Plant Phytochemistry

Phytonutrient Profile of Ashwagandha
(Withania Somnifera)
34 Natural Phytonutrients
170 Synergistic Activities with No Side Effects!

Ashwagandha



Ashwagandha contains 34 Phytonutrients
* identified thus far by research scientists
PhytonutrientActivities
4-Beta-HydroxywithanolideAntimelanomic, Antisarcomic, Antitumor (Breast), Antitumor (Colon), Antitumor (Lung)
4-O-Caffeoylquinic-AcidAntioxidant, Antisarcomic, Antitumor (Breast), Antitumor (Colon), Antitumor (Lung)
Beta-SitosterolAndrogenic, Antiadenomic, Anticancer (Cervix), Antiedemic, Antifeedant, Antigonadotrophic, Antihyperlipoproteinaemic, Antiinflammatory, Antimutagenic, Antiophidic, Antioxidant, Antiprostatitic, Antitumor (Cervix), Artemicide, Candidicide, Estrogenic, Hepatoprotective, Spermicide, Ulcerogenic
CampesterolAntioxidant
Chlorogenic-AcidAldose-Reductase-Inhibitor, AntiHIV, Antiatherosclerotic, Anticancer (Liver), Anticarcinogenic, Antifeedant, Antihepatotoxic, Antihistaminic, Antiinflammatory, Antimutagenic, Antioxidant, Antiperoxidant, Antipolio, Antiseptic, Antisunburn, Antitumor, Antitumor (Liver), Antitumor (Skin), CNS-Stimulant, Chemopreventive, Cholagogue, Choleretic, Clastogenic, Collagen-Sparing, Hepatoprotective, Immunostimulant, Insectifuge, Juvabional, Lipoxygenase-Inhibitor, Metal-Chelator, Ornithine-Decarboxylase-Inhibitor, Oviposition-Stimulant, Sunscreen, Sweetener, Vulnerary
CholineAntialzheimeran, Antichoreic, Anticystinuric, Antidementia, Antidyskinetic, Antimanic, Cardiodepressant, Cerebrotonic, Hepatoprotective, Hypotensive, Memorigenic
CysteineAntiAddisonian, Antibiotic, Antioxidant, Antitumor
CystineAdjuvant, Antihomocystinuric
DaucosterolAldose-Reductase-Inhibitor, Antitumor
DulcitolAntitumor, Sweetener
HydroxyprolineVulnerary
IsopelletierineAmblyopic, Emetic, Laxative
Linoleic-AcidAntiacne, Antianaphylactic, Antiarteriosclerotic, Antihistaminic, Antiinflammatory, Antiprostatitic, Comedolytic, Hepatoprotective, Insectifuge, Nematicide
N-HentriacontaneAntiinflammatory, Cosmetic
Quercetin11B-HSD-Inhibitor, 5-Lipoxygenase-Inhibitor, ATP, Aldose-Reductase-Inhibitor, AntiCrohn's, AntiGTF, AntiHIV, AntiPMS, Antiaging, Antiallergic, Antialzheimeran, Antianaphylactic, Antiatherosclerotic, Anticarcinomic (Breast), Anticolitic, Anticomplementary, Antidepressant, Antihepatotoxic, Antihistaminic, Antihydrophobic, Antihypertensive, Antiinflammatory, Antileishmanic, Antimelanomic, Antimutagenic, Antimyocarditic, Antioxidant, Antipancreatitic, Antiperistaltic, Antiperoxidant, Antipharyngitic, Antipolio, Antiproliferant, Antiprostanoid, Antiprostatitic, Antithiamin, Antitrypanosomic, Antitumor, Antitumor (Skin), Apoptotic, Diaphoretic, Differentiator, Estrogenic, Glucosyl-Transferase-Inhibitor, Hemostat, Hepatomagenic, Hepatoprotective, Insulinogenic, Juvabional, Lipoxygenase-Inhibitor, MAO-A-Inhibitor, Metalloproteinase-Inhibitor, Mutagenic, NADH-Oxidase-Inhibitor, NO-Inhibitor, NO-Synthase-Inhibitor, Ornithine-Decarboxylase-Inhibitor, P450-Inhibitor, PTK-Inhibitor, Prostaglandin-Synthesis-Inhibitor, Teratologic, Tumorigenic, Tyrosine-Kinase-Inhibitor, iNOS-Inhibitor
Quinic-AcidCholeretic
RutinAldose-Reductase-Inhibitor, AntiCVI, Antiallergic, Antiapoplectic, Antiatherogenic, Antiatherosclerotic, Anticonvulsant, Antidementia, Antiedemic, Antifeedant, Antihematuric, Antihemorrhoidal, Antihepatotoxic, Antihistaminic, Antihypertensive, Antiinflammatory, Antimelanomic, Antimutagenic, Antioxidant, Antiperoxidant, Antiplatelet, Antiproliferant, Antisunburn, Antitrypanosomic, Antitumor, Apoptotic, Chemopreventive, Cytoprotective, Hemostat, Hepatomagenic, Hepatoprotective, Hypotensive, Insecticide, Insectiphile, Juvabional, Lipoxygenase-Inhibitor, Mutagenic, Myorelaxant, Oviposition-Stimulant, Protisticide, Sunscreen
ScopoletinAldose-Reductase-Inhibitor, Antiadrenergic, Anticholinergic, Antiedemic, Antifeedant, Antihepatotoxic, Antiinflammatory, Antileukotrienogenic, Antimutagenic, Antioxidant, Antiseptic, Antitumor, Bronchorelaxant, CNS-Depressant, CNS-Stimulant, Cholagogue, Choleretic, Cytotoxic, Hepatoprotective, Hypotensive, MAO-Inhibitor, Myorelaxant, Phytohormonal
Sitoindoside-Ix"Smart-Drug", Antistress, Antitumor (Lung), Immunostimulant, Phagocytotic
Sitoindoside-X"Smart-Drug", Antistress, Antitumor (Lung), Immunostimulant, Phagocytotic
SitoindosidesAntistress, Antitumor (Lung), Immunostimulant, Immunosuppressant, Memorigenic
SomniferineSedative
StarchAbsorbent, Antidote (Iodine), Emollient
Stearic-AcidCosmetic
StigmasterolAntihepatotoxic, Antiinflammatory, Antiophidic, Antioxidant, Artemicide, Estrogenic, Sedative
SucroseAggregant, Antioxidant, Demulcent, Preservative, Sweetener, Triglycerigenic, Uricogenic, Vulnerary
Tropine
VisamineSedative
WithacnistinAntitumor, Antitumor (Lung), Immunostimulant, Immunosuppressant, Memorigenic
WithaferinAntibacterial, Antitumor, Antiviral, Fungicide, Gram(+)icide, Gram(-)icide
Withaferin-AAntiadenocarcinomic, Antiedemic, Antiinflammatory, Antimitotic, Antiseptic, Antitumor, Cytotoxic
Withanolide-DAntiinflammatory, Antiseptic, Antitumor
Withanolide-EAntifeedant, Antitumor
WithasomnineCNS-Depressant, Fungicide, Gram(+)icide, Gram(-)icide, Narcotic, Sedative



Ashwagandha exerts 170 Activities on the Body
ActivityPhytonutrients
"smart-Drug"Sitoindoside-Ix, Sitoindoside-X
11b-Hsd-InhibitorQuercetin
5-Lipoxygenase-InhibitorQuercetin
AbsorbentStarch
AdjuvantCystine
AggregantSucrose
Aldose-Reductase-InhibitorChlorogenic-Acid, Daucosterol, Quercetin, Rutin, Scopoletin
AmblyopicIsopelletierine
AndrogenicBeta-Sitosterol
AntiacneLinoleic-Acid
AntiaddisonianCysteine
AntiadenocarcinomicWithaferin-A
AntiadenomicBeta-Sitosterol
AntiadrenergicScopoletin
AntiagingQuercetin
AntiallergicQuercetin, Rutin
AntialzheimeranCholine, Quercetin
AntianaphylacticLinoleic-Acid, Quercetin
AntiapoplecticRutin
AntiarterioscleroticLinoleic-Acid
AntiatherogenicRutin
AntiatheroscleroticChlorogenic-Acid, Quercetin, Rutin
AntibacterialWithaferin
AntibioticCysteine
Anticancer (cervix)Beta-Sitosterol
Anticancer (liver)Chlorogenic-Acid
AnticarcinogenicChlorogenic-Acid
Anticarcinomic (breast)Quercetin
AnticholinergicScopoletin
AntichoreicCholine
AnticoliticQuercetin
AnticomplementaryQuercetin
AnticonvulsantRutin
Anticrohn'SQuercetin
AnticviRutin
AnticystinuricCholine
AntidementiaCholine, Rutin
AntidepressantQuercetin
Antidote (iodine)Starch
AntidyskineticCholine
AntiedemicBeta-Sitosterol, Rutin, Scopoletin, Withaferin-A
AntielastaseQuercetin
AntiescherichicQuercetin
AntifeedantBeta-Sitosterol, Chlorogenic-Acid, Quercetin, Rutin, Scopoletin, Withanolide-E
AntifibrosarcomicQuercetin
AntigastricQuercetin
AntigonadotrophicBeta-Sitosterol
AntigtfQuercetin
AntihematuricRutin
AntihemorrhoidalRutin
AntihepatotoxicChlorogenic-Acid, Quercetin, Rutin, Scopoletin, Stigmasterol
AntihistaminicChlorogenic-Acid, Linoleic-Acid, Quercetin, Rutin
AntihivChlorogenic-Acid, Quercetin
AntihomocystinuricCystine
AntihydrophobicQuercetin
AntihyperlipoproteinaemicBeta-Sitosterol
AntihypertensiveQuercetin, Rutin
AntiinflammatoryBeta-Sitosterol, Chlorogenic-Acid, Linoleic-Acid, N-Hentriacontane, Quercetin, Rutin, Scopoletin, Stigmasterol, Withaferin-A, Withanolide-D
AntileishmanicQuercetin
AntileukotrienogenicScopoletin
AntimanicCholine
Antimelanomic4-Beta-Hydroxywithanolide, Quercetin, Rutin
AntimitoticWithaferin-A
AntimutagenicBeta-Sitosterol, Chlorogenic-Acid, Quercetin, Rutin, Scopoletin
AntimyocarditicQuercetin
AntiophidicBeta-Sitosterol, Stigmasterol
Antioxidant4-O-Caffeoylquinic-Acid, Beta-Sitosterol, Campesterol, Chlorogenic-Acid, Cysteine, Quercetin, Rutin, Scopoletin, Stigmasterol, Sucrose
AntipancreatiticQuercetin
AntiperistalticQuercetin
AntiperoxidantChlorogenic-Acid, Quercetin, Rutin
AntipharyngiticQuercetin
AntiplateletRutin
AntipmsQuercetin
AntipolioChlorogenic-Acid, Quercetin
AntiproliferantQuercetin, Rutin
AntiprostanoidQuercetin
AntiprostatiticBeta-Sitosterol, Linoleic-Acid, Quercetin
Antisarcomic4-Beta-Hydroxywithanolide, 4-O-Caffeoylquinic-Acid
AntisepticChlorogenic-Acid, Scopoletin, Withaferin-A, Withanolide-D
AntistressSitoindoside-Ix, Sitoindoside-X, Sitoindosides
AntisunburnChlorogenic-Acid, Rutin
AntithiaminQuercetin
AntitrypanosomicQuercetin, Rutin
AntitumorChlorogenic-Acid, Cysteine, Daucosterol, Dulcitol, Quercetin, Rutin, Scopoletin, Withacnistin, Withaferin, Withaferin-A, Withanolide-D, Withanolide-E
Antitumor (breast)4-Beta-Hydroxywithanolide, 4-O-Caffeoylquinic-Acid
Antitumor (cervix)Beta-Sitosterol
Antitumor (colon)4-Beta-Hydroxywithanolide, 4-O-Caffeoylquinic-Acid
Antitumor (liver)Chlorogenic-Acid
Antitumor (lung)4-Beta-Hydroxywithanolide, 4-O-Caffeoylquinic-Acid, Sitoindoside-Ix, Sitoindoside-X, Sitoindosides, Withacnistin
Antitumor (skin)Chlorogenic-Acid, Quercetin
AntiviralWithaferin
ApoptoticQuercetin, Rutin
ArtemicideBeta-Sitosterol, Stigmasterol
Atpase-InhibitorQuercetin
BacteristatQuercetin
BronchorelaxantScopoletin
Calmodulin-AntagonistQuercetin
CandidicideBeta-Sitosterol, Quercetin
CardiodepressantCholine
CerebrotonicCholine
ChemopreventiveChlorogenic-Acid, Rutin
CholagogueChlorogenic-Acid, Scopoletin
CholereticChlorogenic-Acid, Quinic-Acid, Scopoletin
ClastogenicChlorogenic-Acid
Cns-DepressantScopoletin, Withasomnine
Cns-StimulantChlorogenic-Acid, Scopoletin
Collagen-SparingChlorogenic-Acid
ComedolyticLinoleic-Acid
Copper-ChelatorQuercetin
CosmeticN-Hentriacontane, Stearic-Acid
CytoprotectiveRutin
CytotoxicQuercetin, Scopoletin, Withaferin-A
DemulcentSucrose
DiaphoreticQuercetin
DifferentiatorQuercetin
EmeticIsopelletierine
EmollientStarch
EstrogenicBeta-Sitosterol, Quercetin, Stigmasterol
FungicideWithaferin, Withasomnine
Glucosyl-Transferase-InhibitorQuercetin
Gram(+)icideWithaferin, Withasomnine
Gram(-)icideWithaferin, Withasomnine
HemostatQuercetin, Rutin
HepatomagenicQuercetin, Rutin
HepatoprotectiveBeta-Sitosterol, Chlorogenic-Acid, Choline, Linoleic-Acid, Quercetin, Rutin, Scopoletin
HypotensiveCholine, Rutin, Scopoletin
ImmunostimulantChlorogenic-Acid, Sitoindoside-Ix, Sitoindoside-X, Sitoindosides, Withacnistin
ImmunosuppressantSitoindosides, Withacnistin
Inos-InhibitorQuercetin
InsecticideRutin
InsectifugeChlorogenic-Acid, Linoleic-Acid
InsectiphileRutin
InsulinogenicQuercetin
JuvabionalChlorogenic-Acid, Quercetin, Rutin
LaxativeIsopelletierine
Lipoxygenase-InhibitorChlorogenic-Acid, Quercetin, Rutin
Mao-A-InhibitorQuercetin
Mao-InhibitorScopoletin
MemorigenicCholine, Sitoindosides, Withacnistin
Metal-ChelatorChlorogenic-Acid
Metalloproteinase-InhibitorQuercetin
MutagenicQuercetin, Rutin
MyorelaxantRutin, Scopoletin
Nadh-Oxidase-InhibitorQuercetin
NarcoticWithasomnine
NematicideLinoleic-Acid
No-InhibitorQuercetin
No-Synthase-InhibitorQuercetin
Ornithine-Decarboxylase-InhibitorChlorogenic-Acid, Quercetin
Oviposition-StimulantChlorogenic-Acid, Rutin
P450-InhibitorQuercetin
PhagocytoticSitoindoside-Ix, Sitoindoside-X
PhytohormonalScopoletin
PreservativeSucrose
Prostaglandin-Synthesis-InhibitorQuercetin
ProtisticideRutin
Ptk-InhibitorQuercetin
SedativeSomniferine, Stigmasterol, Visamine, Withasomnine
SpermicideBeta-Sitosterol
SunscreenChlorogenic-Acid, Rutin
SweetenerChlorogenic-Acid, Dulcitol, Sucrose
TeratologicQuercetin
TriglycerigenicSucrose
TumorigenicQuercetin
Tyrosine-Kinase-InhibitorQuercetin
UlcerogenicBeta-Sitosterol
UricogenicSucrose
VulneraryChlorogenic-Acid, Hydroxyproline, Sucrose


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