Author(s): Kavita Munjal, Vinod Gauttam, Sumeet Gupta, Apeksha Gupta, Lubna Abidin, Vikas Jhawat, Aayeena Altaf

Email(s): kavitamunjal915@gmail.com

DOI: 10.52711/0974-360X.2022.00904   

Address: Kavita Munjal1*, Vinod Gauttam2, Sumeet Gupta1, Apeksha Gupta3, Lubna Abidin3, Vikas Jhawat4, Aayeena Altaf5 1Department of Pharmacognosy and Pharmacology, M.M. College of Pharmacy, M.M. (Deemed to be University), Mullana, Ambala, Haryana, India.
2IES Institute of Pharmacy, Bhopal, India.
3Department of Pharmaceutics and Pharmacognosy, School of Pharmaceutical Sciences and Research, Jamia Hamdard, New Delhi, India.
4Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences, G. D. Goenka University, Gurugram, Haryana, India.
5Department of Food Technology, School of Interdisciplinary Sciences, Jamia Hamdard, New Delhi, India.
*Corresponding Author

Published In:   Volume - 15,      Issue - 11,     Year - 2022


ABSTRACT:
The genus Cinnamomum, the evergreen tree of tropical and subtropical Asia, Australia, the pacific region and South America, a member of family Lauraceae, has been used in day to day routine as a spice and condiment in India. This genus has many applications in perfumery, flavouring and pharmaceutical industries. Volatile oils from different parts of cinnamon such as leaves, fruits, root bark, flowers and buds have been isolated by several techniques and identification of these constituents have been done by GC and GC-MS. The present review describes the traditional and ethanobotanical uses and various chemical constituents, of various Indian species of Cinnamomum genus. This review will help those people who are interested in doing research work on this plant in future, which has got tremendous potential medicinally.


Cite this article:
Kavita Munjal, Vinod Gauttam, Sumeet Gupta, Apeksha Gupta, Lubna Abidin, Vikas Jhawat, Aayeena Altaf. Traditional uses and Phytochemistry of Cinnamomum Species – A Mini Review. Research Journal of Pharmacy and Technology.2022; 15(11):5363-7. doi: 10.52711/0974-360X.2022.00904

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Kavita Munjal, Vinod Gauttam, Sumeet Gupta, Apeksha Gupta, Lubna Abidin, Vikas Jhawat, Aayeena Altaf. Traditional uses and Phytochemistry of Cinnamomum Species – A Mini Review. Research Journal of Pharmacy and Technology.2022; 15(11):5363-7. doi: 10.52711/0974-360X.2022.00904   Available on: https://www.rjptonline.org/AbstractView.aspx?PID=2022-15-11-89


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