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Table 5 Effect of extracts on the anti-inflammatory mediators using the in vitro lipoxygenase and xantine oxidase assays

From: Hepatoprotective action of various partitions of methanol extract of Bauhinia purpurea leaves against paracetamol-induced liver toxicity: involvement of the antioxidant mechanisms

Sample Lipoxygenase (%) Xanthine oxidase (%)
NDGA (reference standard of LOX) 99.86 ± 0.14 -
Allopurinol (reference standard of XO) - 97.58 ± 0.32
PEBP NA 8.57 ± 0.86
EABP 15.05 ± 2.33 17.05 ± 3.14
AQBP 9.65 ± 1.10 1.65 ± 0.84
  1. All values are expressed as mean ± SEM
  2. Note: H, high (71–100 %); M, moderate (41–70 %); L, low (0–40 %); NA, not active