Vol. 3, Issue 1 (2014)
HPTLC Analysis of the Leaf Extract of Hydnocarpus macrocarpa (Beddome) Warb.
Author(s): Teny David, K.V. George
Abstract: The present study was conducted to identify the major phytochemical compounds in the leaves of Hydnocarpus macrocarpa (Beddome) Warb., an endemic and endangered species from South India. The methanolic extract of leaf was subjected to phytochemical screening by HPTLC. The analysis revealed that the leaf extract of H. macrocarpa is rich in phytochemical compounds like Alkaloids, Essential oils, Flavonoids, Flavonoid glycosides, Phenolics, Saponins, Steroids, Tannins and Triterpenes.
Chromatogram of Alkaloid in the Methanolic leaf extract of H. macrocarpa.
How to cite this article:
Teny David, K.V. George. HPTLC Analysis of the Leaf Extract of Hydnocarpus macrocarpa (Beddome) Warb.. J Pharmacogn Phytochem 2014;3(1):43-51.