Skip to main content

Table 3 DPPH percentage scavenging activity of the crude extracts of the four plant extracts

From: Antibacterial, antioxidant, and sun protection potential of selected ethno medicinal plants used for skin infections in Uganda

DPPH percentage scavenging activity (%), IC50 μg/ml in brackets
  Hex. extract EtOAc. extract MeOH extract Aqueous extract Ascorbic acid
SP 36.03 ± 0.06 (17073.00 ) 48.81 ± 0.03 (186.41 ) 54.61 ± 0.03 (61.26) 57.01 ± 0.07 (59.82) 77.33 ± 0.05 (8.73)
ET 25.04 ± 0.00 (172.70) 36.14 ± 0.00 (316.10) 83.25 ± 0.00 (42.60)
PC 46.04 ± 0.00 (77.50) NT
PF 35.83 ± 0.00 (210.80) 33.95 ± 0.00 (107.40)
  1. NT not tested, n = 4