Hypolipidemic activity of Piper betel in high fat diet induced hyperlipidemic rat

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Thirunavukkarasu Thirumalai; Narayanaswamy Tamilselvan; Ernest David;
  • Publisher: Wolters Kluwer Medknow Publications
  • Journal: Journal of Acute Disease (issn: 2221-6189)
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  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.1016/S2221-6189(14)60029-9
  • Subject: Cardiovascular disease | Hyperlipidemia | Piper betel | Medicinal plant | Medical emergencies. Critical care. Intensive care. First aid | RC86-88.9 | High fat diet
    mesheuropmc: lipids (amino acids, peptides, and proteins)

Objective: To evaluate the hypolipidemic effect of Piper betel (P. betel) in high fat diet induced hyperlipidemia rat. Methods: The methanol leaf extract was tested for hypolipidemic effect in the albino rats at the selected optimum dosage of 250 mg/kg body weight an... View more
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