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Table 3 Phytochemical composition of plantain

From: A review of the ethnomedicinal, antimicrobial, and phytochemical properties of Musa paradisiaca (plantain)

Phytochemicals Values (mg/100 g)
  Peel Leaf Flower References
Tannins 28.4 115 88.31 Adeolu and Enesi (2013), Akinsanmi et al. (2015)
Saponin 327 563.33 1430 Adeolu and Enesi (2013), Akinsanmi et al. (2015)
Phenols 89.4 4.5 5.83 Adeolu and Enesi (2013), Akinsanmi et al. (2015)
Flavonoids 1.0 145 3.98 Adeolu and Enesi (2013), Akinsanmi et al. (2015)
Alkaloids 24 156 Adeolu and Enesi (2013)