Series 7: Herbal Therapy for Different Human Diseases
ISBN : 81-88279-46-3
Year: 2007
HARDBOUND PAGES: VIII + 4
DEMI SIZE Rs. 350/-

HERBAL THERAPY FOR DIABETES

Contents

  • Introduction
  • History
  • Epidemiology
  • Role of pancreatic harmones
  • General symptoms of diabetes
  • Classifications of diabetes
  • Diagnosis and monitoring
  • Test for urine-sugar or blood-sugar
  • Criteria for the diagnosis of diabetes mellitus
  • Etiopathogenesis of diabetes
  • Clinical features of diabetes
  • Metabolic changes in diabetes mellitus
  • Genes for diabetes mellitus
  • Homeostasis
  • Abnormalities in blood glucose levels
  • Glycosuria
  • Glycaemic index
  • Glycaemic load
  • Diabetic complications
  • Glycemic control and complications
  • Mechanism of hyperglycaemia induced diabetic complications
  • Management of diabetes
  • Pharmacological management of diabetes mellitus
  • Treatment
  • Alternative medicine for diabetes
  • Medicinal plants with antidiabetic potential
  • Phytotherapeutic compounds from medicinal plants
  • Preparation of phytotherapeutic extract
  • Antidiabetic herbal mixture
  • Herbal approach combating diabetes
  • Antidiabetic plants and their curative properties
  • Plants with antidiabetic activity
  • Conclusion
  • Acknowledgement
  • References