Das Sattwik1, Sharma Shikha1, Lariya Shailendra2
1Malhotra College, Department of pharmacology, Badwai, Bhopal, M.P., India
2Radha raman Institute of Pharmaceutical Science, Bhopal, M. P., India
Ixora parvifloraan Indian plant, has long been medicinally used in traditional systems of medicine. The plant has been found to possess varied number of pharmacological activities. This article gives an account of updated information on its phytochemical and pharmacological properties. The review reveals that wide numbers of phytochemical constituents have been isolated from the plant which possesses activities like anaemia, whooping cough, antiviral, hypotensive and spasmolytic. These reports are very hopeful and indicate that the plant should be studied more widely for its therapeutic effects.