* and Sanjay Singh
Capparis zeylanica Linn. belongs to capparidaceae family. Different types of activities are found n this Capparis zeylanica, such as antimicrobial, analgesic, mmunostimulant, antipyretic, antioxidant and anti-inflammatory activities. Flavonoids, alkaloids, saponin glycosides, turpenoids, tannins, saponins, syringic, p-coumaric acid and ferulic are present n this plant. Wide distribution of this plant s n Sri Lanka, Malaysia, Bangladesh and n ndia. n this present review article, a brief pharmacological study of plant was carried out. This review article contains brief nformations about some traditional uses of Capparis zeylanica, plant profile, distribution of Capparis zeylanica macroscopical and microscopical nvestigations. A brief nformation about phytochemicals of Capparis zeylanica s also ncluded n this article. Various pharmacological activities of Capparis zeylanica such as CNS depressant, antiaggressive, analgesic and antipyretic, antiulcer, mmunostimulant effects, antidiarrhoeal, antimicrobial, antifungal and antioxidant activities are discussed n this paper. Overall this study showed that there are various mportant roles of Capparis zeylanica.
Keywords: Capparis zeylanica, Pharmacological, Phytochemicals, Pharmacognostical, Antioxidant.
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