Evidence-Based Complementary and Alternative Medicine / 2013 / Article / Tab 1

Research Article

Evaluation of Anxiolytic-Like Effect of Aqueous Extract of Asparagus Stem in Mice

Table 1

Nutrient and chemical compositions of the AEAS.


1Carbohydrates44.4g/100 g
2Proteins24.5g/100 g
3Lipids3.0g/100 g
4Calcium3.84g/100 g
5Potassium1.12g/100 g
6Magnesium0.33g/100 g
7Sodium0.28g/100 g
8Ferrum0.06g/100 g
9Copper0.19g/100 g
10Zinc0.09g/100 g
11Vitamin E0.17mg/100 g
12Vitamin B10.39mg/100 g
13Vitamin B20.89mg/100 g
14Selenium 0.14mg/100 g
15Saponins17.80g/100 g
16Flavone2.91g/100 g
17Polyphenol5.93g/100 g
18Polysaccharide11.21g/100 g
19GABA0.82g/100 g

AEAS: aqueous extract of asparagus stem; GABA: gamma-aminobutyric acid.

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