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Antidiabetic Activity of Aqueous Extract of Sonchus asper Used As Anti-Hyperglycemic Herb in Kenya
(Journal of Diabetes and Clinical Studies, 2017)
Medicinal plants have been shown to manage diabetes mellitus. Sonchus asper is a medicinal herb that has been used in folk medicine to manage diabetes mellitus however there no scientific evaluation regarding its efficacy. ...
In Vivo Anti-diabetic Effects of Aqueous Leaf Extracts of Rhoicissus tridentata in Alloxan Induced Diabetic Mice
The drawbacks associated with conventional anti-diabetic agents have largely stimulated desire for alternative and complementary anti-diabetic agents, majority of which are plant-derived. The medicinal plant, Rhoicissus ...
Potential Anti-diabetic Effects and Safety of Aqueous Extracts of Urtica dioica Collected from Narok County, Kenya
(OMICS International, 2017)
Drug bio screening for potential anti-diabetics is scientifically motivated by the desire to discover newer, safer and affordable drugs that complement conventional strategies for management of diabetes. Urtica dioica ...
Antidiabetic Effects of Aqueous Leaf Extracts of Acacia nilotica in Alloxan Induced Diabetic Mice
(Elsevier Masson, 2015)
Diabetes is increasingly affecting a growing number of patients and seriously reducing their quality of life. Use of conventional drugs in diabetes management is expensive, thus, unaffordable to most patients. Furthermore ...
In-Vivo Oral and Intraperitoneal Administration of Extract from Vernonia lasiopus
(Medicinal & Aromatic Plants, 2017)
Diabetes mellitus in Kenya is a major health concern as it is known to result in mobility, mortality, and long-term complications. Conventional drugs used in the management of diabetes mellitus are unavailable, expensive, ...