• S.K. Gupta Department of Pharmacognosy, Gurukul Kangari Vishwavidyalaya, Haridwar, India
  • Sanjay Kumar Yadav Department of Pharmaceutical Chemistry, BBS Institute of Pharmaceutical & Allied Sciences, Greater Noida, U.P., India
  • S.M. Mali Patil Department of Pharmaceutical Chemistry, H.K.E.S’s College of Pharmacy, Gulbarga, Karnataka, India


Nutrition, Disease, Bioactive constituents.



Nutraceutical is regarded as the bio active substance and the constituents are  either  of  known  therapeutic activity or are chemically defined  substance generally accepted to contribute substantially to the therapeutic  activity  of the  drug. Phytochemical  screening involves botanical identification, extraction with suitable solvents, purification and characterization of the bioactive constituents of pharmaceutical importance. Quality control for the officially and safely of herbal product is essential .The quality control of photochemical may be defined as the status of a drug which is determined either by identity, purity, constant and other chemical physical biological  properties  or  by  manufacturing  process  .compound with synthetic drug The critical and approach for herbal  drug are much more complex Nutraceutical, a portmanteau of the words “nutrition” and “pharmaceutical”, is a food or food product that reportedly provides health and medical benefits, including the prevention and treatment of disease. A product isolated or purified from foods that is generally sold in medicinal forms not usually associated with food. A nutraceutical is demonstrated to have a physiological benefit or provide protection against chronic disease.


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Gupta, S. ., Yadav, S. K. ., & Patil, S. M. . (2013). NUTRACEUTICAL–A BRIGHT SCOPE AND OPPOURTUNITY OF INDIAN HEALTHCARE MARKET. International Journal of Research and Development in Pharmacy & Life Sciences, 2(4), 478-481. Retrieved from