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International Journal of Phytomedicine and Phytotherapy

Table 1 Phytochemical contents of lemongrass tea and cold-water extract

From: Effect of lemongrass (Cymbopogon citratus Stapf) tea in a type 2 diabetes rat model

PhytochemicalsLemongrass teaLemongrass cold-water extract
Alkaloids (mg/g)38.00 ± 2.65a32.00 ± 1.73a
Flavonoids (mg/g)68.00 ± 7.55a58.05 ± 1.64a
Saponins (mg/g)22.00 ± 2.65a24.00 ± 5.29a
Tannins (mg/g)69.00 ± 4.58a51.00 ± 2.00a
Total phenolics (mgGAE/g)111.00 ± 5.57a88.00 ± 3.61b
  1. Data are shown as mean ± SD. Values with different letters across the rows for a given parameter are significantly different from each other