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Effect of fluoride intoxication on lipidperoxidation and antioxidant status in experimental rats.
Fluoride is a potent enzyme poison. Thirty ground water samples from Vellore District, Tamil Nadu, India were analysed for fluoride content and it was revealed that the fluoride content of 24 samplesExpand
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Ameliorative potential of resveratrol on proinflammatory cytokines, hyperglycemia mediated oxidative stress, and pancreatic β‐cell dysfunction in streptozotocin‐nicotinamide‐induced diabetic rats
Chronic exposure of pancreatic β‐cells to supraphysiologic glucose causes adverse β‐cell dysfunction. Thus, the present study was aimed to investigate the hypothesis that oral administration ofExpand
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Antioxidant effect of Aloe vera gel extract in streptozotocin-induced diabetes in rats.
In the present study, an attempt has been made to evaluate the presence of antioxidant property in the alcoholic extract of Aloe vera leaf gel. Oral administration of Aloe vera gel extract at aExpand
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Resveratrol, a natural phytoalexin, normalizes hyperglycemia in streptozotocin-nicotinamide induced experimental diabetic rats.
Resveratrol is a polyphenolic phytoalexin produced in appreciable amounts as a secondary metabolite in grapevines in response to fungal infections. Based on the present knowledge, it appears to be aExpand
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BENEFICIAL EFFECTS OF ALOE VERA LEAF GEL EXTRACT ON LIPID PROFILE STATUS IN RATS WITH STREPTOZOTOCIN DIABETES
1 The effect of diabetes mellitus on lipid metabolism is well established. The association of hyperglycaemia with an alteration of lipid parameters presents a major risk for cardiovascularExpand
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Beneficial effects of Murraya koenigii leaves on antioxidant defense system and ultra structural changes of pancreatic beta-cells in experimental diabetes in rats.
Oxidative stress and oxidative damage to tissues are common end points of chronic diseases such as atherosclerosis, diabetes, and rheumatoid arthritis. Oxidative stress in diabetes coexists with aExpand
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Protective effect of Eugenia jambolana seed kernel on tissue antioxidants in streptozotocin-induced diabetic rats.
Oxidative stress plays an important role in chronic complications of diabetes. In the present study the antioxidant effect of oral administration of ethanolic extract of Eugenia jambolana seed kernelExpand
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Resveratrol attenuates hyperglycemia-mediated oxidative stress, proinflammatory cytokines and protects hepatocytes ultrastructure in streptozotocin-nicotinamide-induced experimental diabetic rats.
The present study was hypothesized to investigate the hepatoprotective nature of resveratrol in averting hyperglycemia-mediated oxidative stress by measuring extent of oxidant stress and levels ofExpand
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Modulatory effects of resveratrol on attenuating the key enzymes activities of carbohydrate metabolism in streptozotocin-nicotinamide-induced diabetic rats.
Resveratrol, a ubiquitous stress-induced phytoalexin, has demonstrated a wide variety of biological activities which make it a good candidate for the treatment of diabetes mellitus. The present studyExpand
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Beneficial effects of Momordica charantia seeds in the treatment of STZ-induced diabetes in experimental rats.
The aim of the present study was to evaluate the effect of the aqueous extract of seeds of two varieties, namely a country and hybrid variety of Momordica charantia (MCSEt1 and MCSEt2) on oxidativeExpand
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