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Table 1 Quantitative estimation of phytochemicals and antioxidant activities of different extracts of A. precatorius

From: Antioxidant and antiproliferative activities of Abrus precatorius leaf extracts - an in vitro study

Type of Extract Total Phenolsa Total Flavonoidb Total antioxidant capacityc Ferric reducing antioxidant powerc
APH 1.65 ± 0.22 6.20 ± 0.41 7.16 ± 0.43 2.67 ± 0.40
APE 23.57 ± 0.31 17.16 ± 1.04 17.92 ± 0.38 8.45 ± 0.65
APA 7.44 ± 0.10 7.23 ± 0.68 24.73 ± 0.72 10.28 ± 0.47
APW 25.48 ± 0.62 10.70 ± 0.56 16.66 ± 0.68 13.34 ± 0.35
  1. a: Gallic acid; b: Quercetin; c: Ascrobic acid equivalents mg/g dw plant material respectively. Each value is expressed as a mean ± standard deviation (n = 3).