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Table 3 Activity of phyto-components identified in medicine of essential oil from the leaves of L. aspera

From: Gas chromatography mass spectrometry analysis and larvicidal activity of leaf essential oil extract of Leucas aspera against dengue, malaria and filariasis vectors

Sl. No Name of the compound Compound medicinal activities
1 Alpha-Cubebene Antimicrobial activity, antioxidants, anti-inflammatory, anti-cancer
2 Isocaryophillene Anti-inflammatory agents that are non-steroidal in nature. In addition to anti-inflammatory actions, they have analgesic, antipyretic, and platelet-inhibitory actions.
3 Longifolene The antitumor activity of compounds
4 Spiro Microbial infections like cancer and tubercular, viral, HIV, bacterial, and fungal infections
5 Naphthalene The antimicrobial and antifungal activity
6 Caryophyllene oxide Antiedemic, antifeedant, anti-inflammatory, antitumor, calcium antagonist, fungicide, insecticide, pesticide
7 8-Heptadecene Pulmonary edema, irritation, tetany, diarrhea, anemia, respiratory failure
8 Pentadecanone,6,10,14-trimethyl Food additives and flavoring agents
9 Phytol Antinociceptive activity and antioxidant activity
10 5-Eicosene Anticancer activity and ntibacterial activity