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Calendula Officinalis of Antibiotic Activity: A Review | Original Article

Yashoda Yadav*, Surendar Karwasara, in Journal of Advances and Scholarly Researches in Allied Education | Multidisciplinary Academic Research


Chemical and pharmacological investigations have been conducted on the medicinal herb Calendula officinalis Linn. (Asteraceae), which is utilized in traditional medicine in many parts of the globe. According to chemical analyses, its organs include a wide variety of substances, including but not limited to volatile oil, carotene, flavonoids, terpenoids, coumarins, quinones, carbohydrates, lipids, amino acids, and other minor elements. C. officinalis extract pure compounds isolated from various parts of the plant have numerous pharmacological effects, such as anti-inflammatory, antioedematous, anti - oxidant, immunostimulant, and many more. Discuss the antimicrobial properties of Calendula officinalis Linn. in this review paper.