Author(s): Makarova E.I., Bokov D.O., Sergunova E.V., Chevidaev V.V., Kakhramanova S.D., Bessonov V.V., Friesen N.V., Luferov A.N.


DOI: 10.52711/0974-360X.2022.00155   

Address: Makarova E.I.1, Bokov D.O.1,2*, Sergunova E.V.1, Chevidaev V.V. 1, Kakhramanova S.D. 1,3, Bessonov V.V. 2, Friesen N.V. 1,4, Luferov A.N. 1
Sechenov First Moscow State Medical University, 8 Trubetskaya St., Bldg. 2, Moscow, 119991, Russian Federation.
2Federal Research Center of Nutrition, Biotechnology and Food Safety, 2/14 Ustyinsky pr., Moscow, 109240, Russian Federation.
3Federal State Budgetary Institution “Scientific Centre for Expert Evaluation of Medicinal Products”, 8/2 Petrovsky Boulevard, Moscow, 127051, Russian Federation.
4Botanical Garden of the University of Osnabrueck, Albrechtstr. 29, Osnabrueck, 490776 Germany.
*Corresponding Author

Published In:   Volume - 15,      Issue - 2,     Year - 2022

Phytochemical composition data of various parts of celery (Apium graveolens L.) and pharmacological activity thereof are analyzed herein. Flavonoids, organic acids, hydroxycinnamic acids, ether oil terpenoids, tannins, vitamins and microelements are A. graveolens biologically active substances (BAS). Rich composition of BAS causes multiple both biological and pharmacological effects of herbal raw materials extracts mainly due to antioxidant activity. Furthermore, the extracts have neuroprotective, anti-inflammatory, hypolipidemic, antihypertensive and antibacterial effects. A. graveolens possesses wide spectrum of pharmacological activities and is a nontoxic plant; A. graveolens-based medicines will have high margin of safety. The results obtained provide opportunities for making herbal pharmaceutical celery-based substances and introduction thereof into the academic medicine.

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Makarova E.I., Bokov D.O., Sergunova E.V., Chevidaev V.V., Kakhramanova S.D., Bessonov V.V., Friesen N.V., Luferov A.N. Apium graveolens L.: A Phytochemical and Pharmacological Review. Research Journal of Pharmacy and Technology. 2022; 15(2):927-4. doi: 10.52711/0974-360X.2022.00155

Makarova E.I., Bokov D.O., Sergunova E.V., Chevidaev V.V., Kakhramanova S.D., Bessonov V.V., Friesen N.V., Luferov A.N. Apium graveolens L.: A Phytochemical and Pharmacological Review. Research Journal of Pharmacy and Technology. 2022; 15(2):927-4. doi: 10.52711/0974-360X.2022.00155   Available on:

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