S.No. Name of Tests Tests/Reagents TTAE TTEE
1

Reducing Sugar

Fehlings test + +
Molish test + +
2 Glycosides Borntrager’s + +
3 Alkaloids Dragendorff’s test _ +
Mayer’s test - +
4 Phytosterol chloroform - +
5 Steroidal compounds Salkowski’s Test - +
Lieberman’s Test - +
6 Saponins Froth test + +
7 Tennins Ferric chloride test + +
Formaldehyde test + +
Test for phlobatanins + +
8 Fixed oils and Fats Spot test - -
9 Flavonoids Test for free flavanois + +
Lead Acetate Test + +
Sodium Hydroxide + +
10 Phenolic  compound Ferric chloride test + +
11 Protein and Amino acid Biuret Test - +
Ninhydrin Test - +
Here, +: presence, -: absence, TTAE=Tribulus terretris aqueous extract, TTEE=Tribulus terretris ethanol extract
Table 1: Phytochemical analysis ethanolic and aqueous fruits extract of Tribulus terrestris.
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