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Annona squamosa  Linn.

   

Botanical Name

:

Annona squamosa Linn.

English Name

:

Custard Apple

Synonym(s)

:

Annona asiatica L.

Family

:

Annonaceae

 

General Info

Description

A large deciduous shrub or small tree. Leaves oblong, lanceolate or elliptic. Flowers fragrant, creamy-yellow to greenish, solitary or in groups of up to 4 in leaf opposed cymes. Fruit globose or ovoid, yellowish green when ripe, embossed with prominent scales. Seeds black.

Herb Effects

Anticancer (root and its bark, stem and leaf); antihypertensive and alleviates spasms (root); cardiotonic (leaf).

Links

Sugar apple
PIER

Chemistry

Active Ingredients

Corydine, glaucine and iso-corydine (root and its bark, tender stem and leaf); alpha-pinene, beta-pinene, camphor, limonene, mallic acid, reticuline, tannin (plant); annonacin, anonaine, asimicin (seed); arginine, ascorbic acid, beta-carotene, GABA, lysine, methionine, niacin, pantothenic acid, thiamin, tryptophan (fruit); borneol, friedelin (leaf); bullatacin, bullatacinone (bark)

Chemistry of Active Ingredients
Product Categories

Name

CAS#

IUPAC Name

Formula

Structure

Product Categories
Anonaine 1862-41-5 Not Available C17H15NO2 Click Here To Enlarge
Corydine 476-69-7 Not Available C20H23NO4 Click Here To Enlarge
Glaucine 5630-11-5 Not Available C21H25NO4 Click Here To Enlarge
alpha-Pinene 80-56-8 2,7,7-trimethylbicyc
lo[3.1.1]hept-2-ene
C10H16 Click Here To Enlarge
beta-Pinene 23089-32-9 6,6-dimethyl-2-methy
lidene-norpinane
C10H16 Click Here To Enlarge
Camphor 8022-77-3 1,7,7-trimethylnorbo
rnan-2-one
C10H16O Click Here To Enlarge
Limonene 9003-73-0 1-methyl-4-prop-1-en
-2-yl-cyclohexene
C10H16 Click Here To Enlarge
Malic acid Not Available 2-hydroxybutanedioic
acid
C4H6O5 Click Here To Enlarge
Reticuline Not Available (1S)-1-[(3-hydroxy-4
-methoxy-phenyl)meth
yl]-6-methoxy-2-meth
yl-3,4-dih ydro-1H-
isoquinolin-7-ol
C19H23NO4 Click Here To Enlarge
Tannin 1401-55-4 Not Available C27H22O18 Click Here To Enlarge
Annonacin 111035-65-5 3-[2,8-dihydroxy-12-
[[5-(1-hydroxytridec
yl)oxolan-2-yl]metho
xy]dodecyl ]-5-meth
yl-5H-furan-2-one
C35H64O7 Click Here To Enlarge
Asimicin 102989-24-2 (5S)-4-[(2S,13R)-2,1
3-dihydroxy-13-[(2R,
5R)-5-[(2R,5R)-5-[(1
R)-1-hydro xyundecy
l]oxolan-2-yl]oxolan
-2-yl]tridecyl]-5-me
thyl-5H-furan-2-one
C37H66O7 Click Here To Enlarge

Pharmacology

Medicinal Use

Head lice removal (seed); for cancerous tumors (bruised leaves and salt combination), administered in acute dysentery and as a snuff to overcome hysteria (bruised leaves). Leaves made into a paste without adding water are applied to unhealthy ulcers and wounds. The leaf decoction is also employed in baths to alleviate rheumatic pain.

Reference

Chandel et al., Biodiversity in Medicinal and Aromatic Plants in India.


Sharma, Classical Uses of Medicinal Plants.

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