Phytochemical screening study and antibacterial evaluation of Symplocos racemosa Roxb

By Devmurari V. P.


Preliminary phytochemical screening of petroleum ether and alcohol extract of  Symplocos Racemosa Roxb was carried out which indicates that alcoholic extract contain carbohydrate, glycoside, saponin and terpenoid & alkaloid  and ether extract indicated presence of glycoside,  phytosterol and steroid. An antibacterial evaluation of the petroleum ether and ethanolic extract was carried out and it is found that ethanolic extract possess a good antibacterial action.


Key Words : Phytochemical Screening, Symplocos Racemosa Roxb, Antibacterial evaluation


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