PHYTOCONSTITUTENTS OF MEDICINALLY IMPORTANT PLANT ANDROGRAPHIS PANICULATA NEESAbstract
Andrographis paniculata Nees is a plant that has been effectively used in traditional Asian medicines for centuries. It’s perceived “blood purifying” property and also for medicinal properties. The present paper deals to study the phytochemical screening of Andrographis paniculata for various medicinally important compounds. In the present investigation, it was found that phenols, alkaloids, tannins, flavonoids are present in leaves, stem, and root of the plant. Saponin is absent.
S. R. Biradar, D. S. Birajdar * and B. D. Rachetti
Tissue Culture Research Center, Department of Botany, Department of Physics Shri Chhatrapati Shivaji College Omerga, Osmanabad, Maharashtra, India.
12 September 2014
27 December 2014
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01 January 2015