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Pharmacognosy Res. 2011 Jan;3(1):49-56. doi: 10.4103/0974-8490.79116.

Standardization of some herbal antidiabetic drugs in polyherbal formulation.

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Truba Institute of Pharmacy, Karond Gandhi Nagar by pass Road, Bhopal-38, Madhya Pradesh India.

Abstract

BACKGROUND:

Ayurvedic formulations are used to treat a wide variety of diseases including diabetes mellitus Standardization of herbal formulation is essential in order to assess the quality of drugs. The present paper reports standardization of eight herbal anti-diabetic drugs-Momordica charantia (seeds), Syzigium cumini (seeds), Trigonella foenum (seeds), Azadirachta indica (leaves), Emblica offi cinalis (fruits), Curcuma longa (rhizomes), Gymnema sylvestre (leaves), Pterocarpus marsupium (heart-wood) individually and in polyherbal marketed samples of Baidyanath Madhumehari Churna

MATERIAL AND METHODS:

Shivayu Madhuhari Churna, Meghdut Madhushoonya Churna and were compared to the in-house preparation for physicochemical properties.

RESULTS AND CONCLUSIONS:

The limits obtained from the different physicochemical parameters of the individual eight herbal drugs and the marketed formulations could be used as reference standard for standardization of the anti-diabetic drugs in a quality control laboratory.

KEYWORDS:

Herbal antidiabetic drugs; physicochemical parameters; polyherbal formulation; standardization

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