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Protective effect of the fruit of Dialum guineense Willd (Fabaceae) against oxidative stress
(West African College of Postgraduate Pharmacists, 2019)
Background: Plants with adequate antioxidant potential can be useful in combating cellular damage and diseases. Objectives: The aim of the study is to determine the antioxidant capacity of the different parts (fruit coat, ...
Gastroprotective and antioxidant potentials of ethanolic stem bark extract of Margaritaria discoidea (Euphorbiaceae) in rats.
Ethnopharmacological relevance: Decoctions prepared from the bark of Margaritaria discoidea (Baill.) G. L. Webster (Euphorbiaceae) are used in Nigeria and other parts of West Africa in the treatment of wounds and ulcers. ...
Hypoglycemic and antioxidant activities of the hydroethanolic leaf extract of Byrsocarpus coccineus Schumach. & Thonn. (Connaraceae)
Diabetes Mellitus is associated with significant morbidity and mortality worldwide. The need for enhanced efficacy and safety, and cheaper and more readily available new drugs has increased the search for new antidiabetic ...
In vitro antioxidant activities of ethanolic stem bark extract of Brachystegia eurycoma
(The Faculty of Basic Medical Sciences, College of Medicine of the University of Lagos., 2016)
Background: Reactive oxygen species (ROS) and free radicals are involved in the pathophysiology of diverse disease conditions and medicinal plants with antioxidant activity may be useful in the treatment of these ailments. ...
Phenolic contents, antioxidant and antibacterial activities of Hymenocardia acida
(Taylor & Francis, 2009)
This study investigates the antioxidant and antibacterial activities of aqueous and methanolic extracts from Hymenocardia acida Tul. (Hymenocardiaceae). The inhibition values of the extracts and quercetin were found to be ...