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Table 5 Phytochemical analysis of Blechnum orientale active fractions

From: Blechnum Orientale Linn - a fern with potential as antioxidant, anticancer and antibacterial agent

Plant constituent EAf Butf Watf
Alkaloids - - -
Saponins - - -
Flavonoids ++ ++ ++
Terpenoids + + +
Tannins + ++ +++
  1. +++ Strong; ++ medium; + poor presence; - absent; classification was based on observation of colour intensity and amount of precipitate