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Table 1 Phytochemical screening of ethanolic extract of Psidium guajava Linn leaves

From: Evaluation of neurobehavioral activities of ethanolic extract of Psidium guajava Linn leaves in mice model

SI. no. Phytoconstituents Test method Result
01 Carbohydrates 1. Molisch’s test +ve
2. Benedict’s test +ve
3. Fehling’s test +ve
02 Proteins 1. Ninhydrine test +ve
2. Biuret test −ve
03 Steroids 1. Liberman-Burchard test +ve
04 Terpenoids 1. Salkowski test +ve
05 Flavonoids 1. Lead acetate test +ve
2. Alkaline reagent test +ve
06 Alkaloids 1. Wagner’s test +ve
2. Hager’s test −ve
07 Glycosides 1. Keller-Kiliani test +ve
08 Anthocyanins 1. NaOH test −ve
09 Saponins 1. Froth test −ve
10 Tannins 1. Lead acetate test +ve
2. Ferric chloride test +ve
  1. +ve = presence, −ve = absence