DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.18203/2319-2003.ijbcp20150007

Anti-diabetic and hypolipidemic effects of the aqueous leaf extract of Bougainvillea species

Manali Mangesh Mahajan, Sujata Dudhgaonkar, Swapnil Narayan Deshmukh

Abstract


Diabetes mellitus (DM) is a chronic, metabolic disorder characterized by altered carbohydrate, fat and protein metabolism and an increased risk of micro and macrovascular complications. It is projected to become one of the world’s main disablers and killers within the next 25 years.

Keywords


Diabetes mellitus, Bougainvillea glabra, Hypoglycemic

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