Published in Obesity and Diabetes Week, October 20th, 2003
"In view of alleged antidiabetic potential, effect of the petroleum ether, methanol, and aqueous extracts of Terminalia catappa Linn (combretaceae) fruit, on fasting blood sugar levels and serum biochemical analysis in alloxan-induced diabetic rats were investigated," scientists in India report.
"All the three extracts of Terminalia catappa produced a significant antidiabetic activity at dose levels 1/5 of their lethal doses," stated A. N. Nagappa and collaborators at Birla Institute of Technology and Sciences and the S.C.S. College of Pharmacy. "Concurrent...
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