• NARGEES SHAIKH Department of Pharmaceutics, H. K. College of Pharmacy, Oshiwara, Mumbai, India
  • GAURANG SAWANT Department of Pharmaceutics, H. K. College of Pharmacy, Oshiwara, Mumbai, India https://orcid.org/0000-0001-8984-2148
  • NIKHIL DIXIT Department of Pharmaceutics, H. K. College of Pharmacy, Oshiwara, Mumbai, India




Natural, Traditional, Triterpene, Ursolic acid


Natural products derived from plants have been used for decades in traditional medicine. Many classes of compounds exist in plants such as saponins, alkaloids, anti-oxidants, etc. Pentacyclic triterpenes are also one of the compounds occurring in plants. In this class Ursolic acid is a well-recognized compound that is available from various sources like seeds as well as fruits and possess many types of activities and is a bright contender for developing novel treatment approaches for treating diseases.


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How to Cite

SHAIKH, N., G. SAWANT, and N. DIXIT. “A REVIEW ON URSOLIC ACID: A NATURALLY OBTAINED PENTACYCLIC TRITERPENE”. International Journal of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences, vol. 13, no. 6, June 2021, pp. 1-5, doi:10.22159/ijpps.2021v13i6.41106.



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