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Effectiveness and safety of Stevia rebaudiana dried leaves as an adjuvant in the short-term treatment of type 2 diabetes : A randomized , controlled , cross-over and double-blinded trial

@inproceedings{Pallars2015EffectivenessAS,
  title={Effectiveness and safety of Stevia rebaudiana dried leaves as an adjuvant in the short-term treatment of type 2 diabetes : A randomized , controlled , cross-over and double-blinded trial},
  author={{\'A}ngela Pallar{\'e}s and Gen{\'i}s Carrasco and Youssef Nava and Oriol Pallar{\'e}s and I P{\'e}rez and Rosa Rif{\'a} and Miriam Aide Castillo Rodr{\'i}guez},
  year={2015}
}
Article Type: Full Length Research Article Recent randomized controlled trials have demonstrated the utility of stevioside and related compounds, extracted and refined from stevia leaf plant, to improve blood glucose and blood pressure in patients with type 2 diabetes. However, up till date, no well-designed trials have shown that the dried leaves of the stevia plant have similar effects in medical use. A randomized, controlled, cross-over and double-blinded study was conducted to assess the… Expand

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