Subba Rao Chamakuri , Priyanka Dasari, Usha R, Ambareen, Swathi P, Qhader Shareef, Arun Kumar S
Tannins and flavonoids fractions of Mimosa pudica leaves were screened for phytochemical constituents. Phytochemical analysis of the extract revealed that the antimicrobial activity of the plant materials is due to the presence of active constituents like tannins or flavonoids. Mimosa pudica is used in disease related to blood and bile, bilious fever, piles, jaundice, leprosy, ulcer and smallpox. In the present study tannins and flavonoids fractions of Mimosa pudica leaves sample were obtained using maceration process. Phytochemical studies revealed that tannin and flavonoids are present in the sample.
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