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Table 4 Enzyme inhibitory activity of the extracts of Evolvulus alsionoides (Linn.) Linn

From: In vitro enzyme inhibitory and cytotoxic studies with Evolvulus alsinoides (Linn.) Linn. Leaf extract: a plant from Ayurveda recognized as Dasapushpam for the management of Alzheimer’s disease and diabetes mellitus

S.No.Extractα – Amylase
IC50, μg/ml
α – Glucosidase
IC50, μg/ml
Acetyl cholinesterase
IC50, μg/ml
1.H12.35 ± 0.28.10 ± 0.16.61 ± 0.07
2.C14.96 ± 0.0511.19 ± 0.137.55 ± 0.08
3.EA7.65 ± 0.14.82 ± 0.146.03 ± 0.03
4.M1.33 ± 0.053.80 ± 0.094.77 ± 0.04
5.W1.34 ± 0.083.58 ± 0.024.46 ± 0.03
6.Standarda1.32 ± 0.156.46 ± 0.12.59 ± 0.09
  1. aAcarbose was used as the standard drug in α-amylase and α-glucosidase assays, galantamine in acetylcholinesterase