Issn  2249-7579
e Issn  2249-7579
Publisher JOURNAL OF PHARMACEUTICAL BIOLOGY

ANTIOXIDANT ACTIVITY OF ETHANOLIC EXTRACT OF STEM BARK OF Schleichera oleosa (Lour.Oken)

Department of Pharmacognosy and Phytochemistry, Sree Vidyanikethan College of Pharmacy, Tirupathi-517102, Andhra Pradesh, India.
Department of Pharmacognosy and Phytochemistry, Sree Vidyanikethan College of Pharmacy, Tirupathi-517102, Andhra Pradesh, India.
Department of Pharmacognosy and Phytochemistry, Sree Vidyanikethan College of Pharmacy, Tirupathi-517102, Andhra Pradesh, India.
Department of Pharmacognosy and Phytochemistry, Sree Vidyanikethan College of Pharmacy, Tirupathi-517102, Andhra Pradesh, India.
Department of Pharmacognosy and Phytochemistry, Sree Vidyanikethan College of Pharmacy, Tirupathi-517102, Andhra Pradesh, India.
Department of Pharmacognosy and Phytochemistry, Sree Vidyanikethan College of Pharmacy, Tirupathi-517102, Andhra Pradesh, India.

The ethanolic extract of stem bark of Schleichera oleosa (Lour.Oken) was screened for in vitro antioxidant activity by DPPH, Hydrogen peroxide and Nitric oxide methods. Ascorbic acid was used as reference standard. The extract showed significant antioxidant activity with all the selected methods as compared to standard ascorbic acid.

3 , 1 , 2013

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