Published in Obesity and Diabetes Week, October 4th, 2004
According to a study from India, "Administration of aqueous extract of fruits of Withania coagulans Dunal significantly lowered the blood sugar, serum cholesterol, serum LPO, and hepatic LPO levels at the highest concentration of 1 g/kg; po in streptozotocin induced diabetic rats."
"In normal rats as well, the blood sugar levels were significantly decreased following treatment with the above drug," reported S. Hemalatha and colleagues at Banaras Hindu University. "Withania coagulans also exhibited free radical scavenging activity in an in vitro system...
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