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metadata.conference.dc.title: Ten commonly available medicinal plants in Malaysia used for the treatment of diabetes – A review.
metadata.conference.dc.contributor.*: Sekar, Mahendran,FPHS UniKL RCMP.
Abdullah, Muhammad Zulhilmi,FPHS UniKL RCMP.
Nor Azlan, Ahmad Yasser Hamdi, FPHS UniKL RCMP.
Nasir, Siti Nabila,FPHS UniKL RCMP.
Zakaria, Zahida, FPHS UniKL RCMP.
Abdullah, Mohd Syafiq, FPHS UniKL RCMP.
metadata.conference.dc.subject: Medicinal plants
Diabetes 11-Aug-2013
metadata.conference.dc.publisher: Innovare Academic Sciences Knowledge to Innovation.
metadata.conference.dc.identifier.citation: S. Mahendran, Muhammad Zulhilmi bin Abdullah, Ahmad Yasser Hamdi bin Nor Azlan, Siti Nabila binti Nasir, Zahida binti Zakaria, Mohd Syafiq bin Abdullah. (2014). Ten commonly available medicinal plants in Malaysia used for the treatment of diabetes – a review. Asian Journal of Pharmaceutical and Clinical Research. 7 (1). 1-5.
metadata.conference.dc.description.abstract: Background: Diabetes mellitus is a common and serious metabolic disorder throughout the world. Search for newer drugs continues because the existing synthetic drugs have several limitations and side effects. Traditional plants have been used throughout the world for the treatment of diabetes. Objective: The present study is an attempt to list of the commonly available medicinal plants with antidiabetic and related beneficial effects originating from different parts of Malaysia. Method: This study was carried out for a general knowledge in which to give information on common medicinal plants in Malaysia used for the treatment of diabetes. Results: There are 10 such very commonly available medicinal plants were found and described in this review which clearly shows the importance of herbal plants in the treatment of diabetes. Conclusion: Only a few plants have been subjected to detailed scientific investigation. However, further pharmacological and toxicological studies at the molecular and clinical levels are still warranted to confirm the potential of these plants.
metadata.conference.dc.identifier.uri: http://localhost/xmlui/handle/123456789/11688
metadata.conference.dc.identifier.issn: 0974-2441
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