Effect of Momordica charantia fruit juice on streptozotocin-induced diabetes in rats.

@article{Karunanayake1990EffectOM,
  title={Effect of Momordica charantia fruit juice on streptozotocin-induced diabetes in rats.},
  author={Eric Hamilton Karunanayake and S Jeevathayaparan and Kamani Hemamamla Tennekoon},
  journal={Journal of ethnopharmacology},
  year={1990},
  volume={30 2},
  pages={
          199-204
        }
}
The oral hypoglycaemic activity of Momordica charantia fruit juice was investigated in rats with streptozotocin-induced diabetes. Oral administration of the juice (10 ml/kg for 30 days) did not show a significant effect, either acute or cumulative, on the ability to tolerate an external glucose load. The glycosylated haemoglobin concentrations were significantly elevated in both juice-treated and untreated diabetic rats and there was no significant difference between the two groups. Viable beta… CONTINUE READING
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