A target based therapeutic approach towards diabetes mellitus using medicinal plants.

@article{Prabhakar2008ATB,
  title={A target based therapeutic approach towards diabetes mellitus using medicinal plants.},
  author={Pranav Kumar Prabhakar and Mukesh Doble},
  journal={Current diabetes reviews},
  year={2008},
  volume={4 4},
  pages={291-308}
}
Diabetes mellitus (DM) is not one disease but is a heterogonous group of syndromes. Contrary to the popular belief DM is a metabolic disorder characterized by increased blood glucose level (hyperglycemia) and this is because of insufficient or inefficient insulin secretary response. Glucose is the main energy source for the body, and in the case of DM, management of glucose becomes irregular. There are around 410 experimentally proven medicinal plants having antidiabetic properties but the… CONTINUE READING

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