The purpose of this study was to evaluate the antioxidant activity and total polyphenol content (TPC) of ten common plants used by the ethnic population in the Butwal region, Western Nepal. The methanol and/or water extracts of selected plants all exhibited antioxidant activities, corroborating their medicinal use by local communities.
|Number of pages||8|
|Journal||International Journal of Green and Herbal Chemistry|
|Publication status||Published - Mar 2016|
- 1-diphenyl-2-picryl hydrazyl
- folin ciocalteu
Aryal, P., Tiwari, G., Rimal, P., Gandharba, K., Gyawali, P., & Bhusal, R. P. (2016). A search of antioxidant compounds from common plants of Western Nepal. International Journal of Green and Herbal Chemistry, 5(2), 122-129. http://www.ijghc.com