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Cassia auriculata  L.

   

Botanical Name

:

Cassia auriculata L.

English Name

:

Tanner's Cassia

Synonym(s)

:

Senna auriculata (L.) Roxb.

Family

:

Caesalpiniaceae

 

General Info

Description

A fast growing, evergreen shrub, up to 7m tall. 7 to 12 cm long; stipules large, persistent, leaflets 6 to 13 paris, slightly aromatic, orange gland between each pair of leaflets. Flowers yellow, in compound, terminal, corymbose, racemes; pedicels 2 to 2.5 cm long; bracts ovate, acuminate; calyx glabrous, segments leathery; petals with long claws, bright yellow veined with orange. Fruit pod, pale brown, oblong, obtuse 5 to 15 cm long, flat, appery flexible. Seeds 6 to 20, compressed tapering towards the base.

Herb Effects

Anthelmintic (fruit and leaf); alleviates spasms and antiviral (aerial part and root); stops bleeding (bark); coolant and reduces fever (leaf); anthelmintic, emetic (pods); alexipharmic and cooling (seeds); astringent (flowers)

Chemistry

Active Ingredients

Chrysophanol, rubiadin, emodin and nonacosane (pod husk); kaempferol (flower); beta-sitosterol (flower and pod husk).

Chemistry of Active Ingredients
Product Categories

Name

CAS#

IUPAC Name

Formula

Structure

Product Categories
Chrysophanol 481-74-3 1,8-dihydroxy-3-meth
yl-anthracene-9,10-d
ione
C15H10O4 Click Here To Enlarge
Rubiadin 117-02-2 1,3-dihydroxy-2-meth
yl-anthracene-9,10-d
ione
C15H10O4 Click Here To Enlarge
Emodin Not Available 1,3,8-trihydroxy-6-m
ethyl-anthracene-9,1
0-dione
C15H10O5 Click Here To Enlarge
Nonacosane 630-03-5 nonacosane C29H60 Click Here To Enlarge
Kaempferol 80714-53-0 3-[3-[4,5-dihydroxy-
6-(hydroxymethyl)-3-
[3,4,5-trihydroxy-6-
(hydroxyme thyl)oxa
n-2-yl]oxy-oxan-2-yl
]oxy-4,5-dihydroxy-6
-(hydroxymethyl)oxan
-2 -yl]oxy-4,5-dihy
droxy-2-(4-hydroxyph
enyl)-chromen-7-one
C33H40O21 Click Here To Enlarge
Beta-sitosterol 5779-62-4 17-(5-ethyl-6-methyl
-heptan-2-yl)-10,13-
dimethyl-2,3,4,7,8,9
,11,12,14, 15,16,17
-dodecahydro-1H-cycl
openta[a]phenanthren
-3-ol
C29H50O Click Here To Enlarge

Pharmacology

Medicinal Use

Diabetes (seed); skin diseases (root); to treat sore throat, enemas, rheumatism and eye diseases (bark); to treat chronic purulent opthalmia and conjunctivitis, gout, gonorrhoea, dysentery, diabetes cough and asthma; to treat urinary disorders and diabetes (flowers).

Reference

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


Grieve M. A Modern Herbal (1931) (www.botanical.com).

Johnson. T. CRC Ethnobotany Desk Reference (www.herbweb.com/herbage).

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