N. V. N. Prathyusha

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BACKGROUND Nuna Kadugu (NK), a Siddha medicine prepared from leaves and fruits of Morinda Pubescens, used for the treatment of various skin diseases. Though NK has been widely used for several decades, no scientific report was available on its safety. Present study was undertaken to demonstrate the oral toxicity of NK in Sprague Dawley rats. METHODS Acute(More)
ETHNOPHARMACOLOGICAL RELEVANCE Present study was undertaken to demonstrate the mode of anti-diabetic action of a polyherbal Siddha Medicine, Madhumega chooranam (MMC). MATERIALS AND METHODS MMC was fractionated into phenolic (PMMC) and non-phenolic (NPMMC) portions in order to identify bioactive fraction. Study was performed in type II diabetic rats. Role(More)
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