Vol. 7, Issue 10 (2018)
Phytochemical screening of Boeica filiformis
Amina Ferdous Chowdhury, Nura Ahmed, Rafiqul Hasan Khan, Shakera Islam Keya, Mahbuba Mohoshina Runa, Monika Nasrin Munni and Kazi Nuruddin Al Masud
This study was conducted to perform the phytochemical screening of Boeica filiformis (Roxb.). The plant belongs to the Gesneriaceae family and locally used analgesic agent. This study provides a scientific basis for the use of Boeica filiformis in traditional medicine. The plant was extracted using Ethanol. The extract was subjected to phytochemical screening. The phytochemical screening of Boeica filiformis seeds showed the presence of alkaloids, flavonoids, tannins, phenol, phlobatannin, quinones, sterol and tannins but showed absence of glycosides and resin.
How to cite this article:
Amina Ferdous Chowdhury, Nura Ahmed, Rafiqul Hasan Khan, Shakera Islam Keya, Mahbuba Mohoshina Runa, Monika Nasrin Munni, Kazi Nuruddin Al Masud. Phytochemical screening of <em>Boeica filiformis</em>. Pharma Innovation 2018;7(10):648-650.