Antioxidant potential of some Nigerian herbal recipes

  title={Antioxidant potential of some Nigerian herbal recipes},
  author={O. Oladimeji and Cb Akpan},
  journal={Journal of Pharmacy & Bioresources},
Free-radicals have become a major source of health concern. The search for drug templates led to the screening of  Acalypha ciliata, Acalypha hispida, Acalypha indica, Acalypha wilkesiana var. golden-yellow, Acalypha wilkesiana  var. lace- acalypha, Acalypha wilkesiana var. red-acalypha, Centrosema procumbens, Centrosema pulmieri, Cyathula prostrata, Pycnanthus angolensis and Tridax procumbens for potential antioxidant activity. The plant extracts tested positive for initial rapid free-radical… Expand
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