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Antioxidant activity of selected edible cucurbitaceous fruit peels
(Pharmaceutical Society of Nigeria, 2018-06-01)
Background: Peels of some edible fruits are regarded as waste and discarded. This study evaluated antioxidant activity of peels of selected cucurbitaceous fruits viz Cucumis melo Linn. var. inodorus (CM), Cucumis sativus ...
Antiinflammatory, analgesic and antioxidant activities of cyathula prostrata (linn.) blume (amaranthaceae)
Ethnopharmacological relevance: Cyathula prostrata (Linn) Blume (Amaranthaceae) is an annual herb widely used traditionally in the treatment of various inflammatory and pain related health disorders in Nigeria. The aim of ...
Formulation and Antioxidant Activity Evaluation of Spondias mombin - Abelmoschus esculentus Mucilage Emulsion
(Bangladesh Pharmaceutical Society, 2021-01-26)
Plant gums and mucilage have wide applications in pharmaceutical formulations as emulsifying agents. But these are quite costly, therefore there is always the need for cheaper alternatives. In this study, Okra mucilage ...
Evaluation of antioxidant activity of Tetracarpidium conophorum (M¨ull. Arg) Hutch & Dalziel leaves
(Hindawi Publishing Corporation, 2011)
This study evaluated the antioxidant activity as well as bioﬂavonoid content of the methanol and ethanol-water extracts of the fresh and dried leaves of Tetracarpidium conophorum. Antioxidant activity was determined by ...
Extraction and estimation of pectins from unripe, ripe and overripe banana (Musa Acuminata L.) and plantain (Musa Paradisiaca L.) peels and their antioxidant activities.
(Nigerian Association of Pharmacists in Academia (NAPA), 2020)
Background: Pectin has several unique properties that enabled it to be use as a matrix for entrapment and/or delivery of a variety of drugs, proteins and cells. They are used in pharmaceutical as carriers in drug delivery, ...
Antioxidant activities of Daniellia oliveri (Rolfe) Hutch. & Dalziel and Daniellia ogea (Harms) Rolfe ex Holland (Caesalpiniaceae).
(Natural Product Research Group University of Benin, 2020)
Daniellia oliveri and Daniellia ogea (Caesalpiniaceae) are medicinal plants used for their various ethnomedicinal uses. Cellular damage induced by free radicals has been implicated in several diseases. Antioxidants possess ...