Table 2: HPTLC-alkaloids profile of methanolic extract of leaf and root parts of Hypochaeris radicata.

TrackPeakRfHeightAreaAssigned substance

Leaf10.0226.4414.1Unknown
20.0973.12008.4Nicotine
30.22245.512317.2Colchicine
40.31237.013364.9Strychnine
50.46350.820474.3Alkaloid 1
60.6235.51609.5Unknown
70.7548.41226.0Unknown
80.83233.013146.6Unknown
90.88299.78239.3Unknown
100.91315.018195.6Unknown

Root10.0151.0307.8Unknown
20.07120.53219.2Unknown
30.22138.44068.1Unknown
40.30200.910777.9Unknown
50.35114.02592.8Unknown
60.3895.81666.7Unknown
70.41135.92626.5Chelidonine
80.45248.811159.1Unknown
90.49225.66352.6Alkaloid 1
100.6358.42099.0Unknown
110.6733.21124.4Unknown
120.83295.916509.4Unknown

Standard10.41569.915416.8Chelidonine