• MAHAVEER SING Department of Pharmacy, School of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Jaipur National University, Jaipur, Rajasthan, India.
  • SRAVAN KUMAR P Department of Pharmacy, School of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Jaipur National University, Jaipur, Rajasthan, India.
  • BIRENDRA SHRIVASTAVA Department of Pharmacy, School of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Jaipur National University, Jaipur, Rajasthan, India.
  • PAMULA REDDY B Department of Pharmacy, School of Pharmacy, Guru Nanak Group of Institutions, Hyderabad, Telangana, India.


Celosia cristata (CC) is used in traditional medicine to cure several disorders. It is a member of the genus Celosia and is commonly known as cockscomb, since the flower looks like the head on a rooster. Many sensitive ingredients were isolated from different parts of the plant. The recent studies showed that the plant exerted a wide range of pharmacological activities. The chemical constituents and pharmacological activities of CC were presented in this review.

Keywords: Celosia cristata, cockscomb, chemical constituent


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SING, M., S. KUMAR P, B. SHRIVASTAVA, and P. REDDY B. “A COMPREHENSIVE REVIEW OF PHYTOCHEMICAL AND PHARMACOLOGICAL OVERVIEW ON CELOSIA CRISTATA FOR FUTURE PROSPECTIVE RESEARCH”. Asian Journal of Pharmaceutical and Clinical Research, Vol. 13, no. 12, Dec. 2020, pp. 21-24, doi:10.22159/ajpcr.2020.v13i12.38675.
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