A review of the phytochemical and pharmacological properties of Chaenomeles speciosa.

A review of the phytochemical and pharmacological properties of Chaenomeles speciosa.


Evid Based Complement Alternat Med. 2018 ;2018:9591845. Epub 2018 Dec 9. PMID: 30622618

Abstract Title: 

Phytochemical and Pharmacological Properties of: An Edible Medicinal Chinese Mugua.


plants are adapted to diverse ecological zones particularly the temperate areas of Korea, Japan, and China. In China,is mainly planted in Chongqing, Anhui, and Hubei provinces. Most of the studies till date have been focused on the anti-inflammatory activities offractions. The present study aimed to review the maximum literature reported for the presence of various phytochemicals in. In addition, the pharmacological properties of these chemical compounds of this plant shall also be discussed. The extracts of the various parts of the plant are rich in diversity of antioxidants, organic acids, phenolics, terpenoids, and many different phytochemicals that bear strong anticancer, antioxidant, antiviral, antibacterial properties, anti-inflammation, antihyperlipidemic, antihyperglycemic, and anti-Parkinson properties.fruits have broad scope in industry as well as in medicines. Not only the leaves and fruits ofplant, but various other parts including roots, seeds, bark twigs, and flowers all have long history of clinical trials in curing many human ailments. However, the maximum accessible data concerning the chemical compositions and their broad pharmacological properties ofplant parts is pretty restricted that make it more appealing for in-depth investigations.

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