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International Journal of Phytomedicine and Phytotherapy

Table 4 Activity of Phyto-components identified in whole plant methanol extract of Marattia fraxinea Sm.

From: Gastrothylax crumenifer: Ultrastructure and histopathology study of in vitro trematodicidal action of Marattia fraxinea (Sm.)

Name of the compound Molecular formula Compound nature Activity
1-Hexanol, 2-ethyl-(CAS)
2 ETHYL HEXANOL
C8H18O
C8H18O
Fatty alcohol Antifungal, herbicide
DIHYDROTHIOPHENE
Thiophene, 2,3-dihydro- (CAS)
C4H6S
C4H6S
Heterocyclic aromatic compound Anthelmintic, antioxidant
1,2,3-Propanetricarboxylic acid, 2-hydroxy-, triethyl ester (CAS)
Triethyl citrate
C12H20O7
C12H20O7
Fatty acid derivative Antiulcer, Inhibit oxidative phosphorylation, kreb’s cycle and anti-inflammatory
Phenol, 2-methyl-5-(1,2,2-trimethylcyclopentyl)-, (S)- (CAS)
Xanthorrhizol
C15H22O
C15H22O
Polyphenol derivatives
Terpenoid
Antioxidant, anti-inflammatory and antibacterial anthelmintic activity
Anticancer, antimicrobial, anti-inflammatory, anthelmintic antioxidant,antihyperglycemic, antihypertensive, antiplatelet, nephroprotective, hepatoprotective, estrogenic and anti-estrogenic effects.
Dibutyl phthalate
1,2-Benzenedicarboxylic acid, dibutyl ester (CAS)
C16H22O4
C16H22O4
Plasticizer compound Anti-fouling, antimicrobial
2-Hexadecen-1-ol, 3,7,11,15-tetramethyl-,[R-[R*,R*-(E)]]- (CAS)
Phytol
C20H40O
C20H40O
Diterpene
Acyclic Diterpene Alcohol
Antioxidant, anticancer, antimicrobial, anthelmintic Antimicrobial, anthelmintic anticancer, anti-inflammatory, diuretic and antidiabetic
Hexanedioic acid, bis(2-ethylhexyl) ester (CAS)
Hexanedioic acid, dioctyl ester (CAS)
C22H42O4
C22H42O4
Saturated fatty acid antioxidant, hypocholesterolemic, nematicidal, pesticidal, lubricant, haemolytic, cosmetic, antiandrogenic and flavouring property.
1,2-Diphenyl-5-(t-butyl)acephenanthrylene
Fern-9(11)-ene
C32H26
C30H50
Aromatic compounds/flavonoids
Fernane type triterpenoids
Cancer-preventive, flavour
Analgesic, antinociceptive, anti-implantation, anti-inflammatory, antiviral, anthelmintic property.