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OBJECTIVE The present study was designed to evaluate the effect of Aegle marmelos unripe fruit extract (AMFE) on inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) in Wistar albino rats. MATERIALS AND METHODS Effect of AMFE was studied on acetic acid induced ulcerative colitis (1 ml of 4% acetic acid solution, transrectal) and indomethacin-induced enterocolitis (10 mg/kg,(More)
Diabetes mellitus is a multifunctional disorder in which free radicals may cause oxidative cellular injury and changes in the activity of the antioxidant enzymes. So the objective of the study was to find out the antioxidant properties of Aloe vera. Streptozotocin induced diabetic rats were treated with Aloe vera extract (150 mg and 300 mg/kg) and standard(More)
Lipids play a vital role in the pathogenesis of diabetes mellitus. The elevated serum lipids represent the risk factor for coronary heart disease in diabetes mellitus patients. Aim& objective: To evaluate the hypoglycemic, hypolipidemic properties of Aloe vera. Methods: Normal euglycemic rats were treated with distilled water, Aloe vera 150 and 300mg/kg(More)
OBJECTIVES The objective of this study is to identify and compare the nature of the drug-related problems (DRPs) associated with self-medication and non-self-medication (drug use guided by a prescription). MATERIALS AND METHODS The cross-sectional, observational study was conducted on 1100 adult participants at a convenience sample of six retail private(More)
CONTEXT The determinants of over-the-counter (OTC) medication need to be understood to design adequate drug information policies. AIM To determine the prevalence and predictors of OTC medication among the adult population of Berhampur town in Odisha, India. SETTINGS AND DESIGN It was a prospective, cross-sectional, observational study carried out in the(More)
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