The present invention relates in general to phytosomes and more specifically to phytosomes of Ficus religiosa and a process for preparation thereof. The phytosomes of F. religiosa exhibit good consistency, better diffusion and excellent antimicrobial activity. The antimicrobial phytosome of Ficus religiosa have a vesicle size in the range from 6.0 to 7.0 ?m and an entrapment efficacy in the range from 85% to 95%. The phytosome comprises active component 10 of F. religiosa in the range from 60 to 70 ?g/ml.
Sandeep Arora, Anju Goyal, Deepak Kumar