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Table 1 Phytochemical profile of plant extracts

From: Antibacterial and antifungal activities and phytochemical profile of leaf extract from different extractants of Ricinus communis against selected pathogens

Solvents Tannins Saponins Polyuronoids Reducing sugars Terpenoids Flavonoids Alkaloids Anthraquinones
Aqueous + + + + + +
Ethanol + + + + + +
methanol + + + + + + + +
Petroleum ether + +
Ethyl acetate + + + +
  1. +, presence; , not detected