Ashish Vaishnav, Anish Chandy, Deenanath Jhade, Sudhish Rai
Ashish Vaishnav*, Anish Chandy, Deenanath Jhade and Sudhish Rai
School of Pharmacy, Chouksey Engg. College, Bilaspur, CG, India
Volume - 3,
Issue - 6,
Year - 2011
Moringa oleifera is commonly known as drumstick. Traditionally it is uses as an antitumor, asthma, antibiotic, analgesic and free radical scavenging agents. There was no report on leaf part of plant and hence the present investigation deals with anatomical, microscopical, powder microscopy, determination of leaf constant, phytochemical parameters and extractive values. Phytochemical studies showed the presence of alkaloids, glycosides, fixed oil, flavonoids, proteins and steroids.
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Ashish Vaishnav, Anish Chandy, Deenanath Jhade , Sudhish Rai. Pharmacognostical and Preliminary Phytochemical Studies on Moringa olifera Leaves. Research J. Pharmacognosy and Phytochemistry 2011; 3(6): 272-274.