Natural Products Chemistry & Research

ISSN - 2329-6836


Phytochemical and Antioxidant Activities of Methanolic Extract of the Plant Euphorbia thymifolia Linn

Gurava Reddy K, Anuradha V and Samba Siva Rao V

The present study was designed for phytochemical and antioxidant activity of methanolic extract of the whole plant Euphorbia thymifolia linn. Belonging to the family Euphorbiaceae. It cures many diseases. The phytochemicals present in this methanolic extract were studied by standard Protocols and the invitro antioxidant activities were studied using different methods i.e., H2O2 scavenging activity, Reducing power method and Phosphomolybdinum method. These three methods show significant activity with standard drugs.