Diuretic, hypotensive and hypoglycaemic effect of Phyllanthus amarus.

  title={Diuretic, hypotensive and hypoglycaemic effect of Phyllanthus amarus.},
  author={N Srividya and Sangeeta Bhargava Periwal},
  journal={Indian journal of experimental biology},
  volume={33 11},
Diuretic, hypotensive and hypoglycaemic effects of Phyllanthus amarus (syn. Phyllanthus niruri) on human subjects were assessed. Nine mild hypertensives (four of them also suffering from diabetes mellitus) were treated with a preparation of the whole plant of P. amarus for 10 days. Suitable parameters were studied in the blood and urine samples of the subjects, along with physiological profile and dietary pattern before and after the treatment period. Significant increase in 24 hr urine volume… CONTINUE READING
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