Hygeia journal for drugs and medicines


Anti-Diabetic profile of Herbal drugs: A Review

Hygeia.J.D.Med 2015; 7(2):42-50.

Preeti Garg 1 and Akashdeep 2

1.Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Hindu college of Pharmacy,Sonepat-131001, India
2.Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Chaudhary Bansi Lal University, Bhiwani-127021, India

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Diabetes mellitus is a common and very prevalent disease affecting the citizens of both developed and developing countries. It is estimated that 25% of the world population is affected by this disease. Diabetes mellitus is caused by the abnormality of carbohydrate metabolism which is linked to low blood insulin level or insensitivity of target organs to insulin. In the present review we discussed about Herbal medicinal plants for the treatment of Diabetes mellitus.Herbs are used to manage Type 1 and Type II diabetes and their complications. This study may be useful to the health professionals, scientists and scholars working in the field of pharmacology and therapeutics to develop antidiabetic drugs.

Keywords:   Diabetes mellitus,Treatment, Herbal Drugs

Article citation  

Preeti Garg and Aakash Deep. Anti-Diabetic Profile of Herbal Drugs: AReview. Hygeia.J.D.Med 2015;7(2):42-50. Available from http://www.hygeiajournal.com / Article ID-Hygeia.J.D.Med/150/15.  DOI:10.15254/H.J.D.Med.7.2015.150.



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