Acta Scientific Pharmaceutical Sciences (ASPS)(ISSN: 2581-5423)

Research Article Volume 4 Issue 2

Pharmacognostic and Preliminary Phytochemical Screening of Bauhinia tomentosa L. Leaves

R Karthiyayini* and M Harsha Vardini

Department of Botany, Avinashilingam Institute for Home Science and Higher Education for Women, Tamilnadu, India

*Corresponding Author: R Karthiyayini, Department of Botany, Avinashilingam Institute for Home Science and Higher Education for Women, Tamilnadu, India.

Received: December 30, 2019; Published: January 08, 2020

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Abstract

  Bauhinia tomentosa is one of the best and most common ornamental, medicinal plant present in all over India. The present study aims to investigate the phamacognostic analysis viz. orgnoleptic, fluorescence analysis and phytochemical screening using different extracts of leaves. Based on the results, organoleptic and flourecence analysis shows some marked difference among all treatment. In phytochemical screening was found that the methanolic leaf extracts possessed strong phytochemical activity. The study contributes to the development of standardization parameters of herbal drugs used in our system of medicine

Keywords:Bauhinia tomentosa ; Pharmacognostic; Fluorescence Analysis; Phytochemical Screening

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Citation

Citation: R Karthiyayini and M Harsha Vardini. “Pharmacognostic and Preliminary Phytochemical Screening of Bauhinia tomentosa L. Leaves" Acta Scientific Pharmaceutical Sciences 4.2 (2020): 01-03.



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