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Journal of Pharmacognosy and Phytochemistry

Vol. 3, Issue 5 (2015)

Review on Sea purslane

Author(s): Manbir Kaur, Nitika
Abstract: Sea purslane is a creeping, ornamental plant of family Aizoaceae. It is a perennial herb that grows throughout the world. Preliminary phytochemical screening of leaf showed the presence of alkaloid, coumarin, flavonoid, phenol, steroid, tannins, terpenoid, and sugar in the different extracts. The plant possess broad spectrum activity against gram positive and gram negative bacteria as well as significant antifungal and antioxidant activity. It possess a number of bioactive constituents like Phytol, Squalene, Vitamin E, Benzoic acid, Hexadecanoic acid, ethyl ester, Oleic acid, eicosyl ester.

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Pages: 22-24  |  1281 Views  21 Downloads
How to cite this article:
Manbir Kaur, Nitika. Review on Sea purslane. J Pharmacogn Phytochem 2015;3(5):22-24.
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