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Table 3 Quantitative phytochemical analysis of P. jacquemontiana leaves methanol extract and its derived fractions

From: Phytochemical investigation and antimicrobial appraisal of Parrotiopsis jacquemontiana (Decne) Rehder

Percentage (%) yield per gram mg of GAE/ g of extract
Plant extracts Alkaloids Flavonoids Saponins Phenols Tannins
PJM 12.5 ± 0.17 7.4 ± 0.14 4.4 ± 0.42 611.5 ± 2.18 159.4 ± 1.85
PJH 0.71 ± 0.21 NT NT NT NT
PJC 7.7 ± 0.14 3.5 ± 0.07 NT 342.8 ± 1.69 203.8 ± 2.67
PJE 22.5 ± 0.5 NT 5.5 ± 0.28 NT 244.3 ± 2.03
PJB 5.7 ± 0.36 6.6 ± 0.42 1.8 ± 0.11 NT 231.6 ± 1.93
PJA NT 4.6 ± 0.11 NT NT 110.5 ± 0.74
  1. Mean ± SD (n = 3), PJM P. jacquemontiana methanol fraction, PJH P. jacquemontiana n-hexane fraction, PJC P. jacquemontiana chloroform fraction, PJE P. jacquemontiana ethyl acetate fraction, PJB P. jacquemontiana butanol fraction, PJA P. jacquemontiana aqueous fraction, NT Not Tested
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