Skip to main content

Table 6 Phytochemical constituents of crude extract and solvent fractions of Croton macrostachys

From: In vivo antimalarial activity of the crude leaf extract and solvent fractions of Croton macrostachyus Hocsht. (Euphorbiaceae) against Plasmodium berghei in mice

Secondary metabolites Crude extract Chloroform extract Methanol extract Aqueous extract
Alkaloids + + + +
Saponins + - + +
Phenolic compounds + + + -
Cardiac glycosides + - + -
Tannins + - + +
Flavonoids + - + -
Terpenoids + + - -
Anthraquinones - - - -
Phlobatannins - - - -
  1. -, absent; +, present.