Hygeia journal for drugs and medicines


Medicinal Plants with antioxidant Potential: A review.

Hygeia.J.D.Med.6 (1) 2014; 106-110.

Khaled Rashed

Pharmacognosy Department, National Research Centre,Dokki, Giza, Egypt.


Article History: Received: 14 November 2013,  revised: 20 December 2014, accepted: 11 January 2014, Available online: 3April 2014

Plan: This review deals with the antioxidant potential of somemedicinal plants. 
Methodology: Plants contain a wide variety of free radical scavenging molecules,such as polyphenols, dietary glutathione, vitamins and endogenous metabolites.An attempt hasbeen made in this review to identify the major medicinal plants withantioxidant activity. 
Outcome: We Provide information concerning the complete profile of 18selected medicinal plants on their antioxidant activity.
Keywords: Medicinal plants,antioxidant activity, phytochemicals.

For Correspondence: khalednabih2015@yahoo.co.uk
Contact: 01003642233
Rid: J-3090-2013


Citation: Khaled Rashed.Medicinal Plants with antioxidant Potential: A review. Hygeia.J.D.Med2014;6(1):106-110. Available from http://www.hygeiajournal.com / Article ID- Hygeia.J.D.Med/127/14. DOI:10.15254/H.J.D.Med.6.2014.127.

Copyright@ 2014 Hygeia journal for drugs and medicines, 2229 3590, 0975 6221.
This is an open-access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License.


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