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Nida Tabassum Khan
Department of Biotechnology, Faculty of Life Sciences and Informatics, Balochistan University of Information Technology Engineering and Management Sciences,(BUITEMS),Quetta, Pakistan
Therapeutic Properties of Saponins
Vol 3 No 01 (2019): INTERNATIONAL INVENTION OF SCIENTIFIC JOURNAL
Submitted: Dec 29, 2018
Published: Jan 4, 2019
Saponins are glucosides that are well known for their foaming aptitude .its biochemical properties depends on their polarity, hydrophobicity and nature of the reactive groups. Saponins exhibits diuretic, cardiac stimulant, anti-catarrhal, anti-inflammatory, antioxidant, aphrodisiac, emmenagogue, antispasmodic, expectorant, hepatoprotective, hormone modulating and adrenal adaptogenic effects.