Preliminary Phytochemical Analysis And Antioxidant, Anti-Inflammatory Activity Of Dicliptera Ghatica Santapau

Document Type : Primary Research paper


1 Rayat Shikshan Sanstha’s, Karmaveer Bhaurao Patil College, Vashi, Navi Mumbai-400703, Maharashtra, India

2 Rayat Shikshan Sanstha’s, Chhatrapati Shivaji College, Satara-415001, Maharashtra, India


Dicliptera ghatica santapau, is a very rare plant from the Acanthaceae family. The plant has excellent healing properties and can be used to treat a variety of illnesses and diseases. In Ayurveda, the plant and its part have quite important. In this study, we have used the flower and leaves of the plant were used for phytochemical analysis and biological features such as antioxidant as well as anti-inflammatory activities. The phytochemical analysis followed a well-established protocol, whereas antioxidant as well as anti-inflammatory activity was assessed using well-established methodologies. Dicliptera ghatica santapau plants, leaves and the flowers extract include a variety of active constituents and have improved antioxidant and anti-inflammatory properties.