STANDARDIZATION OF SOME HERBAL ANTIDIABETIC DRUGS IN POLYHERBAL FORMULATION & THEIR COMPARATIVE STUDYAbstract
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 Study Reports for Standardization of Eight Herbal Anti-diabetic drugs- Momordica charantia (seeds), Syzigium cumini (seeds), Trigonella foenum (seeds), Azadirachta indica (leaves), Emblica officinalis (fruits),Curcuma longa (rhizomes), Gymnema sylvestre (leaves),Pterocarpus marsupium (heart-wood) individually and in the form of Polyherbal marketed samples of Baidyanath Madhumehari Churna, Shivayu Madhuhari Churna and were compared to the in-house preparation for Physicochemical properties as per WHO Guidelines. 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.
Ruchi Tripathi*, Suryakant Verma, T.S. Easwari and Harish Shah
IIMT College of Medical Sciences, O-Pocket Ganganagar, Meerut-250001, Uttar Pradesh, India
29 March, 2013
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