Pharmacognostical study of Syzygium caryophyllatum L

Rohit Raj, K. S. Chandrashekar, Rajalekshmi Maheshwari, Picheswara Rao Polu, Vasudev Pai

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Aim of the present investigation is to carry out the macroscopic , anatomical, powder microscopic and phytochemical study of the leaves of Syzygium caryophyllatum. Microscopic study revealed the presence of palisade cells, parenchyma cells with tumor, vascular strands, paracytic stomata. Preliminary phytochemical screening showed presence of flavonoids, phenolic compounds, alkaloids and saponins. Pentacyclic triterpenoid saponins were absent.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1653-1657
Number of pages5
JournalResearch Journal of Pharmacy and Technology
Issue number10
Publication statusPublished - 2016

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutics (miscellaneous)
  • Pharmacology (medical)


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