Therapeutic and Nutritional Effect of clove: A miracle spice

Therapeutic and Nutritional Effect of Clove


  • Madiha khan Niazi University Institute of Diet and Nutritional Sciences, Faculty of Allied Health Sciences, The University of Lahore, Lahore, Pakistan
  • Tabussam tufail University Institute of Diet and Nutritional Sciences, Faculty of Allied Health Sciences, University of Lahore, Lahore, Pakistan
  • Sana Noreen University Institute of Diet and Nutritional Sciences, Faculty of Allied Health Sciences, University of Lahore, Lahore, Pakistan
  • Shehnai basharat University Institute of Diet and Nutritional Sciences, Faculty of Allied Health Sciences, University of Lahore, Lahore, Pakistan
  • Farooq Hassan Punjab Healthcare Commission, Lahore, Pakistan
  • Kalsoom Zeb The University of Lahore, Lahore, Pakistan
  • Sahar Imran University Institute of Diet and Nutritional Sciences, Faculty of Allied Health Sciences, The University of Lahore, Lahore, Pakistan
  • Rabbiya Pervaiz University Institute of Diet and Nutritional Sciences, Faculty of Allied Health Sciences, The University of Lahore, Lahore, Pakistan
  • Abiha Fatima University Institute of Diet and Nutritional Sciences, Faculty of Allied Health Sciences, The University of Lahore, Lahore, Pakistan



Clove, essential oil, phytochemical, pharmacological activity


Clove, also known as Syzygium aromaticum (Family Myrtaceace), is the most important and second-most precious spice traded worldwide. Clove is a rich source of nutrients. Eugenol was discovered to exist in clove essential oil as a significant component. An examination of the essential oil's phytochemistry revealed the presence of steroids, glycosides, alkaloids, flavanoids, saponins, and flavonoids. Numerous pharmacological actions, including antihyperlipidemic, antibacterial, antifungal, anticancer, and anti-inflammatory, are present in clove.


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DOI: 10.54393/pbmj.v5i9.798
Published: 2022-09-30

How to Cite

Niazi, M. khan, tufail, T. ., Noreen, S., basharat, S. ., Hassan, F., Zeb, K., Imran , S. ., Pervaiz , R. ., & Fatima, A. . . (2022). Therapeutic and Nutritional Effect of clove: A miracle spice: Therapeutic and Nutritional Effect of Clove. Pakistan BioMedical Journal, 5(9), 12–15.



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