IN-VITRO EVALUATION OF ANTIOXIDANTS ACTIVITY OF ETHANOLIC LEAVES EXTRACT OF CELASTRUS PANICULATUSAbstract
Celastrus paniculatus is an important medicinal plant used in India. Traditionally seed oil of this herb is used widely in several medicinal preparations and its bark is used in malaria in folk medicines. It is endangered and vulnerable plant. The investigation used Reducing power assay and Total phenolic content to determine antioxidant potential in the ethanolic extract of the drug. The result showed significant reducing power activity and good phenolic content ability of the sample. The extract of leaves may be considered as good antioxidant herb.
Priyanka Sharma* and N.M. Shrivastava
Department Of Pharmacy, Barkatullah University Bhopal, Madhya Pradesh, India
27 July, 2013
30 August, 2013
27 November, 2013
01 December 2013