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Table 1 Phytochemical screening test of Indigofera spicata Forssk. crude hydroalcoholic leaves extract

From: Effect of hydroalcoholic leaves extract of Indigofera spicata Forssk. on blood glucose level of normal, glucose loaded and diabetic rodents

Phytochemical Test Test result
Alkaloids Wagner’s test +
Glycoside Modified Borntrager’s test +
Tannins Ferric chloride test +
Saponins Foam test +
Phytosterols Salkowski’s test +
Flavonoids Lead acetate test +
Phenols Ferric chloride test -
Diterpenes Copper acetate test +
  1. + refers presence and – refers absence