Journal of
Diabetes and Endocrinology

  • Abbreviation: J. Diabetes Endocrinol.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN: 2141-2685
  • DOI: 10.5897/JDE
  • Start Year: 2010
  • Published Articles: 65

Table of Content: July-December 2019; 10(3)

July 2019

The effect of aqueous leaf extract of Adansonia digitata (baobab) on diabetes mellitus and the anterior pituitary of adult male wistar rats

This study was carried out to evaluate the anti-diabetic properties of aqueous leaf extract of Adansonia digitata leaf (ALEAD) on blood glucose level. 36 of the rats were randomly distributed into 9. Group one served as the normal control and Group 2 rats were administered with alloxan (150 mg/kg) intraperitoneally. Groups 3, 4, and 5 were orally administered with alloxan (150 mg/kg) intraperitoneally and aqueous leaf...

Author(s): Okorie Pamela, Agu Francis,  Ani Celestine, Alozie Ifeoma, Nworgu Choice, Anyaeji Pamela, Ugwu Princewill, Uzoigwe Jide, Igwe Uzoma, Ejim Nnamdi and Nwachukwu Daniel  

November 2019

Effects of the combination of Cnidoscolus aconitifolius and Metformin on the glycemia in streptozotocin-induced diabetes rats

Currently, diabetes mellitus type two is a public health challenge worldwide. Even though there are many oral hypoglycemic agents, a large part of the population continues to use herbal remedies with proven benefits. However, there are few works aimed at evaluating combinations of drugs and herbal remedies. These combinations of drugs and herbal substances can lead to a decrease in the therapeutic effect of each of...

Author(s): Eduardo Lozano Guzmán, Francisco Javier Moreno Cruz, Fernanda Jacqueline Quiñones Vidal, David Quiñonez Rodríguez, Maribel Cervantes Flores and Maria Guadalupe Nieto Pescador