Identification of chemical compounds and assay of antioxidant activity of leaf extract of daunba'balik Angin (Alphitonia excelsa) downstream left cantung region from various levels of fractions


  • Kunti Nastiti
  • Subhan Panji Cipta


Antioxidant, Wind-Turning Ba's leaves (Alphitonia Excelsa), DPPH ( 2, 2 diphenyl-1- picrihydrazil) phytochemical screening.


Background: The leaves of Ba'balik Angin (Alphitonia Excelsa) are one of the plants used by everyday people to bathe because it can produce foam to remove dirt and dust and has benefits as an antiseptic

Objectives: This study was to determine the chemical compound content of the leaves of babalik angin (Alphitonia excelsa) as well as to determine the antioxidant activity of extracts of the leaves of babalik angin (Alphitonia excelsa) from various levels of fractions
Method : In this study using the maceration extraction method using 96% ethanol as a solvent. Soaking was carried out three times for 24 hours, the results of the thick extract were carried out with an evaporator then tested for secondary metabolites with color reagents and qualitative and quantitative tests with DPPH.
Resulth : The results of the secondary metabolite test found in the leaves of Bacan Wind include flavonoids, alkaloids, terpenoids and saponins. In the IC50 value of the leaf extract of the leaf extract with the fraction of N-hexane, Ethyl acetate, Methanol, the antioxidant activity of the leaf extract was more than 500 mg/ml so it was said to be in the category of inactive antioxidant activity.
Conclusion : Antioxidant, Wind-Turning Ba's leaves (Alphitonia Excelsa), DPPH ( 2,2 diphenyl-1- picrihydrazil) phytochemical screening.

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