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B Pharm Pharmacognosy and Phytochemistry 2 Unit 3 Pdf Notes


Last-benchers, prepare to unleash your inner alchemist in B Pharm Pharmacognosy and Phytochemistry 2 Unit 3 Pdf Notes! We're diving headfirst into the bubbling cauldron of glycosides, where nature's sugars brew up potent potions to soothe, sweeten, and sometimes even send shivers down your spine. Think of it as Willy Wonka's Factory of Glycosides, where every leaf is a candy coated with medicinal magic and every root holds a secret recipe for a life-saving lollipop. We'll be learning to identify these sweet treats like seasoned candy connoisseurs, extract their potent glycosides like mad scientists with mortar and pestle, and understand how they work their magic in your body like pharmaceutical sorcerers. So grab your lab coat (or at least a stained t-shirt you call lucky), put on your Willy Wonka hat (or that beanie you call a lab hat), and prepare to rock the glycoside casbah! Just remember, last-benchers, with great knowledge comes great responsibility (especially when it comes to understanding why too much licorice can give you high blood pressure). So let's conquer this unit, one candy at a time!


B Pharm Pharmacognosy and Phytochemistry 2 Notes
B Pharm Pharmacognosy and Phytochemistry 2 Notes

B Pharm Pharmacognosy and Phytochemistry 2 Unit 3 Pdf Notes


Unit 3


Isolation, Identification and Analysis of Phytoconstituents


a) Terpenoids: Menthol, Citral, Artemisin

b) Glycosides: Glycyrhetinic acid & Rutin

c) Alkaloids: Atropine,Quinine,Reserpine,Caffeine d) Resins: Podophyllotoxin, Curcumin



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