PHYTOCHEMICAL ANALYSIS OF CHLOROFORM EXTRACT OF ROOTS OF KALANCHOE PINNATA BY HPLC AND GCMSAbstract
The plant Kalanchoe pinnata is widely used in ayurvedic system of medicine as astringent, analgesic, carminative and also useful in diarrhea and vomiting. Naturalized throughout the hot and moist parts of India. And lots of phytochemical and pharmacological work has done on leaves of plant but the root part is not focused. Hence we have selected roots for phytochemical analysis which will support further evaluation of pharmacological activity. In this first roots are subjected to chloroform for extraction. And preliminary phytochemical test were performed. Chloroform extract was subjected for HPLC and GC-MS analysis which shows various phytoconstituents present in extract.
Quazi Majaz*, Sayyed Nazim, Siraj Shaikh, Pravin Gomase and Amol Choudhari
Ali-Allana College of pharmacy, Akkalkuwa, Dist- Nandurbar, Maharashtra, India
27 March, 2011
25 April, 2011
26 June, 2011
01 July, 2011