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Phytochemical Analysis of Moringa Oleifera in Urban and Coastal Area

Nimmi Babychan, Sophia Mole L, Sakhi Prabhachandh

Abstract


Moringa oleifera is a shrub which is rich in antioxidant and have great influence in the reduction of free radicals which cause oxidative stress and their by decreasing cell metabolism. This study compares the phytochemical Screening of phenol, Flavonoids, terpenoids, Alkaloids, Saponins, Tannins, , phlobatannins, anthraquinones, and reducing sugar content between Urban and coastal Moringa oleifera. Based on the study found that the Flavonoids, Terpenoids, Reducing sugar, Alkaloids are present in both Urban and coastal M.oleifera and the absence of phlobatannins are detected in both the areas.


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Moringa oleifera

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