Biochemical Analysis and Nutritional Composition of Fenugreek Extract

Biochemical Analysis of Fenugreek Extract


  • Madiha Khan Niazi University Institute of Diet and Nutritional Sciences, Faculty of Allied Health Sciences, The University of Lahore, Lahore, Pakistan
  • Muhammad Osama Maooz Awan University Institute of Diet and Nutritional Sciences, Faculty of Allied Health Sciences, The University of Lahore, Lahore, Pakistan
  • Faiza Ejaz University Institute of Diet and Nutritional Sciences, Faculty of Allied Health Sciences, The University of Lahore, Lahore, Pakistan
  • Saleha Hameed Minhaj University Lahore, Lahore, Pakistan
  • Nimra Fatima Kinnaird College for Women University, Lahore, Pakistan
  • Talha Noor Faculty of Eastern Medicine, Hamdard University, Karachi, Pakistan
  • Muhammad Anas Faculty of Eastern Medicine, Hamdard University, Karachi, Pakistan
  • Syed Zahoor-ul-Hasaan Zaidi Faculty of Eastern Medicine, Hamdard University, Karachi, Pakistan
  • Farooq Hassan Punjab Healthcare Commission, Lahore, Pakistan
  • Muhammad Amjed Ismail Faculty of Eastern Medicine, Hamdard University, Karachi, Pakistan



Fenugreek, Antioxidant, Minerals, Proximate


Fenugreek is important herb because of their high phytochemical content, dietary fibre level, and nutritional value. Fenugreek have a wide range of nutritional and physiological benefits and its value added products have been provided in this study.  Objective: To characterize the Fenugreek seeds powder for its nutritional and chemical profile. Methods: Fenugreek was analysed for its chemical contents i.e. moisture, crude fibre, ash, crude fat and protein, minerals and antioxidants was quantified according to their procedures. Results: The results showed fenugreek had higher values of proximate testing and other nutrients like minerals. The results showed fenugreek had higher antioxidants. Conclusions: In conclusion, Fenugreek outperform most chemical, nutritional, vitamin, and outstrip Fenugreek antioxidants criteria. It is convincingly suggested that Fenugreek be included in a diet-based treatment for rheostat lifestyle-related illnesses. 


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DOI: 10.54393/df.v4i03.105
Published: 2023-12-31

How to Cite

Niazi, M. K., Awan, M. O. M., Ejaz, F., Hameed, S., Fatima, N., Noor, T., Anas, M., Zaidi, S. Z.- ul-H., Hassan, F., & Ismail, M. A. (2023). Biochemical Analysis and Nutritional Composition of Fenugreek Extract: Biochemical Analysis of Fenugreek Extract . DIET FACTOR (Journal of Nutritional and Food Sciences), 4(03), 47–50.