Aqueous and hydro alcoholic extracts of the leaves of Barleria grandiflora Dalz. were evaluated for the antioxidant activity by the FTC and TBA methods. The results obtained in the present study indicate that the leaves of Barleria grandiflora are potential source of natural antioxidants. Initial phytochemical screenings of the extracts have shown the presence of flavanoids, tannins, saponins, carbohydrates and aminoacids
Sawarkar, H. A.; Khadabadi, S. S.; Wandhare, M. D.; Farooqui, I. A.; and Deokate, U. A.
"The Antioxidant Activity of the Leaves of Barleria grandiflora Dalz. (Acanthaceae),"
Ethnobotanical Leaflets: Vol. 2009
, Article 3.
Available at: http://opensiuc.lib.siu.edu/ebl/vol2009/iss4/3