A REVIEW ON URSOLIC ACID: A NATURALLY OBTAINED PENTACYCLIC TRITERPENE

  • NARGEES SHAIKH H.K COLLEGE OF PHARMACY,OSHIWARA,MUMBAI
  • GAURANG SAWANT H.K. College of Pharmacy,Oshiwara,Mumbai,India https://orcid.org/0000-0001-8984-2148
  • NIKHIL DIXIT H.K. College of Pharmacy,Oshiwara,Mumbai,India

Abstract

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 from seeds as well as fruits and possess many types of activities and is a bright contender for developing novel treatment approaches for treating diseases

Keywords: : Natural, traditional, triterpene, ursolic acid

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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, Apr. 2021, doi:10.22159/ijpps.2021v13i6.41106.
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