Phytochemical Analysis of Some Herbal Medicines

Document Type : Research Paper


Department of Agriculture, University of Abu Dhabi, UAE


In this research, roots of Mussaenda erythrophylla, Elaeocarpus ganitrus, and Cassia sophera were investigated in a phytochemical manner. As part of the investigation, the extracts from crude drug powder of these plants were prepared. Furthermore, these plants were subjected to the Phytochemical Screening. Carbohydrates, cardiac glycosides, steroids, alkaloids, flavonoids, and anthraquinone glycosides existed in Elaeocarpus ganitrus; Cardiac glycosides, alkaloids, and carbohydrates existed in Mussaenda erythrophylla; and carbohydrates, alkaloids, flavonoids, saponins, and anthraquinone glycosides existed in Cassia sophera.


Volume 02, Issue 02
June 2018
Pages 82-84
  • Receive Date: 06 March 2018
  • Revise Date: 23 April 2018
  • Accept Date: 11 May 2018
  • First Publish Date: 01 June 2018