STUDYING THE ANTIDIABETIC BASIS OF AYURVEDIC FORMULATIONS AVIPAT-TIKARA CHURNA AND TRIPHALA CHURNAAbstract
Diabetes mellitus (DM), belongs to the class of metabolic diseases having the main symptom associated with this disease is high sugar levels in the blood for a long period. It can be categorized as the world’s major diseases considering that it affects a high population on earth and presents two main types I and II. Diabetes complications include possible blindness, amputation of the lower limb, renal failure, and cardiac arrest or stroke. This review summarizes the two Ayurvedic formulations for both types of DM, which are mentioned in the Ayurvedic Formulary of India. Until now, various types of synthetic and herbal formulations were made, and many are more frequently used in order to achieve the desired treatment. Patients prefer oral reason researchers focus their studies in this direction. This review aimed to explore antidiabetic medications since they are easier to be administered and for this, the possibility of antidiabetic treatment from herbal sources well mentioned in the Ayurvedic Formulary of India.
K. D. Praveen *, K. Nagarajan and K. Sokindra
KIET School of Pharmacy, KIET Group of Institutions, Delhi-NCR, Ghaziabad, Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam Technical University, Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh. India.
05 May 2020
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