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Journal of Pharmacognosy and Phytochemistry

Journal of Pharmacognosy and Phytochemistry

Vol. 6, Issue 3 (2017)

Extraction and Quantitative HPLC Analysis of Myricetin in Hydroethanolic extract of Passiflora incarnata (Passifloraceae)

Author(s):

Vijayalakshmi Chinniah, Venkata Rathinakumar Thiagarajan

Abstract:
Passiflora incarnata has widely been used to treat insomnia, nervous disorders, convulsion, ulcer etc. There has been many flavonoids previously reported in this plant apigenin, luteolin, quercetin, kaempferol, d-allopyranosyl-8-xylopyranosyl-apigenin C-glycosyl flavonoids vitexin, isovitexin, orientin, isoorientin, schaftoside, isoschaftoside, isovitexin- -glucopyranoside, isoorientin-2 -gluco-pyranoside, 2-glucosylapigenin, isoscoparin-2 -glucoside, 2 glucosyl-6-C-glucosylapigenin, 6- -glucopyranosyl-8-d-ribopyranosyl apigenin and swertisin. The percentage of myricetin present in the air dried plant material of HEEPI was calculated as 0.045 %. This is the first time myricetin has been reported in this plant.

Pages: 543-545  |  863 Views  53 Downloads

How to cite this article:
Vijayalakshmi Chinniah, Venkata Rathinakumar Thiagarajan. Extraction and Quantitative HPLC Analysis of Myricetin in Hydroethanolic extract of Passiflora incarnata (Passifloraceae). J Pharmacogn Phytochem 2017;6(3):543-545.