Skip to main content

International Journal of Phytomedicine and Phytotherapy

Table 1 Radical scavenging effects of CSE and NLE on DPPH radicals

From: Comparative study of the effects of Cassia spectabilis and Newbouldia laevis leaf extracts on diclofenac-induced hepatorenal oxidative damage in rats

Concentration (mg/ml) Percentage inhibition of DPPH radicals
% Inhibition by Ascorbic acid % Inhibition by C. spectabilis extract % Inhibition by N. laevis extract
5 85.0 49.40 51.32
3 90.01 57.83 72.26
2 90.41 66.90 72.45
1 91.33 66.57 59.05
0.5 91.32 66.87 55.09
0.1 90.47 21.08 22.07
0.05 90.19 0.60 21.69
  1. Values are expressed as mean of duplicate readings