Phytochemicals and therapeutic potentials of Barleria lupulina


  • Hemant Arunrao Sawarkar Department of Pharmacognosy and Phytochemistry, Anuradha College of Pharmacy, Chikhli, Buldhana, Maharashtra 443201, India.
  • Ajit Kumar Pandey Department of Pharmaceutical Chemistry, Shri Shankaracharya Technical Campus, Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Junwani, Bhilai, Chattisgarh 490020, India.
  • Kailas R. Biyani Department of Pharmacognosy and Phytochemistry, Anuradha College of Pharmacy, Chikhli, Buldhana, Maharashtra 443201, India.



Barleria lupulina, Mini-Review, phytochemicals, Therapeutics


A well-known herb Barleria lupulina is traditionally used as a medicinal and decorative plant. The various parts of this plant are reported to contain a range of phytoconstituents, including terpenes and terpenoidal compounds, iridoid glucosides, iridoid diglucosides, phenylpropanoid glucosides, and phenylethanoid glucosides. Antibacterial, antiarthritic, CNS depressive, anti-osteoporotic, antioxidant, anti-diabetic, and anti-inflammatory effects are present in isolated components and extract of B. lupulina. This in-depth analysis covers the traditional uses, phytochemistry, pharmacological use, and mechanism of action of B. lupulina.


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How to Cite

Sawarkar, H. A., A. K. . Pandey, and K. R. Biyani. “Phytochemicals and Therapeutic Potentials of Barleria Lupulina”. Bangladesh Journal of Pharmacology, vol. 18, no. 4, Dec. 2023, pp. 119-2, doi:10.3329/bjp.v18i4.67429.



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