Journal of Parasitology Research / 2019 / Article / Tab 2

Research Article

Antimalarial Efficacy and Toxicological Assessment of Extracts of Some Ghanaian Medicinal Plants

Table 2

The major phytochemicals present in the extracts of the selected plants.

Plant ExtractFlavonoidsAlkaloidsTanninsSterolsGlycosidesCoumarins

Paspalum scrobiculatum--++---
Bidens pilosa++-+++++-
Acridocarpus alternifolius++-++++++
Clappertonia ficifolia++-++++-+
Mitragyna ciliata--++++--
Parinari congensis++-+++++-
Monanthotaxis caffra--++---
Datura stramonium++-++-++
Faurea speciosa-+++--+
Syzygium guineense++-++--+
Croton penduliflorus Hutch+-++-+-

(-) Absent; (+) present; and (++) strongly present.

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