Phytochemical and mineral constituents of Cochlospermum planchonii (Hook. Ef. x Planch) Root

@inproceedings{Olugbemiro2011PhytochemicalAM,
  title={Phytochemical and mineral constituents of Cochlospermum planchonii (Hook. Ef. x Planch) Root},
  author={Mikhail Olugbemiro and Musa Toyin},
  year={2011}
}
Aqueous extract of Cochlospermum planchonii root was analyzed for its phytochemical and mineral compositions. The phytochemical screening and subsequent quantification revealed the presence of saponins (7.5%), phenolics (3.16%), alkaloids (2.92%), steroids (0.89%), and tannins (0.15%), flvonoids (0.07%), phlobatannins (0.03%), triterpenes (0.09%) and anthraquinones (0.19%). Cardiac glycosides, cardenolides and dienolides were however not detected. Analysis of the mineral constituents showed… CONTINUE READING

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