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ANTIDIABETIC EFFECT OF HELIANTHUS ANNUUS L., SEEDS ETHANOLIC EXTRACT IN STREPTOZOTOCIN- NICOTINAMIDE INDUCED TYPE 2 DIABETES MELLITUS

@inproceedings{Saini2013ANTIDIABETICEO,
  title={ANTIDIABETIC EFFECT OF HELIANTHUS ANNUUS L., SEEDS ETHANOLIC EXTRACT IN STREPTOZOTOCIN- NICOTINAMIDE INDUCED TYPE 2 DIABETES MELLITUS},
  author={S. Saini and S. Sharma},
  year={2013}
}
  • S. Saini, S. Sharma
  • Published 2013
  • Medicine
  • Aim: Helianthus annuus L., commonly known as sunflower, have a long history for use in traditional system of medicine. Seeds are claimed to be antihyperglycemic but no scientific data is available to validate the folklore claim In present study, ethanolic extract of sunflower seeds and its fractions are studied for their antidiabetic potential. Phytochemical screening is done to know the various chemical constituents present in extract. We hypothesized that the oral administration of ethanolic… CONTINUE READING
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