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Table 2 Quantitative estimation of phytochemicals of extract and its fractions of M. royleanus leaves

From: Assessment of phytochemicals, antioxidant, anti-lipid peroxidation and anti-hemolytic activity of extract and various fractions of Maytenus royleanus leaves

Samples Saponins% Tannins% Alkaloids% Protein (mg/g weight) Sugar (mg/g weight)
Methanol extract 7.05 ± 0.07 5.57 ± 0.02 1.84 ± 0.02 6.65 ± 0.45 2.03 ± 0.08
n-hexane fraction 6.4 ± 0.2 3.28 ± 0.12 0.74 ± 0.12 4.21 ± 0.01 1.01 ± 0.03
Chloroform fraction 1.76 ± 0.09 5.27 ± 0.14 1.14 ± 0.14 0.65 ± 0.11 0.01 ± 0.4
Ethyl acetate fraction 5.16 ± 0.01 4.89 ± 0.2 0.54 ± 0.2 4.56 ± 0.03 1.22 ± 0.02
n-butanol fraction 5.82 ± 0.04 3.12 ± 0.09 0.63 ± 0.09 2.23 ± 0.05 1.09 ± 0.21
Residual aqueous fraction 3.08 ± 0.11 4.12 ± 0.08 0.05 ± 0.08 1.21 ± 0.04 1.23 ± 0.04
  1. Each value is represented as mean ± SD (n = 3).