Anti-diabetic Activity of Terminalia catappa Bark Extracts in Alloxan Induced Diabetic RatsAbdul Vahab A*, and Jyoti Harindran
Department of pharmacology, UCP Cheruvandoor, Kottayam, Kerala, India
- *Corresponding Author:
- Abdul Vahab A
Department of pharmacology, UCP Cheruvandoor, Kottayam, Kerala, India.
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Received date: 24/04/2014 Accepted date: 16/05/2014
The present study was carried out to evaluate the antidiabetic activity of Terminalia catappa bark extracts in alloxan induced diabetic rats for 21 days period of study. The bark extract at a dose of (400mg/kg) exhibited significant anti-hyperglycemic activity and improvement in parameters like body weight and lipidprofile which shows significant p<0.001, on compared with normal control rats during treatment period