Lawsonia inermis Health effects and herbal facts

Known as
Egyptian-privet henna Jamaica-mignonette mignonette-tree
Lawsonia inermis

Medical use

Economic importance of Lawsonia inermis

Environmental ornamental
Materials tanin/dyestuf
Medicines folklore

Gallery

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Geografical distribution

  • AFRICA
    Native
    • Northern Africa: Egypt
    • Northeast Tropical Africa: Ethiopia; Somalia; Sudan
    • West-Central Tropical Africa: Zaire
    • West Tropical Africa: Benin; Burkina Faso; Cote D'Ivoire; Gambia; Ghana; Guinea; Guinea-Bissau; Liberia; Mali; Niger; Nigeria; Senegal; Sierra Leone; Togo
    • Southern Africa: South Africa - KwaZulu-Natal
    • Western Indian Ocean: Comoros; Seychelles
    Cultivated
    • Northern Africa: Egypt; Libya
    • Northeast Tropical Africa: Sudan
    • West Tropical Africa: Niger
  • ASIA-TROPICAL
    Native
    • Indian Subcontinent: India; Pakistan; Sri Lanka
    Cultivated
    • Indian Subcontinent: India; Pakistan

Biological activities

5-Alpha-Reductase-Inhibitor
Linoleic-acid found in Oil (293000 ppm);found in Seed (35820 ppm)
Oleic-acid found in Oil (347000 ppm);found in Seed (42360 ppm)
Palmitic-acid found in Oil (91000 ppm);found in Seed (11085 ppm)
Stearic-acid found in Oil (158000 ppm);found in Seed (19285 ppm)
5-Lipoxygenase-Inhibitor
Aesculetin found in Leaf
Esculetin found in Leaf
ACE-Inhibitor
Gallic-acid found in Leaf (69000 ppm)
Abortifacient
Lawsone found in Bark ;found in Leaf (40000 ppm);found in Seed (130 ppm);found in Petiole (25000 ppm)
Acetylcholinergic
Glucose found in Leaf
Aggregant
Sucrose found in Leaf
Aldose-Reductase-Inhibitor
Aesculetin found in Leaf
Cosmosiin found in Leaf
Cynaroside found in Leaf (1500 ppm)
Daucosterol found in Leaf (1000 ppm)
Luteolin found in Leaf (29 ppm);found in Plant
Scopoletin found in Leaf
Allelochemic
Lawsone found in Bark ;found in Leaf (40000 ppm);found in Seed (130 ppm);found in Petiole (25000 ppm)
Scopoletin found in Leaf
Allergenic
Alpha-ionone found in Flower Essent. Oil (180000 ppm);found in Flower (40 ppm)
Beta-ionone found in Flower Essent. Oil (720000 ppm);found in Flower (160 ppm)
Mannitol found in Leaf
Oleic-acid found in Oil (347000 ppm);found in Seed (42360 ppm)
Alpha-Reductase-Inhibitor
Oleic-acid found in Oil (347000 ppm);found in Seed (42360 ppm)
Analgesic
Aesculetin found in Leaf
Esculetin found in Leaf
Gallic-acid found in Leaf (69000 ppm)
Lawsone found in Bark ;found in Leaf (40000 ppm);found in Seed (130 ppm);found in Petiole (25000 ppm)
Mannitol found in Leaf
Scopoletin found in Leaf
Androgenic
Beta-sitosterol found in Bark ;found in Leaf
Anemiagenic
Oleic-acid found in Oil (347000 ppm);found in Seed (42360 ppm)
Anesthetic
Scopoletin found in Leaf
Angiogenic
Beta-sitosterol found in Bark ;found in Leaf
Angiotensin-Receptor-Blocker
Fiber found in Seed (372200 ppm)
Anorexic
Beta-sitosterol found in Bark ;found in Leaf
Anthelmintic
Betulinic-acid found in Bark ;found in Plant
Mannitol found in Leaf
AntiEBV
1,4-naphthoquinone found in Leaf
Lupeol found in Bark ;found in Plant
AntiHIV
Betulin found in Bark ;found in Plant
Betulinic-acid found in Bark ;found in Plant
Gallic-acid found in Leaf (69000 ppm)
Luteolin found in Leaf (29 ppm);found in Plant
AntiMRSA
Gallic-acid found in Leaf (69000 ppm)
AntiMS
Linoleic-acid found in Oil (293000 ppm);found in Seed (35820 ppm)
Antiacne
Linoleic-acid found in Oil (293000 ppm);found in Seed (35820 ppm)
Antiadenomic
Beta-sitosterol found in Bark ;found in Leaf
Antiadenovirus
Gallic-acid found in Leaf (69000 ppm)
Antiadrenergic
Scopoletin found in Leaf
Antiaflatoxin
Scopoletin found in Leaf
Antiallergenic
Gallic-acid found in Leaf (69000 ppm)
Antiallergic
Luteolin found in Leaf (29 ppm);found in Plant
Antialopecic
Linoleic-acid found in Oil (293000 ppm);found in Seed (35820 ppm)
Oleic-acid found in Oil (347000 ppm);found in Seed (42360 ppm)
Palmitic-acid found in Oil (91000 ppm);found in Seed (11085 ppm)
Antianaphylactic
Gallic-acid found in Leaf (69000 ppm)
Linoleic-acid found in Oil (293000 ppm);found in Seed (35820 ppm)
Antiandrogenic
Beta-sitosterol found in Bark ;found in Leaf
Linoleic-acid found in Oil (293000 ppm);found in Seed (35820 ppm)
Oleic-acid found in Oil (347000 ppm);found in Seed (42360 ppm)
Palmitic-acid found in Oil (91000 ppm);found in Seed (11085 ppm)
Antiangiogenic
Gallic-acid found in Leaf (69000 ppm)
Lupeol found in Bark ;found in Plant
Luteolin found in Leaf (29 ppm);found in Plant
Antiarrhythmic
Aesculetin found in Leaf
Esculetin found in Leaf
Scopoletin found in Leaf
Antiarteriosclerotic
Linoleic-acid found in Oil (293000 ppm);found in Seed (35820 ppm)
Antiarthritic
Fraxetin found in Leaf (100000 ppm)
Linoleic-acid found in Oil (293000 ppm);found in Seed (35820 ppm)
Antiasthmatic
Gallic-acid found in Leaf (69000 ppm)
Scopoletin found in Leaf
Antiatherogenic
Luteolin found in Leaf (29 ppm);found in Plant
Antibacterial
Aesculetin found in Leaf
Beta-ionone found in Flower Essent. Oil (720000 ppm);found in Flower (160 ppm)
Beta-sitosterol found in Bark ;found in Leaf
Betulinic-acid found in Bark ;found in Plant
Cosmosiin found in Leaf
Esculetin found in Leaf
Fraxetin found in Leaf (100000 ppm)
Gallic-acid found in Leaf (69000 ppm)
Lauric-acid found in Seed Oil
Lawsone found in Bark ;found in Leaf (40000 ppm);found in Seed (130 ppm);found in Petiole (25000 ppm)
Luteolin found in Leaf (29 ppm);found in Plant
Scopoletin found in Leaf
Antibronchitic
Fraxetin found in Leaf (100000 ppm)
Gallic-acid found in Leaf (69000 ppm)
Antibronchoconstrictor
Scopoletin found in Leaf
Anticancer
Betulinic-acid found in Bark ;found in Plant
Gallic-acid found in Leaf (69000 ppm)
Anticapillary-Fragility
Aesculetin found in Leaf
Esculetin found in Leaf
Anticarcinogenic
Luteolin found in Leaf (29 ppm);found in Plant
Anticarcinomic
Betulin found in Bark ;found in Plant
Betulinic-acid found in Bark ;found in Plant
Gallic-acid found in Leaf (69000 ppm)
Luteolin found in Leaf (29 ppm);found in Plant
Anticariogenic
Beta-ionone found in Flower Essent. Oil (720000 ppm);found in Flower (160 ppm)
Lawsone found in Bark ;found in Leaf (40000 ppm);found in Seed (130 ppm);found in Petiole (25000 ppm)
Anticataract
Luteolin found in Leaf (29 ppm);found in Plant
Anticholinergic
Scopoletin found in Leaf
Anticomplementary
Luteolin found in Leaf (29 ppm);found in Plant
Luteolin-7-o-glucoside found in Leaf
Anticoronary
Linoleic-acid found in Oil (293000 ppm);found in Seed (35820 ppm)
Antidepressant
Xanthones found in Leaf
Antidermatic
Luteolin found in Leaf (29 ppm);found in Plant
Antidiabetic
Fiber found in Seed (372200 ppm)
Xylose found in Leaf
Antidysenteric
Aesculetin found in Leaf
Esculetin found in Leaf
Fraxetin found in Leaf (100000 ppm)
Antieczemic
Linoleic-acid found in Oil (293000 ppm);found in Seed (35820 ppm)
Antiedemic
Beta-sitosterol found in Bark ;found in Leaf
Betulinic-acid found in Bark ;found in Plant
Glucose found in Leaf
Lupeol found in Bark ;found in Plant
Scopoletin found in Leaf
Antiescherichic
Aesculetin found in Leaf
Esculetin found in Leaf
Gallic-acid found in Leaf (69000 ppm)
Antiestrogenic
Beta-sitosterol found in Bark ;found in Leaf
Luteolin found in Leaf (29 ppm);found in Plant
Antifeedant
Beta-sitosterol found in Bark ;found in Leaf
Betulin found in Bark ;found in Plant
Lawsone found in Bark ;found in Leaf (40000 ppm);found in Seed (130 ppm);found in Petiole (25000 ppm)
Luteolin found in Leaf (29 ppm);found in Plant
Scopoletin found in Leaf
Antifertility
Beta-sitosterol found in Bark ;found in Leaf
Antifibrinolytic
Gallic-acid found in Leaf (69000 ppm)
Linoleic-acid found in Oil (293000 ppm);found in Seed (35820 ppm)
Palmitic-acid found in Oil (91000 ppm);found in Seed (11085 ppm)
Antiflu
Betulin found in Bark ;found in Plant
Gallic-acid found in Leaf (69000 ppm)
Lupeol found in Bark ;found in Plant
Antiglaucomic
Mannitol found in Leaf
Antigonadotrophic
Beta-sitosterol found in Bark ;found in Leaf
Antigranular
Linoleic-acid found in Oil (293000 ppm);found in Seed (35820 ppm)
Antihemorrhagic
Lawsone found in Bark ;found in Leaf (40000 ppm);found in Seed (130 ppm);found in Petiole (25000 ppm)
Antihepatotoxic
Gallic-acid found in Leaf (69000 ppm)
Glucose found in Leaf
Scopoletin found in Leaf
Stigmasterol found in Leaf
Antiherpetic
Gallic-acid found in Leaf (69000 ppm)
Luteolin found in Leaf (29 ppm);found in Plant
Antihiccup
Sucrose found in Leaf
Antihistaminic
Lawsone found in Bark ;found in Leaf (40000 ppm);found in Seed (130 ppm);found in Petiole (25000 ppm)
Linoleic-acid found in Oil (293000 ppm);found in Seed (35820 ppm)
Luteolin found in Leaf (29 ppm);found in Plant
Antihyperglycemic
Lupeol found in Bark ;found in Plant
Antihyperlipoproteinaemic
Beta-sitosterol found in Bark ;found in Leaf
Antihypertensive
Fiber found in Seed (372200 ppm)
Antihyperthyroid
Luteolin-7-o-glucoside found in Leaf
Antiinflammatory
Aesculetin found in Leaf
Beta-sitosterol found in Bark ;found in Leaf
Betulin found in Bark ;found in Plant
Betulinic-acid found in Bark ;found in Plant
Esculetin found in Leaf
Gallic-acid found in Leaf (69000 ppm)
Isoplumbagin found in Bark ;found in Stem Bark (500 ppm)
Lawsaritol found in Bark ;found in Resin, Exudate, Sap (80 ppm)
Lawsone found in Bark ;found in Leaf (40000 ppm);found in Seed (130 ppm);found in Petiole (25000 ppm)
Linoleic-acid found in Oil (293000 ppm);found in Seed (35820 ppm)
Lupeol found in Bark ;found in Plant
Luteolin found in Leaf (29 ppm);found in Plant
Mannitol found in Leaf
Oleic-acid found in Oil (347000 ppm);found in Seed (42360 ppm)
Scopoletin found in Leaf
Stigmasterol found in Leaf
Antiketotic
Glucose found in Leaf
Antileishmanic
Gallic-acid found in Leaf (69000 ppm)
Antileukemic
Beta-sitosterol found in Bark ;found in Leaf
Betulinic-acid found in Bark ;found in Plant
Daucosterol found in Leaf (1000 ppm)
Luteolin found in Leaf (29 ppm);found in Plant
Antileukotriene-D4
Linoleic-acid found in Oil (293000 ppm);found in Seed (35820 ppm)
Oleic-acid found in Oil (347000 ppm);found in Seed (42360 ppm)
Antileukotrienogenic
Scopoletin found in Leaf
Antilithic
Lupeol found in Bark ;found in Plant
Antilymphomic
Beta-sitosterol found in Bark ;found in Leaf
Luteolin found in Leaf (29 ppm);found in Plant
Antimalarial
Betulinic-acid found in Bark ;found in Plant
Lupeol found in Bark ;found in Plant
Antimelanomic
Beta-ionone found in Flower Essent. Oil (720000 ppm);found in Flower (160 ppm)
Betulinic-acid found in Bark ;found in Plant
Luteolin found in Leaf (29 ppm);found in Plant
Antimenorrhagic
Linoleic-acid found in Oil (293000 ppm);found in Seed (35820 ppm)
Antimutagenic
Aesculetin found in Leaf
Beta-sitosterol found in Bark ;found in Leaf
Esculetin found in Leaf
Gallic-acid found in Leaf (69000 ppm)
Luteolin found in Leaf (29 ppm);found in Plant
Mannitol found in Leaf
Scopoletin found in Leaf
Antinephritic
Mannitol found in Leaf
Antinitrosaminic
Gallic-acid found in Leaf (69000 ppm)
Antinociceptive
Betulinic-acid found in Bark ;found in Plant
Luteolin found in Leaf (29 ppm);found in Plant
Stigmasterol found in Leaf
Antiobesity
Fiber found in Seed (372200 ppm)
Antiophidic
Beta-sitosterol found in Bark ;found in Leaf
Stigmasterol found in Leaf
Antiophthalmic
Sucrose found in Leaf
Antioxalate
Lupeol found in Bark ;found in Plant
Antioxidant
Beta-sitosterol found in Bark ;found in Leaf
Gallic-acid found in Leaf (69000 ppm)
Lauric-acid found in Seed Oil
Lupeol found in Bark ;found in Plant
Luteolin found in Leaf (29 ppm);found in Plant
Mannitol found in Leaf
Myristic-acid found in Seed Oil
Palmitic-acid found in Oil (91000 ppm);found in Seed (11085 ppm)
Scopoletin found in Leaf
Stigmasterol found in Leaf
Sucrose found in Leaf
Antiperiodontitic
Gallic-acid found in Leaf (69000 ppm)
Antiperoxidant
Gallic-acid found in Leaf (69000 ppm)
Lupeol found in Bark ;found in Plant
Antiplasmodial
Betulinic-acid found in Bark ;found in Plant
Antipolio
Gallic-acid found in Leaf (69000 ppm)
Luteolin found in Leaf (29 ppm);found in Plant
Antiprogestational
Beta-sitosterol found in Bark ;found in Leaf
Antiproliferant
Luteolin found in Leaf (29 ppm);found in Plant
Scopoletin found in Leaf
Antiprostaglandin
Beta-sitosterol found in Bark ;found in Leaf
Lupeol found in Bark ;found in Plant
Scopoletin found in Leaf
Antiprostatadenomic
Beta-sitosterol found in Bark ;found in Leaf
Antiprostatitic
Beta-sitosterol found in Bark ;found in Leaf
Linoleic-acid found in Oil (293000 ppm);found in Seed (35820 ppm)
Antiproteolytic
Gallic-acid found in Leaf (69000 ppm)
Antipyretic
Aesculetin found in Leaf
Beta-sitosterol found in Bark ;found in Leaf
Esculetin found in Leaf
Fraxetin found in Leaf (100000 ppm)
Lawsone found in Bark ;found in Leaf (40000 ppm);found in Seed (130 ppm);found in Petiole (25000 ppm)
Antiradicular
Gallic-acid found in Leaf (69000 ppm)
Mannitol found in Leaf
Antirheumatic
Fraxetin found in Leaf (100000 ppm)
Lupeol found in Bark ;found in Plant
Antisarcomic
Lawsone found in Bark ;found in Leaf (40000 ppm);found in Seed (130 ppm);found in Petiole (25000 ppm)
Antiseptic
Aesculetin found in Leaf
Esculetin found in Leaf
Fraxetin found in Leaf (100000 ppm)
Gallic-acid found in Leaf (69000 ppm)
Lawsone found in Bark ;found in Leaf (40000 ppm);found in Seed (130 ppm);found in Petiole (25000 ppm)
Scopoletin found in Leaf
Xanthones found in Leaf
Antisickling
Lawsone found in Bark ;found in Leaf (40000 ppm);found in Seed (130 ppm);found in Petiole (25000 ppm)
Antispasmodic
Daucosterol found in Leaf (1000 ppm)
Lawsone found in Bark ;found in Leaf (40000 ppm);found in Seed (130 ppm);found in Petiole (25000 ppm)
Luteolin found in Leaf (29 ppm);found in Plant
Mannitol found in Leaf
Scopoletin found in Leaf
Antistaphylococcic
Aesculetin found in Leaf
Esculetin found in Leaf
Gallic-acid found in Leaf (69000 ppm)
Antitumor-Promoter
1,4-naphthoquinone found in Leaf
Gallic-acid found in Leaf (69000 ppm)
Antitumor
Beta-ionone found in Flower Essent. Oil (720000 ppm);found in Flower (160 ppm)
Betulin found in Bark ;found in Plant
Betulinic-acid found in Bark ;found in Plant
Daucosterol found in Leaf (1000 ppm)
Fiber found in Seed (372200 ppm)
Gallic-acid found in Leaf (69000 ppm)
Lawsone found in Bark ;found in Leaf (40000 ppm);found in Seed (130 ppm);found in Petiole (25000 ppm)
Lupeol found in Bark ;found in Plant
Luteolin found in Leaf (29 ppm);found in Plant
Scopoletin found in Leaf
Antitussive
Luteolin found in Leaf (29 ppm);found in Plant
Antiulcer
Fiber found in Seed (372200 ppm)
Antiurethrotic
Lupeol found in Bark ;found in Plant
Antiurticaric
Lawsone found in Bark ;found in Leaf (40000 ppm);found in Seed (130 ppm);found in Petiole (25000 ppm)
Antivaricose
Glucose found in Leaf
Antiviral
Beta-sitosterol found in Bark ;found in Leaf
Betulin found in Bark ;found in Plant
Betulinic-acid found in Bark ;found in Plant
Gallic-acid found in Leaf (69000 ppm)
Lauric-acid found in Seed Oil
Lupeol found in Bark ;found in Plant
Luteolin found in Leaf (29 ppm);found in Plant
Stigmasterol found in Leaf
Xanthones found in Leaf
Aphidifuge
Betulin found in Bark ;found in Plant
Luteolin found in Leaf (29 ppm);found in Plant
Apoptotic
Beta-sitosterol found in Bark ;found in Leaf
Betulinic-acid found in Bark ;found in Plant
Gallic-acid found in Leaf (69000 ppm)
Luteolin found in Leaf (29 ppm);found in Plant
Scopoletin found in Leaf
Aromatase-Inhibitor
Luteolin found in Leaf (29 ppm);found in Plant
Artemicide
Beta-sitosterol found in Bark ;found in Leaf
Stigmasterol found in Leaf
Astringent
Gallic-acid found in Leaf (69000 ppm)
Atherogenic
Sucrose found in Leaf
Bacteristat
Gallic-acid found in Leaf (69000 ppm)
Beta-Blocker
Fiber found in Seed (372200 ppm)
Beta-Glucuronidase-Inhibitor
Luteolin found in Leaf (29 ppm);found in Plant
Bronchodilator
Gallic-acid found in Leaf (69000 ppm)
Bronchorelaxant
Scopoletin found in Leaf
CNS-Depressant
Scopoletin found in Leaf
CNS-Stimulant
Scopoletin found in Leaf
COX-1-Inhibitor
Lauric-acid found in Seed Oil
COX-2-Inhibitor
Lauric-acid found in Seed Oil
Calcium-Antagonist
Cynaroside found in Leaf (1500 ppm)
Luteolin found in Leaf (29 ppm);found in Plant
Cancer-Preventive
Aesculetin found in Leaf
Beta-ionone found in Flower Essent. Oil (720000 ppm);found in Flower (160 ppm)
Beta-sitosterol found in Bark ;found in Leaf
Esculetin found in Leaf
Fiber found in Seed (372200 ppm)
Gallic-acid found in Leaf (69000 ppm)
Linoleic-acid found in Oil (293000 ppm);found in Seed (35820 ppm)
Luteolin found in Leaf (29 ppm);found in Plant
Myristic-acid found in Seed Oil
Oleic-acid found in Oil (347000 ppm);found in Seed (42360 ppm)
Scopoletin found in Leaf
Stigmasterol found in Leaf
Candidicide
Beta-sitosterol found in Bark ;found in Leaf
Cosmosiin found in Leaf
Gallic-acid found in Leaf (69000 ppm)
Lauric-acid found in Seed Oil
Candidistat
Fraxetin found in Leaf (100000 ppm)
Carcinogenic
Gallic-acid found in Leaf (69000 ppm)
Linoleic-acid found in Oil (293000 ppm);found in Seed (35820 ppm)
Cardiodepressant
Aesculetin found in Leaf
Esculetin found in Leaf
Cardioprotective
Fiber found in Seed (372200 ppm)
Cardiotonic
Xanthones found in Leaf
Caspase-8-Inducer
Beta-sitosterol found in Bark ;found in Leaf
Chemopreventive
1,4-naphthoquinone found in Leaf
Luteolin found in Leaf (29 ppm);found in Plant
Cholagogue
Scopoletin found in Leaf
Choleretic
Aesculetin found in Leaf
Esculetin found in Leaf
Gallic-acid found in Leaf (69000 ppm)
Luteolin found in Leaf (29 ppm);found in Plant
Oleic-acid found in Oil (347000 ppm);found in Seed (42360 ppm)
Scopoletin found in Leaf
Collyrium
Sucrose found in Leaf
Comedolytic
Linoleic-acid found in Oil (293000 ppm);found in Seed (35820 ppm)
Cosmetic
Aesculetin found in Leaf
Behenic-acid found in Seed Oil (16900 ppm);found in Seed (2065 ppm);found in Oil (17000 ppm)
Esculetin found in Leaf
Lawsone found in Bark ;found in Leaf (40000 ppm);found in Seed (130 ppm);found in Petiole (25000 ppm)
Myristic-acid found in Seed Oil
Stearic-acid found in Oil (158000 ppm);found in Seed (19285 ppm)
Cyclooxygenase-Inhibitor
Gallic-acid found in Leaf (69000 ppm)
Cytochrome-P450-Inducer
Beta-ionone found in Flower Essent. Oil (720000 ppm);found in Flower (160 ppm)
Cytotoxic
Aesculetin found in Leaf
Betulin found in Bark ;found in Plant
Betulinic-acid found in Bark ;found in Plant
Esculetin found in Leaf
Gallic-acid found in Leaf (69000 ppm)
Lupeol found in Bark ;found in Plant
Luteolin found in Leaf (29 ppm);found in Plant
Scopoletin found in Leaf
Deiodinase-Inhibitor
Luteolin found in Leaf (29 ppm);found in Plant
Demulcent
Sucrose found in Leaf
Dermatitigenic
Aesculetin found in Leaf
Esculetin found in Leaf
Oleic-acid found in Oil (347000 ppm);found in Seed (42360 ppm)
Diagnostic
Xylose found in Leaf
Differentiator
Luteolin found in Leaf (29 ppm);found in Plant
Diuretic
Fiber found in Seed (372200 ppm)
Luteolin found in Leaf (29 ppm);found in Plant
Mannitol found in Leaf
Xanthones found in Leaf
Dye
Lawsone found in Bark ;found in Leaf (40000 ppm);found in Seed (130 ppm);found in Petiole (25000 ppm)
Xylose found in Leaf
Emetic
Mannitol found in Leaf
Emmenagogue
Lawsone found in Bark ;found in Leaf (40000 ppm);found in Seed (130 ppm);found in Petiole (25000 ppm)
Estrogenic
Beta-sitosterol found in Bark ;found in Leaf
Luteolin found in Leaf (29 ppm);found in Plant
Stigmasterol found in Leaf
FLavor
Oleic-acid found in Oil (347000 ppm);found in Seed (42360 ppm)
Palmitic-acid found in Oil (91000 ppm);found in Seed (11085 ppm)
Stearic-acid found in Oil (158000 ppm);found in Seed (19285 ppm)
FPTase-Inhibitor
Lupeol found in Bark ;found in Plant
Febrifuge
Beta-sitosterol found in Bark ;found in Leaf
Flatugenic
Mannitol found in Leaf
Sucrose found in Leaf
Floral-Inhibitor
Gallic-acid found in Leaf (69000 ppm)
Fungicide
Aesculetin found in Leaf
Beta-ionone found in Flower Essent. Oil (720000 ppm);found in Flower (160 ppm)
Esculetin found in Leaf
Lawsone found in Bark ;found in Leaf (40000 ppm);found in Seed (130 ppm);found in Petiole (25000 ppm)
Scopoletin found in Leaf
Gonadotrophic
Beta-sitosterol found in Bark ;found in Leaf
Hemagglutinin
Resedine found in Plant
Hemolytic
Palmitic-acid found in Oil (91000 ppm);found in Seed (11085 ppm)
Hemostat
Gallic-acid found in Leaf (69000 ppm)
Hepatoprotective
Aesculetin found in Leaf
Beta-sitosterol found in Bark ;found in Leaf
Esculetin found in Leaf
Gallic-acid found in Leaf (69000 ppm)
Linoleic-acid found in Oil (293000 ppm);found in Seed (35820 ppm)
Luteolin found in Leaf (29 ppm);found in Plant
Scopoletin found in Leaf
Herbicide
Scopoletin found in Leaf
Hormonal
Triacontan-1-ol found in Bark
Hyaluronidase-Inhibitor
Luteolin found in Leaf (29 ppm);found in Plant
Hypercholesterolemic
Lauric-acid found in Seed Oil
Myristic-acid found in Seed Oil
Palmitic-acid found in Oil (91000 ppm);found in Seed (11085 ppm)
Sucrose found in Leaf
Hyperglycemic
Glucose found in Leaf
Hypertensive
Aesculetin found in Leaf
Esculetin found in Leaf
Hypocholesterolemic
Beta-ionone found in Flower Essent. Oil (720000 ppm);found in Flower (160 ppm)
Beta-sitosterol found in Bark ;found in Leaf
Cynaroside found in Leaf (1500 ppm)
Fiber found in Seed (372200 ppm)
Linoleic-acid found in Oil (293000 ppm);found in Seed (35820 ppm)
Luteolin found in Leaf (29 ppm);found in Plant
Oleic-acid found in Oil (347000 ppm);found in Seed (42360 ppm)
Stearic-acid found in Oil (158000 ppm);found in Seed (19285 ppm)
Stigmasterol found in Leaf
Hypoglycemic
Beta-sitosterol found in Bark ;found in Leaf
Daucosterol found in Leaf (1000 ppm)
Scopoletin found in Leaf
Hypolipemic
Betulin found in Bark ;found in Plant
Hypolipidemic
Beta-sitosterol found in Bark ;found in Leaf
Hypotensive
Fiber found in Seed (372200 ppm)
Lupeol found in Bark ;found in Plant
Scopoletin found in Leaf
Hypouricemic
Fiber found in Seed (372200 ppm)
ICAM-1-Inhibitor
Luteolin found in Leaf (29 ppm);found in Plant
IKK-Inhibitor
Luteolin found in Leaf (29 ppm);found in Plant
Immunomodulator
Gallic-acid found in Leaf (69000 ppm)
Linoleic-acid found in Oil (293000 ppm);found in Seed (35820 ppm)
Immunostimulant
Gallic-acid found in Leaf (69000 ppm)
Immunosuppressant
Gallic-acid found in Leaf (69000 ppm)
Insectifuge
Linoleic-acid found in Oil (293000 ppm);found in Seed (35820 ppm)
Oleic-acid found in Oil (347000 ppm);found in Seed (42360 ppm)
Insulin-Sparing
Gallic-acid found in Leaf (69000 ppm)
Iodothyronine-Deiodinase-Inhibitor
Luteolin found in Leaf (29 ppm);found in Plant
Irritant
Oleic-acid found in Oil (347000 ppm);found in Seed (42360 ppm)
Laxative
Fiber found in Seed (372200 ppm)
Mannitol found in Leaf
Lipoxygenase-Inhibitor
Aesculetin found in Leaf
Esculetin found in Leaf
Luteolin found in Leaf (29 ppm);found in Plant
Lubricant
Myristic-acid found in Seed Oil
Palmitic-acid found in Oil (91000 ppm);found in Seed (11085 ppm)
Stearic-acid found in Oil (158000 ppm);found in Seed (19285 ppm)
MAO-Inhibitor
Scopoletin found in Leaf
Xanthones found in Leaf
MAPK-Inhibitor
Luteolin found in Leaf (29 ppm);found in Plant
MMP-9-Inhibitor
Luteolin found in Leaf (29 ppm);found in Plant
Memory-Enhancer
Glucose found in Leaf
Metalloproteinase-Inhibitor
Luteolin found in Leaf (29 ppm);found in Plant
Metastatic
Linoleic-acid found in Oil (293000 ppm);found in Seed (35820 ppm)
Musculotropic
Aesculetin found in Leaf
Esculetin found in Leaf
Scopoletin found in Leaf
Myorelaxant
Aesculetin found in Leaf
Esculetin found in Leaf
Gallic-acid found in Leaf (69000 ppm)
Luteolin found in Leaf (29 ppm);found in Plant
Scopoletin found in Leaf
NEP-Inhibitor
Luteolin found in Leaf (29 ppm);found in Plant
NF-kB-Inhibitor
Luteolin found in Leaf (29 ppm);found in Plant
NO-Inhibitor
Gallic-acid found in Leaf (69000 ppm)
Luteolin found in Leaf (29 ppm);found in Plant
Nematicide
Beta-ionone found in Flower Essent. Oil (720000 ppm);found in Flower (160 ppm)
Linoleic-acid found in Oil (293000 ppm);found in Seed (35820 ppm)
Myristic-acid found in Seed Oil
Palmitic-acid found in Oil (91000 ppm);found in Seed (11085 ppm)
Nephrotoxic
Gallic-acid found in Leaf (69000 ppm)
Mannitol found in Leaf
Ovulant
Stigmasterol found in Leaf
Oxytocic
Lawsone found in Bark ;found in Leaf (40000 ppm);found in Seed (130 ppm);found in Petiole (25000 ppm)
P450-1A-Inducer
Alpha-ionone found in Flower Essent. Oil (180000 ppm);found in Flower (40 ppm)
P450-2B-Inducer
Alpha-ionone found in Flower Essent. Oil (180000 ppm);found in Flower (40 ppm)
P450-Inducer
Beta-ionone found in Flower Essent. Oil (720000 ppm);found in Flower (160 ppm)
PTK-Inhibitor
Luteolin found in Leaf (29 ppm);found in Plant
Percutaneostimulant
Oleic-acid found in Oil (347000 ppm);found in Seed (42360 ppm)
Perfume
Alpha-ionone found in Flower Essent. Oil (180000 ppm);found in Flower (40 ppm)
Perfumery
Oleic-acid found in Oil (347000 ppm);found in Seed (42360 ppm)
Stearic-acid found in Oil (158000 ppm);found in Seed (19285 ppm)
Pesticide
Aesculetin found in Leaf
Beta-ionone found in Flower Essent. Oil (720000 ppm);found in Flower (160 ppm)
Beta-sitosterol found in Bark ;found in Leaf
Esculetin found in Leaf
Fraxetin found in Leaf (100000 ppm)
Gallic-acid found in Leaf (69000 ppm)
Lawsone found in Bark ;found in Leaf (40000 ppm);found in Seed (130 ppm);found in Petiole (25000 ppm)
Lupeol found in Bark ;found in Plant
Luteolin found in Leaf (29 ppm);found in Plant
Mannitol found in Leaf
Palmitic-acid found in Oil (91000 ppm);found in Seed (11085 ppm)
Scopoletin found in Leaf
Phospholipase-A2-Inhibitor
Betulinic-acid found in Bark ;found in Plant
Phytoalexin
Scopoletin found in Leaf
Phytohormonal
Scopoletin found in Leaf
Preservative
Sucrose found in Leaf
Proliferant
Luteolin found in Leaf (29 ppm);found in Plant
Propecic
Linoleic-acid found in Oil (293000 ppm);found in Seed (35820 ppm)
Oleic-acid found in Oil (347000 ppm);found in Seed (42360 ppm)
Palmitic-acid found in Oil (91000 ppm);found in Seed (11085 ppm)
Stearic-acid found in Oil (158000 ppm);found in Seed (19285 ppm)
Prostaglandin-Synthesis-Inhibitor
Aesculetin found in Leaf
Betulin found in Bark ;found in Plant
Betulinic-acid found in Bark ;found in Plant
Prostaglandin-Synthetase-Inhibitor
Luteolin found in Leaf (29 ppm);found in Plant
Protein-Kinase-C-Inhibitor
Luteolin found in Leaf (29 ppm);found in Plant
Sedative
Stigmasterol found in Leaf
Soap
Palmitic-acid found in Oil (91000 ppm);found in Seed (11085 ppm)
Spermicide
Beta-sitosterol found in Bark ;found in Leaf
Styptic
Gallic-acid found in Leaf (69000 ppm)
Succinoxidase-Inhibitor
Luteolin found in Leaf (29 ppm);found in Plant
Sunscreen
Aesculetin found in Leaf
Esculetin found in Leaf
Fraxetin found in Leaf (100000 ppm)
Lawsone found in Bark ;found in Leaf (40000 ppm);found in Seed (130 ppm);found in Petiole (25000 ppm)
Suppository
Stearic-acid found in Oil (158000 ppm);found in Seed (19285 ppm)
Sweetener
Galactose found in Leaf
Mannitol found in Leaf
Sucrose found in Leaf
TNF-alpha-Inhibitor
Luteolin found in Leaf (29 ppm);found in Plant
TOPO-2-Inhibitor
Lupeol found in Bark ;found in Plant
Topoisomerase-I-Inhibitor
Gallic-acid found in Leaf (69000 ppm)
Luteolin found in Leaf (29 ppm);found in Plant
Topoisomerase-II-Inhibitor
Betulin found in Bark ;found in Plant
Tremorigenic
Alpha-ionone found in Flower Essent. Oil (180000 ppm);found in Flower (40 ppm)
Trichomonicide
Beta-ionone found in Flower Essent. Oil (720000 ppm);found in Flower (160 ppm)
Triglycerigenic
Sucrose found in Leaf
UV-Screen
Aesculetin found in Leaf
Esculetin found in Leaf
Ubiquiot
Beta-sitosterol found in Bark ;found in Leaf
Ulcerogenic
Beta-sitosterol found in Bark ;found in Leaf
Ultraviolet-Screen
Lawsone found in Bark ;found in Leaf (40000 ppm);found in Seed (130 ppm);found in Petiole (25000 ppm)
Uricogenic
Sucrose found in Leaf
Uterosedative
Scopoletin found in Leaf
Uterotonic
Lawsone found in Bark ;found in Leaf (40000 ppm);found in Seed (130 ppm);found in Petiole (25000 ppm)
VEGF-Inhibitor
Luteolin found in Leaf (29 ppm);found in Plant
Vasodilator
Fiber found in Seed (372200 ppm)
Luteolin found in Leaf (29 ppm);found in Plant
Vulnerary
Sucrose found in Leaf
Xanthine-Oxidase-Inhibitor
Aesculetin found in Leaf
Esculetin found in Leaf
Fraxetin found in Leaf (100000 ppm)
Gallic-acid found in Leaf (69000 ppm)
Luteolin found in Leaf (29 ppm);found in Plant
iNOS-Inhibitor
Luteolin found in Leaf (29 ppm);found in Plant

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Chemicals detected

Chemical Plant part Low ppm High ppm
(20s)-3beta-30-dihydroxylupane Bark
1,2-dihydroxy-4-glucosylnapthalene Leaf
1,3-dihydroxy-6,7-dimethoxyxanthone Plant
1,3-dihydroxynaphthalene Leaf
1,4-diglucosyloxy-2-hydroxynapthalene Leaf
1,4-naphthaquinone Leaf
1,4-naphthoquinone Leaf
1-hydroxy-3,6-diacetoxy-7-methoxyxanthone Plant
3-beta-hydroxy-20-oxo-30-norlupane Plant
30-nor-lupan-3-beta-ol-20-one Bark
3beta-30-dihydroxylup-20(29)-ene Bark
4-glucosyloxy-1,2-dihydroxynapthalene Leaf
Acacetin-7-o-glucoside Plant
Aesculetin Leaf
Alpha-ionone Flower Essent. Oil 180,000
Flower 20 40
Apigenin-4'-glucoside Leaf
Apigenin-4'-o-beta-d-glucoside Leaf
Apigenin-7-o-beta-glucoside Leaf
Arachidic-acid Oil 96,000
Seed 5,375 11,730
Ash Leaf 148,000
Seed 47,500 52,780
Behenic-acid Seed Oil 16,900
Seed 945 2,065
Oil 17,000
Beta-ionone Flower Essent. Oil 720,000
Flower 80 160
Beta-sitosterol Bark
Leaf
Beta-sitosterol-3-o-glucoside Plant
Betulin Bark
Plant
Betulinic-acid Bark
Plant
Carbohydrates Seed 671,700 746,330
Cosmosiin Leaf
Coumarins Leaf 12,700 21,400
Cynaroside Leaf 525 1,500
Daucosterol Leaf 123 1,000
Dihydroxylupene Bark
Eo Flower 100 200
Esculetin Leaf
Fat Seed 56,000 122,220
Fiber Seed 335,000 372,200
Fixed-oil Seed 75,000
Fraxetin Leaf 50,000 100,000
Galactose Leaf
Gallic-acid Leaf 69,000
Glucose Leaf
Hennadiol Bark 26
Hennosides Plant
Isoplumbagin Bark
Stem Bark 500
Lacoumarin Leaf
Plant 40
Laloiside Leaf 7,650
Lauric-acid Seed Oil
Lawnermis-acid Seed 6
Lawnermis-acid-methyl-ester Seed 4
Lawsaritol Bark
Resin, Exudate, Sap 80
Lawsaritol-a Root 54
Lawsone Bark
Leaf 4,300 40,000
Seed 130
Petiole 2,500 25,000
Lawsoniaside Leaf 1,450
Laxanthone-i Leaf 100
Plant
Laxanthone-ii Leaf 160
Plant
Laxanthone-iii Plant
Laxanthones Plant
Linoleic-acid Oil 293,000
Seed 16,415 35,820
Linolenic-acid Seed Oil 40,000
Lupane Bark
Lupeol Bark
Plant
Luteolin Leaf 29
Plant
Luteolin-3'-glucoside Leaf
Luteolin-3'-o-beta-d-glucoside Leaf 1,175
Luteolin-7-o-glucoside Leaf
Mannitol Leaf
Myristic-acid Seed Oil
N-triacontanol Bark
N-triacontanyl-tridecanate Bark
N-triacontyl-n-tridecanoate Bark
Seed
Root
Leaf
Oleic-acid Oil 346,600 347,000
Seed 19,410 42,360
Palmitic-acid Oil 90,700 91,000
Seed 5,080 11,085
Pentosans Leaf
Protein Seed 50,000 55,555
Quinone Leaf
Resedine Plant
Resin Leaf 20,000 30,000
Scopoletin Leaf
Stearic-acid Oil 157,800 158,000
Seed 8,835 19,285
Sterols Plant
Stigmasterol Leaf
Sucrose Leaf
Sugars Leaf 110,000
Tannins Leaf 50,000 100,000
Tilianin Leaf 200
Triacontan-1-ol Bark
Water Leaf 90,000
Seed 106,000
Xanthones Leaf
Xylose Leaf
Reference: Dr. Duke's Phytochemical and Ethnobotanical Databases. [Online Database]