Mabel Parimala

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Objective: The aim of the present study was to investigate the antihyperglycaemic activity of hydroalcohol extract of Nymphaea nouchali seeds (NN) in streptozotocin (STZ) – induced diabetic rats. Methods: Acute oral toxicity study was carried out in normal female rats. Male sprague dawley rats were rendered diabetic by STZ (50 mg/kg b.wt. i.p.). At a dose(More)
BACKGROUND The aim of the present clinical study was to compare the efficacy of bovine porous bone mineral (BPBM) with and without platelet-rich plasma (PRP) for the treatment of periodontal intrabony defects. MATERIALS AND METHODS Twenty eight identical bilateral periodontal intrabony defects were selected from 14 chronic periodontitis patients. The(More)
Nymphaea nouchali Burm. f. (Family - Nymphaeaceae) is a well-known medicinal plant used in the Indian ayurvedic system of medicine for treating diabetes. The seeds especially have been prescribed for diabetes. The hydroalcoholic extract of N. nouchali seeds has been demonstrated to possess anti-hyperglycemic effects in diabetic rats, but the functional(More)
BACKGROUND In the Indian ayurvedic system of medicine, Nymphaea nouchali is used for the treatment of diabetes, cutaneous diseases, inflammation, liver disorders, urinary disorders, menorrhagia, blenorrhagia, menstruation problem, as an aphrodisiac, and as a bitter tonic. However, despite its traditional usage as an antimicrobial agent, there is no(More)
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