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Herbal medicines for diabetes mellitus: a review.

  title={Herbal medicines for diabetes mellitus: a review.},
  author={Mahadeva U. S. Rao and Munna Sreenivasulu and B. Chengaiah and K. Jayashankar Reddy and Challa Madhusudhana Chetty},
  journal={International Journal of PharmTech Research},
Diabetes mellitus is one of the common metabolic disorders and 2.8% of the population suffers from this disease throughout the world and it may cross 5.4% by the year 2025. Oral hypoglycemic agents like sulphonylureas and biguanides are still the major players in the management of the disease but there is growing interest in herbal remedies due to the side effects associated with the oral hypoglycemic agents. Herbal medicines have been the highly esteemed source of medicine throughout human… 

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