International Journal of Pharmacy and Chemistry

Volume 9, Issue 1, January 2023

  • Determination of Antioxidant Capacity and HPLC Analysis of Gallic Acid Plus Rutin in Some Lamiaceae Plants Growing in the East of Libya

    Abdullah Alamami, Samar Ben Zaed, Esra El Naili, Areej Daboub, Naema Elremali, Fatma Elshibani, Salim Skaik

    Issue: Volume 9, Issue 1, January 2023
    Pages: 1-8
    Received: Nov. 17, 2022
    Accepted: Feb. 04, 2023
    Published: Feb. 27, 2023
    Abstract: Lamiaceae family comprise a wide range of medicinal and aromatic plant species with strong antioxidant properties and multiple pharmaceutical applications in folk medicine. Mentha piperita L., Ocimum basilicum, Origanum vulgare L, Rosmarinus officinalis L, Salvia officinalis L. and Thymus capitatus, are edible plants in Libya, belonging to this fam... Show More
  • Effect of Seasonal Variation on the Chemical Composition of Leaf Essential Oil of Aframomum Latifolium (K. Schum) Obtained from Southwest Nigeria

    Ogunmola Oluranti Olagoke, Amusat Mumini Adekunle, Azeez Eniola Morufat, Adedosu Taofik Adewale

    Issue: Volume 9, Issue 1, January 2023
    Pages: 9-13
    Received: Nov. 30, 2022
    Accepted: Jan. 11, 2023
    Published: May 22, 2023
    Abstract: This study was aimed at investigating effect of seasonal variation on yield and chemical composition of leaf essential oil of Aframomum Latifolium over a period of twelve months. Fresh leaves of this plant were subjected to hydrodistillation every month for a period of twelve months using an all glass Clevenger apparatus. The volatile oil obtained ... Show More