Vol. 4, Issue 4, Part B (2016)
Antidiabetic potentials of common herbal plants and plant products: A glance
Author(s): Ijomone Oghogho Rosalie and Ekpe EL
Abstract: Right from time immemorial, herbal medicine has been in practice. This is so, as many plants have been discovered to have pharmacological properties and have been applied in the management of many patients with various ailments and diseases with successes. This has prompted great interest among researchers in this regard to study various plants with medicinal properties. This study looks at the various plants like Anisopus mannii, Daniella olivieri, Detarium macrocarpum, Leptadenia hastate and Mimosa invisa, Vermonia amygdalia, Bidens pilosa, Carica papaya, Citrus aurantiifolia, Cimum gratissimum, Momordica charantia, and Morinda lucida which have been adopted for anti-diabetic therapy and their pharmacological properties have been widely explored. They may also provide clue for the development of new and better oral drugs for diabetes mellitus.
How to cite this article:
Ijomone Oghogho Rosalie, Ekpe EL. Antidiabetic potentials of common herbal plants and plant products: A glance. Int J Herb Med 2016;4(4):90-97.