Antioxidant and anticholinesterase investigations of Rumex hastatus D. Don: potential effectiveness in oxidative stress and neurological disorders

@inproceedings{Ahmad2015AntioxidantAA,
  title={Antioxidant and anticholinesterase investigations of Rumex hastatus D. Don: potential effectiveness in oxidative stress and neurological disorders},
  author={Sajjad Ahmad and Farhat Ullah and Muhammad Ayaz and Abdul Sadiq and Muhammad Imran},
  booktitle={Biological Research},
  year={2015}
}
Rumex species are traditionally used for the treatment of neurological disorders including headache, migraine, depression, paralysis etc. Several species have been scientifically validated for antioxidant and anticholinestrase potentials. This study aims to investigate Rumex hastatus D. Don crude methanolic extract, subsequent fractions, saponins and flavonoids for acetylcholinestrase, butyrylcholinestrase inhibition and diverse antioxidant activities to validate its folkloric uses in… CONTINUE READING
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