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Tropical Journal of Pharmaceutical Research
Pharmacotherapy Group, Faculty of Pharmacy, University of Benin, Benin City, Nigeria
ISSN: 1596-5996
EISSN: 1596-9827
Vol. 14, No. 8, 2015, pp. 1525-1536
Bioline Code: pr15200
Full paper language: English
Document type: Review Article
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Tropical Journal of Pharmaceutical Research, Vol. 14, No. 8, 2015, pp. 1525-1536

 en Phytochemical and Biological Properties of Ajuga decumbens (Labiatae): A Review
Ni, Boran; Dong, Xiaoxv; Fu, Jing; Yin, Xingbin; Lin, Longfei; Xia, Zhenwen; Zhao, Yang; Xue, Dan; Yang, Chunjing & Ni, Jian

Abstract

Ajuga decumbens Thunb is a member of Labiatae family and widespread in China, Korea and Japan. This plant possesses diverse pharmacological activities, such as anti-inflammatory, antitumor, antibacterial, antiviral, cytotoxic, as well as insecticidal activities. Several compounds have been isolated from A. decumbens, which display a wide spectrum of biological and pharmacological activities. Hence, it would be useful to review current literature for available pharmacological activities of the plant as well as its active ingredients.

Keywords
Ajuga decumbens Thunb; Anti-inflammatory; Antitumor; Antibacterial; Antiviral; Cytotoxic; Insecticidal; Diterpenes; Iridoids glycosides

 
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