Medicinal benefits of coriander(Coriandrum Sativum L)

  title={Medicinal benefits of coriander(Coriandrum Sativum L)},
  author={U. Rajeshwari and B. Andallu},
  journal={Spatula DD - Peer Reviewed Journal on Complementary Medicine and Drug Discovery},
  • U. Rajeshwari, B. Andallu
  • Published 2011
  • Biology
  • Spatula DD - Peer Reviewed Journal on Complementary Medicine and Drug Discovery
Medicinal plants have therapeutic potential due to the presence of natural antioxidants functioning as reducing agents, free radical scavengers and quenchers of singlet oxygen. Majority of their antioxidant activity is due to bioactive compounds viz. flavones, isoflavones, flavonoids, anthocyanins, coumarins, lignans, catechins and isocatechins. Currently there has been an increasing interest to identify the antioxidants that are pharmacologically potent with low or no side effects for use in… Expand

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