PRELIMINARY PHYTOCHEMICAL ANALYSIS OF AEGLE MARMELOS, RUTA GRAVEOLENS, OPUNTIA DELLINI, EUPHORBIA ROYLEANA AND EUPHORBIA ANTIQUORUMAbstract
Plants are the local heritage with global importance. World is endowed with a rich wealth of medicinal plants. They represent and alternative treatment of non-serve cases of infections diseases. They are also the essential an integral part in complementary and alternative medicine and due to they which have developed the ability for the formation of various phytochemicals like terpenoids, steroids, flavonoids, tannins, phenols, saponin, cardio glycosides, carbohydrates, alkaloids, amino acids and proteins substances which are in turn used to restore health and heal many diseases. Natural products of plant and animal origin offer vast resource of newer medicinal agents with potential in clinical use. The present study was an attempt to analyse the phytochemical analysis of Aegle marmelos, Ruta graveolens, Opuntia dellini, Euphorbia royleana, Euphorbia antiquorum infive different solvent extracts. Some of the plants extracts have shown presence of phytochemicals.
Rajeshwari Sivaraj *, A. Balakrishnan , M.Thenmozhi and R. Venckatesh
Department of Biotechnology, Karpagam University, Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu, India
17 August, 2010
12 November, 2010
21 December, 2010