PHYTOCHEMICALS INVESTIGATION AND TLC ANALYSIS OF JASMINUM MULTIFLORUM LEAVESAbstract
Jasminum multiflorum belongs to the Oleaceae family. It is used as a traditional medicine from ancient times. It is a large evergreen twinner shrub found throughout India. Present study reports the phytochemical properties which have been carried out on the leaves extract using ethanol, methanol, ethyl acetate, acetone and n-hexane. The phytochemicals analysis show the presence of Phenols, Saponins, Terpenoids etc; TLC has been carried out on different extracts of leaves of Jasminum multiflorum, which have shown different Rf values. The presences of phenols, terpenoids and saponins based phytochemicals are reported.
Sunil H. Ganatra*, Shweta P. Durge and Archana M. Ramteke
Department of Chemistry, Institute of Science, R. T. Road, Civil Lines, (Affiliated to Rashtrasant Tukdoji Maharaj Nagpur University), Nagpur, Maharashtra, India
27 November, 2012
13 January, 2013
25 February, 2013
01 March, 2013